Safeway stock lost -0.11 %, and the last close price as of 29 Jan, 2015 is 35.1 for SWY stock. The total market value as denoted by 8.09B for Safeway, is the market value of the company's outstanding shares. Safeway valuation can be different from its intrinsic stock price when viewed from a value investors perspective.
The stock price movement of a company indicates what investors are willing to pay. For Ex: if investors feel that Safeway is worth a lot, it will most likely be reflected in an inflated Safeway stock quote, and vice versa. However, it must be noted that a company's value must not be equated to its share price. 52544264 shares were traded with a closing stock price of 35.1 as of 29 Jan, 2015, as can be seen from Safeway stock quote. One can view Safeway stock chart to follow the stock price trend. The board of directors decide what percentage of a company's earnings will be paid out as dividends. Safeway stock dividend was 0.92 during the last quarter. To check the historical stock price movement, all time high, and all time low of SWY, view Safeway stock price history.