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FAST Fastenal Company monthly Stock Chart
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Fastenal Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E29.67 EPS (ttm)1.73 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand289.08M Perf Week6.75%
Market Cap14.81B Forward P/E25.58 EPS next Y2.00 Insider Trans-0.38% Shs Float287.60M Perf Month6.71%
Income499.50M PEG2.53 EPS next Q0.45 Inst Own80.60% Short Float6.87% Perf Quarter32.68%
Sales3.96B P/S3.74 EPS this Y-2.30% Inst Trans0.82% Short Ratio7.42 Perf Half Y24.31%
Book/sh6.69 P/B7.66 EPS next Y9.63% ROA18.60% Target Price50.20 Perf Year42.09%
Cash/sh0.39 P/C131.43 EPS next 5Y11.75% ROE26.50% 52W Range34.16 - 51.56 Perf YTD9.07%
Dividend1.28 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y7.40% ROI21.80% 52W High-0.62% Beta1.01
Dividend %2.50% Quick Ratio2.60 Sales past 5Y7.40% Gross Margin49.60% 52W Low50.01% ATR1.03
Employees19864 Current Ratio6.20 Sales Q/Q2.70% Oper. Margin20.10% RSI (14)74.86 Volatility3.08% 2.06%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.20 EPS Q/Q2.90% Profit Margin12.60% Rel Volume1.05 Prev Close50.55
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.20 EarningsJan 18 BMO Payout69.40% Avg Volume2.66M Price51.24
Recom2.80 SMA207.19% SMA509.05% SMA20016.89% Volume2,789,681 Change1.36%
Jan-19-17Reiterated Stifel Hold $44 → $50
Jan-12-17Upgrade Avondale Mkt Perform → Mkt Outperform
Jan-05-17Upgrade KeyBanc Capital Mkts Sector Weight → Overweight
Oct-14-16Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Aug-26-16Initiated Macquarie Neutral $50
Jul-07-16Initiated Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight $46
Jun-17-16Resumed Credit Suisse Neutral
Apr-08-16Reiterated Barclays Underweight $29 → $38
Apr-01-16Downgrade Stifel Buy → Hold
Mar-22-16Initiated Sterne Agee CRT Neutral
Mar-17-16Reiterated Stifel Buy $49 → $51
Mar-08-16Initiated Argus Buy $57
Jan-19-16Reiterated Stifel Buy $45 → $41
Oct-14-15Reiterated Stifel Buy $42 → $41
Aug-24-15Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral $45 → $44
Jul-21-15Initiated KeyBanc Capital Mkts Sector Weight
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-19-17 10:31AM  Company News for January 19, 2017
08:30AM  Fastenal Company (FAST) Climbs: Stock Adds 6% in Session
07:50AM  Chart: Fastenal Takes Flight, but Will It Stay Up?
Jan-18-17 09:49PM  Edited Transcript of FAST earnings conference call or presentation 18-Jan-17 3:00pm GMT +5.80%
06:06PM  Why Fastenal, Mead Johnson Nutrition, and CoLucid Pharmaceuticals Jumped Today at Motley Fool
05:05PM  The Hot Stock: Fastenal Jumps 5.8% at Barrons.com
04:41PM  Nasdaq, S&P 500 Pull Off A Win, Dow Lags; Netflix Soars On Earnings Beat
03:57PM  Fastenal (FAST) Q4 Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates
01:12PM  Fastenal shares spike after earnings, hit 52-week high at CNBC
12:10PM  Stock Indexes Tread Water; Will Bears Follow On Tuesday's Losses?
09:33AM  Stocks Mixed as U.S. Consumer Prices, Industrial Output Rise
08:35AM  Fastenal (FAST) Beats Q4 Earnings, Misses Sales
07:51AM  [$$] Fastenal Sales Rise at The Wall Street Journal
07:10AM  Fastenal tops 4Q profit forecasts
07:07AM  Q4 2016 Fastenal Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2016 Annual and Fourth Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
05:55AM  5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday
Jan-17-17 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
02:14PM  Traders Could Be Thrashed for Heavily Shorting These 5 Stocks
Jan-16-17 03:03PM  David Rolfe Comments on Fastenal
03:02PM  David Rolfe Comments on Tractor Supply Company
11:41AM  David Rolfe's Wedgewood Partners 4th Quarter Letter: Changing of the Guard
07:16AM  Can Fastenal (FAST) Pull a Surprise this Earnings Season?
