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Whole Foods Market Inc (NASDAQ:WFM)

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 +0.35 / +1.13%
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Institutional investors purchased a net $9.6 million shares of WFM during the quarter ended September 2016 and now own 86.94% of the total shares outstanding. This majority interest is a greater percentage than is typical for companies in the Food Retail industry and highlights that the smart money sees this stock as an important holding.
Mutual fund holders43.83%
Other institutional43.11%
Individual stakeholders2.00%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2016SELECT EQUITY GROUP LP  Bought 2.8 Million shares of Whole Foods Market Inc
9/30/2016BLACKROCK ADVISORS LLC  Bought 2.5 Million shares of Whole Foods Market Inc
9/30/2016MORGAN STANLEY & CO. LLC  Bought 2.2 Million shares of Whole Foods Market Inc

Top 10 Owners of Whole Foods Market Inc

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
The Vanguard Group, Inc.9.18%29,271,713828,096,761+197,101+0.68%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.45%14,196,689401,624,332+393,110+2.85%
Sands Capital Management LLC3.73%11,900,718336,671,312-413,369-3.36%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.3.31%10,544,291298,297,992-3,266,207-23.65%
Select Equity Group LP3.05%9,705,988274,582,401+2,849,799+41.57%
Capital Research & Management Co....2.85%9,091,437257,196,753-1,053-0.01%
Fidelity Management & Research Co...2.56%8,160,808230,869,258-2,573,443-23.97%
Goldman Sachs Asset Management LP2.49%7,946,543224,807,701-1,483,850-15.73%
Neuberger Berman Investment Advis...2.18%6,951,393196,654,908+1,172,347+20.29%
Sustainable Growth Advisers LP1.71%5,462,214154,526,034+866,404+18.85%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Whole Foods Market Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund2.27%7,248,067205,047,815-36-0.00%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...2.08%6,640,599187,862,546+76,767+1.17%
American Funds AMCAP Fund1.54%4,898,000138,564,42000.00%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...1.46%4,651,012131,577,129+1,796,552+62.94%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.40%4,468,597126,416,609+58,627+1.33%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.10%3,516,89399,492,903-20,256-0.57%
American Funds Investment Company...1.10%3,500,00099,015,00000.00%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF1.07%3,408,88596,437,357+9,752+0.29%
Parnassus Endeavor Fund1.01%3,220,00091,093,800+760,000+30.89%
First Trust Consumer Staples Alph...0.78%2,493,91670,552,884-24,480-0.97%