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Fastenal Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E24.24 EPS (ttm)1.72 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand293.95M Perf Week-3.22%
Market Cap12.25B Forward P/E20.42 EPS next Y2.04 Insider Trans-6.44% Shs Float280.04M Perf Month4.00%
Income509.80M PEG1.60 EPS next Q0.47 Inst Own91.80% Short Float12.86% Perf Quarter-0.61%
Sales3.81B P/S3.22 EPS this Y9.90% Inst Trans3.10% Short Ratio9.96 Perf Half Y-4.06%
Book/sh6.31 P/B6.61 EPS next Y11.84% ROA21.60% Target Price43.40 Perf Year-12.08%
Cash/sh0.41 P/C101.43 EPS next 5Y15.10% ROE27.00% 52W Range39.20 - 49.75 Perf YTD-11.22%
Dividend1.12 P/FCF405.74 EPS past 5Y21.80% ROI24.70% 52W High-16.22% Beta0.92
Dividend %2.69% Quick Ratio1.50 Sales past 5Y14.10% Gross Margin50.70% 52W Low6.35% ATR0.79
Employees18417 Current Ratio3.30 Sales Q/Q8.80% Oper. Margin21.30% RSI (14)51.16 Volatility1.77% 1.90%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.07 EPS Q/Q13.20% Profit Margin13.40% Rel Volume0.54 Prev Close41.64
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.00 EarningsApr 14 BMO Payout103.50% Avg Volume3.62M Price41.69
Recom2.60 SMA200.67% SMA501.02% SMA200-4.11% Volume1,935,990 Change0.11%
Dec-12-14Initiated Stifel Buy
Jan-16-14Reiterated Barclays Underweight $40 → $43
Apr-11-13Reiterated Barclays Underweight $44 → $41
Mar-05-13Reiterated Wunderlich Buy $52 → $59
Jan-18-13Reiterated Barclays Underweight $41 → $44
Nov-09-12Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $50 → $51
Jun-18-12Initiated Longbow Neutral
Jun-11-12Reiterated Wunderlich Buy $51 → $48
May-25-12Initiated Wunderlich Buy $51
Apr-16-12Reiterated Barclays Underweight $36 → $39
Mar-06-12Reiterated UBS Neutral $49 → $53
Dec-07-11Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral $40 → $43
Oct-06-11Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral $38 → $36
Jul-07-11Downgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Buy → Hold
Apr-13-11Upgrade UBS Neutral → Buy $63 → $72
Dec-14-10Initiated UBS Neutral $60
Jan-06-10Upgrade Piper Jaffray Neutral → Overweight $54
Jan-21-09Downgrade FTN Midwest Neutral → Sell
Jan-15-09Upgrade Morgan Keegan Mkt Perform → Outperform
Jul-14-08Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $55 → $58
May-06-15 04:03PM  Fastenal's April Sales Grow Slightly Amid Industrial Slump - Analyst Blog
May-05-15 05:23PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation
07:41AM  April 2015 Sales Information at noodls
Apr-23-15 01:04PM  FASTENAL CO Financials
10:12AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Securit
09:18AM  5 Big Stock Charts to Trade for Gains at TheStreet
Apr-22-15 08:10PM  10-Q for Fastenal Co. at Company Spotlight
Apr-17-15 11:04AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Apr-15-15 04:11PM  Fastenal (FAST) Earnings Analysis: By the Numbers
10:10AM  Company News for April 15, 2015 - Corporate Summary
09:22AM  Fastenal (FAST) Stock Price Target Cut at Credit Suisse at TheStreet
07:00AM  The Nuts and Bolts of Industrial Distributor Moats at Morningstar
Apr-14-15 04:29PM  Alcatel-Lucent and JPMorgan are big market movers
02:42PM  Fastenal (FAST) Earnings Report: Q1 2015 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
11:08AM  Fastenal's Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Fall Short - Analyst Blog
11:05AM  Fastenal (FAST) Stock Rising Today on Earnings Beat at TheStreet
08:46AM  Fastenal Company (FAST) Earnings Beat, Sales Miss - Tale of the Tape
07:29AM  Fastenal Sales Weaker Than Expected on Poor Economic Positions at The Wall Street Journal
07:24AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
07:07AM  Q1 2015 Fastenal Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
07:03AM  March 2015 Sales Information at noodls
07:03AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2015 First Quarter Earnings at noodls
06:57AM  Fastenal tops 1Q profit forecasts
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2015 First Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Apr-13-15 07:39PM  Fastenal Is Focusing on Higher Sales to Boost Share Price at TheStreet