Jan-14-17 03:44PM  How Vending Machine Technology Can Boost Fastenal's Growth
Jan-13-17 08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as MSC Industrial's Q1 FY17 Results Outperformed Market Estimates Accesswire
Jan-12-17 07:14AM  Fastenal upgraded by Avondale
01:30AM  Fastned Continues Rapid Growth in Fourth Quarter 2016 PR Newswire
Jan-05-17 08:10AM  Analysts' Actions -- Adobe, Etsy, Macy's, Western Digital and More
Jan-03-17 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2016 Annual and Fourth Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Dec-30-16 10:00AM  Irrational Fastenal Is My Short Pick of the Year for 2017
Dec-28-16 10:09AM  [video]10 Grade-A Dividend Growth Stocks Worth Buying for 2017
Dec-19-16 01:22PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : December 19, 2016
Dec-06-16 04:03PM  HD Supply Edges Past Views; Fastenal, Grainger Near Buy Points
Nov-28-16 11:07AM  Is It Time To Get Out of Fastenal Company (FAST)? at Insider Monkey
06:42AM  Fastenal Drives Vending Process, Margins Remain a Concern
Nov-21-16 11:21AM  23 Questions With Thomas Macpherson of Nintai Partners
Nov-08-16 11:03AM  Jeff Auxier's Auxier Asset Management Fall Report
07:19AM  Fastenal Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FAST-US : November 8, 2016
Nov-07-16 12:23PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : November 7, 2016
Nov-06-16 01:57PM  5 Trade Ideas for Monday: Agilent, BlackRock, Fastenal, KeyCorp and Vulcan
Oct-31-16 01:00AM  Amazon, DuPont, Apple: Doug Kass' Views
Oct-28-16 10:18AM  How WESCO International Surprised the Stock Market at Motley Fool
Oct-26-16 12:27PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : October 26, 2016
Oct-25-16 10:01AM  Fastenal Co. :FAST-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 25, 2016
Oct-19-16 01:04PM  FASTENAL CO Financials
Oct-17-16 01:00AM  MetLife, Lincoln National, Hartford Financial: Doug Kass' Views
Oct-14-16 10:17AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
01:00AM  Earnings season starts with a whimper
Oct-12-16 03:14PM  Fastenal (FAST) Stock Price Target Reduced at BMO Capital
12:50PM  Fastenal's Q3 Results Fail To Signal An Inflection Point In Demand
09:10AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Fastenal Sales up Near 2 Percent
Oct-11-16 05:50PM  Edited Transcript of FAST earnings conference call or presentation 11-Oct-16 2:00pm GMT -5.13%
04:03PM  Weak Start to Earnings Season, Crude Slump Pull Wall Street Into Selloff
01:28PM  Positives Dampen Some Headwinds at Fastenal
12:29PM  Todays Trending Stocks: Southwest Airlines, Aarons, Wells Fargo, and More at Insider Monkey
10:00AM  Fastenal (FAST) Misses Q3 Earnings, Core Business Hurts
09:44AM  Stock Open Lower; Apple, Caterpillar, Airlines Climb
09:41AM  Fastenal (FAST) Stock Down on Q3 Earnings Miss
09:03AM  Fastenal misses 3Q profit forecasts
08:02AM  [$$] Fastenal Profit Declines as Fastener Business Remains Weak at The Wall Street Journal
07:43AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
07:32AM  Investors' Response Muted To Fastenal's Mixed Q3 Results
07:17AM  Fastenal (FAST) Misses Q3 Earnings and Sales
07:07AM  Q3 2016 Fastenal Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2016 Third Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
06:02AM  5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday
Oct-10-16 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
04:20PM  5 Earnings Short-Squeeze Plays
04:19PM  4 Companies to Watch that Report Earnings Tomorrow
12:56PM  How Will Fastenal (FAST) Stock React to Tuesday's Q3 Earnings?
