Below is an interesting story published on Seeking Alpha, a web site that bills itself as “the premier website for actionable stock market opinion and analysis, and vibrant, intelligent finance discussion.” The author, Rich Shea from Shea Marketing, comes up with his top grocery retailers based on current consumer shopping trends, margins, future growth and stock valuation. Of the five retailers listed as his favorites, none are traditional supermarkets.

Here’s the story: Our Top Grocery Retailers for 2011