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Call Of The Day: Whole Foods

Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 5:48 PM ET

Looking at the call of the day, research firm OTR alerted its clients on Thursday that Whole Foods orders to suppliers have been slowing down over the last few weeks, in part because of rising fuel prices

Shares of the gourmet supermarket chain dropped on the report.

Smells like a trade. How should you game this stock, especially with earnings due next week?

Don’t make a move until you check out our interview with Jon Gates, director of research at OTR.

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Call of the Day: Whole Foods
Whole Foods is cutting back inventories, and slowing orders to suppliers, with Jon Gates, director of research at OTR.

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