Macquarie Group Ltd. Has $345,000 Stake in Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM)

Macquarie Group Ltd. reduced its stake in shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) by 80.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,200 shares of the company’s stock after selling 33,800 shares during the quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd.’s holdings in Whole Foods Market were worth $345,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of Whole Foods Market by 103.7% in the 2nd quarter. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 2,750 shares of the company’s stock valued at $116,000 after purchasing an additional 1,400 shares during the period. AT Bancorp acquired a new position in shares of Whole Foods Market in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $118,000. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. grew its position in shares of Whole Foods Market by 169.1% in the 2nd quarter. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 3,428 shares of the company’s stock valued at $132,000 after purchasing an additional 2,154 shares during the period. Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA acquired a new position in shares of Whole Foods Market in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $190,000. Finally, Harbour Capital Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of Whole Foods Market by 4,111.0% in the 2nd quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 8,422 shares of the company’s stock valued at $200,000 after purchasing an additional 8,222 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 79.18% of the company’s stock.

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Several equities analysts recently issued reports on the company. UBS AG upgraded Whole Foods Market from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $42.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, July 10th. Pivotal Research reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Whole Foods Market in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $42.00 price objective on Whole Foods Market and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Whole Foods Market in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Whole Foods Market in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Whole Foods Market presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $37.76.

About Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market, Inc is engaged in the business of natural and organic foods supermarket. The Company operates approximately 456 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Its stores have an average size of approximately 39,000 square feet, and are supported by its distribution centers, bake house facilities, commissary kitchens, seafood-processing facilities, a produce procurement center, and a specialty coffee and tea procurement and roasting operation, among others.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM)

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