Afraid Competition Is Squeezing Whole Foods Market? Check Out Hain Celestial

Whole Foods Market  (NASDAQ: WFM  ) shares have been pummelled lately, down more than 25% over the past year. Investor concern over increasing competition -- competition that will eat into Whole Food's impressive margins -- started becoming a reality in the most recent quarter. On the other hand, Hain Celestial  (NASDAQ: HAIN  ) shares are up 30% over the same period, as the organic and natural foods maker expands and grows.

In the short video below, Foolish contributor Jason Hall gives us some insight into both Whole Foods and Hain Celestial. He thinks Whole Foods is in better shape than the market is making it seem right now, but is especially bullish on Hain's potential over the next decade. 

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Jason Hall

Born and raised in the Deep South of Georgia, Jason now calls Southern California home. A Fool since 2006, he began contributing to in 2012. Trying to invest better? Like learning about companies with great (or really bad) stories? Jason can usually be found there, cutting through the noise and trying to get to the heart of the story.

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HAIN $58.27 Down -0.53 -0.90%
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