A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Parnassus Investments CA raised its stake in shares of Whole Foods Market by 29.2% in the first quarter.
On April 21, the Whole Foods chief authorized an outside consultant to contact Amazon, a filing to US regulators on Friday shows. Over the last week of the month, it was -0.57%, 38.88% over the last quarter, and 35.78% for the past six months. Cadence Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Whole Foods Market by 4.5% in the first quarter.
Amazon's bankers "also made it clear again. that Amazon.com would disengage from its efforts to acquire the Company and pursue other alternatives and initiatives if the $42.00 per share price were not accepted", the filing said, "and that Amazon.com expected that the Company would not approach other potential bidders while the Company was negotiating with Amazon.com". Finally, Cadence Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Whole Foods Market during the fourth quarter worth about $203,000. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.37. Sustainable Growth Advisers Lp acquired 300,555 shares as Whole Foods Market Inc (WFM)'s stock rose 16.43%. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -0.57%.
In April, activist hedge fund Jana Partners disclosed it is the second biggest shareholder in Whole Foods with a almost 9 percent stake. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $37.57 and a 200-day moving average price of $33.06.
(NASDAQ:WFM)'s short data and trying to figure out market sentiment on which way the market thinks the stock is moving. The firm's revenue was down 99.9% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Whole Foods Market Inc had 54 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
(NASDAQ:WFM) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 11th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, June 30th will be paid a $0.18 dividend. This is a positive change from Whole Foods Market's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. (NASDAQ:WFM) earned "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, June 1. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.71%. The stock of Whole Foods Market, Inc.
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WARNING: "Principal Financial Group Inc". In the filing Whole Foods provides a thorough timeline of the deal, which gives the most comprehensive view yet of how the acquisition went down. "(WFM)" was reported by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. If you are viewing this article on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of global copyright laws. American Intl Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) was raised too. Wells Fargo upgraded the shares of WFM in report on Thursday, May 11 to "Outperform" rating. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, July 30 by RBC Capital Markets.
Amazon.com (AMZN) didn't originally want to pay the $42 per share it agreed to with Whole Foods Market (WFM) in its $13.7 billion deal announced last month, an SEC proxy statement released Friday showed.
Whole Foods said in the filing it sought $45 per share from Amazon but settled for $42 per share, which the ecommerce giant called its "best and final offer". The firm owned 12,038 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 2,378 shares during the period. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock.
In other Whole Foods Market news, insider Juan Nunez sold 14,502 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 18th. Trexquant Investment Lp sold 82,900 shares as Gap Inc Del (GPS)'s stock declined 8.95%. Also, insider Laura A. Derba sold 2,200 shares of Whole Foods Market stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 16th. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
About 13,366 shares traded. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.34, for a total transaction of $52,002.54.
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