Grocery store stocks get a major hit after Amazon deal

Summary of the damage in the U.S after the bell closed:

— Wal-Mart Stores. The giant retailer sank $3.67, or 4.7 percent, to $75.24.

— Target. The retailer fell $2.85, or 5.1 percent, to $52.61.

— Costco. The wholesale club company gave up $12.95, or 7.2 percent, $167.11.

— Supervalu. The grocery store operator lost 54 cents, or 14.4 percent, to $3.22.

— United Natural Foods. The purveyor of natural and organic foods suffered gave back $4.36, or 11 percent, to $35.39.

— Kroger. The grocery store chain declined $2.27, or 9.2 percent, to $22.29.

— Sysco. The food distributor sank $1.15, or 1.2 percent, to $54.38.

— Cal-Maine Foods. The egg producer fell $1.75, or 4.5 percent, to $37.35.

— CVS Health. The drugstore company lost $3.03, or 3.8 percent, to $77.06.

Source: AP