05:39PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend at noodls
05:27PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
02:45PM  Winona (County of) MN -- Moody's affirms Aa2 rating on Winona County, MN's GO at Moody's
11:42AM  What to Expect When Fastenal (FAST) Reports Earnings Results on Tuesday at TheStreet
09:45AM  5 Stocks Set to Soar on Bullish Earnings at TheStreet
Apr-10-15 09:40AM  What's Ailing Fastenal Company (FAST) in Q1 Earnings? - Analyst Blog
Mar-27-15 05:31PM  It's a Low, Low, Low Rate World at Barrons.com
Mar-26-15 05:20PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
Mar-25-15 01:00PM  3 Stocks That Insiders Love
Mar-24-15 05:25PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
05:20PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2015 First Quarter Earnings at noodls
05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2015 First Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
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Mar-09-15 12:30PM  Fastenal's Sales Disappoint Again in February; Shares Down - Analyst Blog
Mar-04-15 07:03AM  February 2015 Sales Information at noodls
Feb-25-15 01:34PM  Lumber Liquidators Plunges On Disappointing Earnings at Investor's Business Daily
Feb-18-15 12:37PM  Traders reverse course on Fastenal
Feb-17-15 04:48PM  How's Fastenal (FAST) Poised for 2015: Should You Invest? - Analyst Blog
Feb-16-15 01:00AM  Fastenal Company (FAST): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research - Zacks Equity Research Report
Feb-11-15 01:42PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
Feb-07-15 07:07PM  10-K for Fastenal Co. Company Spotlight
Feb-05-15 12:43PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report EDGAR Online
11:10AM  Fastenal Company (FAST) Down 8% on Soft January Sales - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-04-15 12:03PM  Fastenal (FAST) Stock Is Down Today on Revenue Miss at TheStreet -7.78%
Jan-16-15 12:21PM  Here's what companies said about the economy this week Yahoo Finance Contributors
10:10AM  Company News for January 16, 2015 - Corporate Summary Zacks
Jan-15-15 02:14PM  Fastenal (FAST) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
12:59PM  Fastenal Reports Sturdy Q4, But Concerns Linger at Investor's Business Daily
10:14AM  Fastenal Meets Q4 Earnings, Gross Margin Remains Weak - Analyst Blog Zacks
08:21AM  Fastenal Company (FAST) Earnings In Line, Sales Miss - Tale of the Tape Zacks
07:23AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Fastenal Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
07:03AM  Fastenal meets 4Q profit forecasts AP
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2014 Annual and Fourth Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Jan-14-15 05:21PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Jan-02-15 05:19PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2014 Annual and Fourth Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Dec-19-14 09:31AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation EDGAR Online
Dec-17-14 09:48AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
Dec-12-14 08:43AM  UPDATE: Stifel Initiates Coverage On Fastenal Company On Compelling Long-Term Growth Story Benzinga
07:22AM  Coverage initiated on Fastenal by Stifel Briefing.com
Nov-21-14 10:28AM  Traders bet Fastenal will break out optionMONSTER
Nov-19-14 06:00AM  5 Hated Short-Squeeze Stocks Ready to Pop: Burger King and More at TheStreet
Nov-07-14 12:35PM  Midday movers: Allergan, Freshpet, Transocean & more at CNBC
08:38AM  Fastenal names Leland Hein as next CEO AP
07:21AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer GlobeNewswire
Nov-06-14 05:24PM  Fastenal Sales Up, Margins Soft: Should You Invest? Zacks
Oct-15-14 10:55AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
10:27AM  As we survey the damage, we look to the future... Yahoo Finance Blogs
Oct-13-14 01:00PM  Margin Pressures Drag Fastenal (FAST) to a 52-Week Low Zacks
Oct-10-14 06:33PM  Fastenal meets Q3 estimates Investor's Business Daily
05:56PM  Today's Market Thorns, Roses, and All Time Highs... Yahoo Finance Blogs
04:37PM  Worst week for S&P 500, Nasdaq since May 2012 at CNBC
