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Shares of Sprouts Farmers Rank the Highest in Terms of Sales Growth in the Food Retail Industry (SFM, SFS, NGVC, IMKTA, CASY)

Feb 09, 2018 (SmarTrend(R) News Watch via COMTEX) --

Below are the three companies in the Food Retail industry with the highest sales growth. Sprouts Farmers ranks highest with a sales growth of 1,261.8%. Following is Smart & Final St with a sales growth of 933.8%. Natural Grocers ranks third highest with a sales growth of 900.5%.

Ingles Markets-A follows with a sales growth of 547.4%, and Casey'S General rounds out the top five with a sales growth of 539.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Sprouts Farmers on November 2nd, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $20.63. Since that recommendation, shares of Sprouts Farmers have risen 29.1%. We continue to monitor Sprouts Farmers for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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