How Do You Buy Stock in Whole Foods?

How Do You Buy Stock in Whole Foods?

The Whole Foods common stock is traded on the Nasdaq market and can be purchased by consulting a qualified broker, according to Whole Foods. The trading symbol for the stock on the market is WFM. The company has a dividend policy of supplying cash dividends as that is in the best interests of policy holders. Such a policy is subject to capital availability.

As of early 2016, the stock was rated a "hold" by the investor advising services site The Street. The stock can also be purchased at such sites such as The Street, which offer broker services for a fee. There is no major evidence to expect a negative or positive performance of the stock in the near future.

The company clearly has strengths such as expanding profit margins and a solid financial position, reports The Street. Weaknesses however counter these strengths, and they include a decreasing net income, weak cash flow and small returns on equity. The Street rates the stock with the grade of a C, with a number rating of 2.67 out of a possible five. As of early 2016, the stock was trading just over $32 a share. It had a 52-week range at this time of a low of $28.73 and a high of $57.57.