Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) News: Raised PT, Dr. Garber’s Lecture, Top Executive’s Advise & More

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Whole Foods Market Price Target Raised to $53.00 at Williams Capital (WFM) (ZolMax)
Equities research analysts at Williams Capital lifted their price target on shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) from $49.50 to $53.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, StockRatingsNetwork reports. The firm currently has a “market perform” rating on the stock. Williams Capital’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 2.08% from the company’s current price. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at TheStreet reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) in a research note to investors on Monday. Separately, analysts at Bank of America raised their price target on shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) to $62.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday, June 20th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM)Dr. Garber to Lecture on Stress Management at Whole Foods Market, Woodland Hills, CA (DigitalJournal)
Life comes with ups and downs. Everyday stress creeps into our lives on a daily basis and has many affects. Depending on the person, stress can cause mood swings, anxiety and sometimes depression. Coping with day-to-day stresses such as family issues, medical ailments and more create havoc in our lives. With today’s unstable economy, sometimes just paying the bills can trigger panic. Overwhelming feelings take over which sometimes lead to inertia, hysteria or a sense of hopelessness. On Sunday, June 30th renowned homeopath Dr. Stuart H. Garber will give an informal lecture at the Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) in Woodland Hills. Dr. Garber will be speaking about the affects of stress and how to enjoy life more fully, naturally.

William and Kate Royal Addition Cheese Available at Whole Foods Market (BrowardPalmbeach)
Those of us anticipating the arrival of the royal stork can now celebrate in the most cheesy way possible. Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) is announcing the launch of Westminster William and Kate Royal Addition Cheddar Cheese. The cheese celebrates the upcoming arrival of William and Kate’s baby — the first royal heir to be born in over 25 years. The all-natural, white cheddar is made by Somerdale Classic English Cheese in Wellington, Somerset, one of England’s leading importers of cheese to the United States. Aged forEbay 12 months, the cheese has a “creamy yet savory flavor”.

Produce is the ‘right product at the right time’ (WesternFarmPress)
A top executive with the Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) grocery chain urges consumers to increase fruit and vegetable consumption, declaring that “produce is the right product at the right time” to help reduce obesity in the U.S. Walter Robb, Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM)’ co-chief executive officer, says, “The ultimate answer to the (obesity) crisis is not a pill or operation – it’s taking more responsibility for your diet. One part of that is fruit and vegetables.” Nutrient-packed fruits and vegetables on the plate can help nip and tuck the growing obesity epidemic in the U.S.