Amazon-Whole Foods deal hammers grocery stores; Dow ticks up

NEW YORK/June 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Amazon&#8217;s $13.4 billion deal for Whole Foods sent grocery stores, big retailers, and food makers and distributors plunging Friday. Energy companies rose while other stocks were little changed. It&#8217;s rare for a single deal to have a big effect on the broader stock market, but Amazon&#8217;s agreement to buy [&#8230;]<br />The post Amazon-Whole Foods deal hammers grocery stores; Dow ticks up appeared first on STL.News.