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284. Whole Foods Market
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Rank: 284 (Previous rank: 324)
CEO: John P. Mackey
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 8,031.6 1.0
Profits 146.8 28.2
Assets 3,783.4
Stockholders' equity 1,627.9
Market value (3/26/2010) 6,032.3
Profits as % of  
Revenues 1.8
Assets 3.9
Stockholders' equity 7.3
Earnings per share  
2009 $ 0.85
% change from 2008 3.7
1999-2009 annual growth rate % 8.2
Total return to investors %
2009 190.8
1999-2009 annual rate 10.0
Rank Company 500
rank
Revenues
($ millions)
1 CVS Caremark 18 98,729.0
2 Kroger 23 76,733.2
3 Walgreen 32 63,335.0
4 Supervalu 47 44,564.0
5 Safeway 52 40,850.7
6 Rite Aid 89 26,289.5
7 Publix Super Markets 99 24,515.0
8 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea 247 9,516.2
9 Whole Foods Market 284 8,031.6
10 Winn-Dixie Stores 306 7,367.0
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2009.
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Headquarters
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Whole Foods Market
550 Bowie St.
Austin, TX 78703
512-477-4455
www.wholefoodsmarket.com
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