Amazon-Whole Foods: Price Likely to Climb

There are a couple of things to be aware of with the Whole Foods (WFM) - Amazon (AMZN) deal, the most of important of which is that it is not a done deal.

When carrying cost is accounted for, WFM is trading for over $1 a share above the deal price. Why? Because there is no way this goes down this easy for AMZN. They are essentially scooping WFM on the bottom. WFM was a near-$30 billion company in 2013 and near $20 billion as recently as 2015. AMZN knows they are buying the bottom, and so does Walmart (WMT) , Target (TGT) and Costco (COST) . I think there is a strong chance one of those companies puts in a rival bid, likely Walmart....378 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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