Whole Foods Still a Picture of Health

After the close Wednesday, Whole Foods (WFM) beat the consensus estimate by $0.01, but investors thought the top line was slightly below estimates. Analysts had expected $3.09 billion in revenue, and the company reported just $3.06 billion. In after-hours trading, the stock fell by less than 2%.

Last month, I was bullish on Whole Foods. I thought recent efforts by management to shed the "Whole Paycheck" label were beginning to work. I believed the benefits of these changes would begin to trickle down, and that the company would get into a better competitive position. I thought Street earnings estimates were low, especially in the out years....261 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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