03:30PM  Infosys Jumps On Upbeat Earnings; Microchip Technology Shares Decline Benzinga
02:59PM  Fastenal (FAST) Earnings Report: Q3 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
02:20PM  Fastenal Earnings Meet, Sales Beat Estimates; Margins Soft Zacks
01:03PM  3 Stocks Underperforming Today In The Wholesale Industry at TheStreet
11:26AM  Markets Mixed; Fastenal Earnings Meet Estimates Benzinga
10:37AM  Industry Supplier Fastenal Sales Pace Slowed In Sept. at Investor's Business Daily
09:56AM  Will Fastenal (FAST) Stock Be Helped by Its Third Quarter Earnings Beat? at TheStreet
07:37AM  Early movers: SYMC, YELP, MSFT, FDO, TSLA & more at CNBC
07:21AM  Fastenal meets 3Q profit forecasts AP
07:16AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
07:07AM  Q3 2014 Fastenal Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2014 Third Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
05:30AM  Symantec, Progressive, Fastenal in focus at MarketWatch
Oct-09-14 11:59PM  [$$] For Fastenal, Past Isnt Prologue at The Wall Street Journal
05:15PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
03:07PM  [$$] For Fastenal, Past Isn't Prologue at The Wall Street Journal
09:30AM  US stock indexes open lower amid quarterly earnings at CNBC
Oct-07-14 02:03PM  5 Stocks Set to Soar on Bullish Earnings at TheStreet
Fastenal Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers fasteners, and other industrial and construction supplies primarily under the Fastenal name. Its fastener products include threaded fasteners, such as bolts, nuts, screws, studs, and related washers, which are used in manufactured products and building projects, as well as in the maintenance and repair of machines and structures. The company also offers miscellaneous supplies and hardware, including various pins and machinery keys, concrete anchors, metal framing systems, wire ropes, strut products, rivets, and related accessories. It serves the manufacturing market comprising original equipment manufacturers, and maintenance and repair operations; and non-residential construction market, which include general, electrical, plumbing, sheet metal, and road contractors. The company also serves farmers, truckers, railroads, mining companies, schools, and retail trades; and oil exploration, production, and refinement companies, as well as federal, state, and local governmental entities. Fastenal Company distributes its products through a network of approximately 2,700 company owned stores. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Winona, Minnesota.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Rucinski Steven AExecutive Vice PresidentApr 27Option Exercise35.0025,000875,00028,609Apr 29 06:35 PM
Rucinski Steven AExecutive Vice PresidentApr 27Sale42.5025,0001,062,5023,609Apr 29 06:35 PM
Heise Rita J.DirectorMar 11Buy40.833,000122,4785,000Mar 13 12:17 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorMar 04Buy39.7150019,8548,450Mar 06 03:00 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorFeb 27Buy42.00301,260429Mar 02 03:07 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorFeb 27Buy41.9550020,9777,950Mar 02 03:07 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 05Buy42.2348620,524339Feb 09 04:37 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorFeb 05Buy42.122359,8987,450Feb 06 03:55 PM
LUNDQUIST NICHOLAS JExecutive Vice-PresidentAug 04Option Exercise22.507,000157,500228,000Aug 05 04:21 PM
LUNDQUIST NICHOLAS JExecutive Vice-PresidentAug 01Option Exercise22.5015,000337,500221,000Aug 05 04:21 PM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentJul 23Buy44.552,500111,37556,807Jul 24 12:03 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorJul 22Buy45.1425011,2847,215Jul 24 12:01 PM
OBERTON WILLARD DCEOJul 15Buy45.142,00090,274387,449Jul 16 11:59 AM
KIERLIN ROBERT AFormer DirectorJun 05Sale49.1760,0002,950,47611,835,625Jun 06 10:46 AM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentJun 04Option Exercise22.5010,000225,00022,588Jun 06 10:45 AM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentJun 04Sale49.4110,000494,06412,588Jun 06 10:45 AM