09:58AM  Stocks Jump: S&P 500 Retakes 50-Day As Mylan Surges, Twitter Dives
Oct-07-16 08:05AM  Fastenal Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FAST-US : October 7, 2016
Oct-06-16 09:55AM  Is a Beat in Store for Fastenal (FAST) this Earnings Season?
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Sep-28-16 08:51AM  Constellation Brands (STZ) Q2 Earnings: A Surprise in Store?
Sep-26-16 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2016 Third Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Sep-20-16 12:03PM  Fastenal Keeps the Business Going
Sep-19-16 07:26PM  Baron Funds Comments on Fastenal Co.
03:34PM  Baron Funds 2nd Quarter Insight: Finding Growth in Industrials
Sep-14-16 03:49PM  Predictable Companies Lead to Increased Value Opportunities
Sep-13-16 10:29AM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : September 13, 2016
Sep-12-16 09:50AM  Fastenal (FAST): Moving Average Crossover Alert
Sep-02-16 11:09AM  Fastenal Co. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:FAST) : September 2, 2016
07:01AM  5 Toxic Stocks to Sell Before It's Too Late
Sep-01-16 10:00AM  Top 5 Industrial Supplies Stocks of 2016 (GWW, FAST) at Investopedia
08:16AM  Fastenal Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FAST-US : September 1, 2016
Aug-31-16 11:24AM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : August 31, 2016
Aug-16-16 08:06AM  Fastenal Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FAST-US : August 16, 2016
Aug-04-16 05:08PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
Jul-28-16 06:00AM  Exponential Growth of Fastned Continues PR Newswire
Jul-25-16 01:00AM  Fastenal, Twitter and Facebook: Doug Kass' Views
Jul-22-16 09:08PM  BTIG Downgrades Facebook; Old Tech Cools Off: Best of Kass
03:38PM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation
Jul-21-16 02:00PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : July 21, 2016
11:12AM  Fastenal Co. :FAST-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 21, 2016
Jul-20-16 09:36AM  These Industrial Distributors Are Suffering Under Near-Term Uncertainty
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Jul-15-16 11:39AM  What CEOs said on this weeks earnings calls
10:58AM  FASTENAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Fastenal Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It offers fasteners, and other industrial and construction supplies primarily under the Fastenal name. The company's 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. It 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. The company serves the manufacturing market comprising original equipment manufacturers, maintenance, repair, and operations; and non-residential construction market, which include general, electrical, plumbing, sheet metal, and road contractors. It 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. The company distributes its products through a network of approximately 2,600 company owned stores. Fastenal Company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Winona, Minnesota.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
WISECUP REYNE KExecutive Vice PresidentDec 12Option Exercise35.0050,0001,750,00060,000Dec 13 05:59 PM
WISECUP REYNE KExecutive Vice PresidentDec 12Sale48.9850,0002,448,98510,000Dec 13 05:59 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior EVPNov 30Sale47.402,00094,8005,074Dec 01 03:56 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior EVPNov 23Sale46.151,00046,1507,074Nov 28 03:54 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorOct 13Buy38.8270027,17410,750Oct 17 12:42 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorSep 09Buy41.0060024,60010,050Sep 13 04:21 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnInterim CFO/CAO/ControllerMar 02Option Exercise22.505,000112,5005,300Mar 03 04:01 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnInterim CFO/CAO/ControllerMar 02Sale46.695,000233,436300Mar 03 04:01 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentMar 01Option Exercise22.5025,000562,50037,588Mar 03 03:55 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentMar 01Sale46.5025,0001,162,50012,588Mar 03 03:55 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentFeb 29Option Exercise22.5030,000675,000101,845Mar 01 03:39 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentFeb 26Option Exercise22.5080,0001,800,000151,845Mar 01 03:39 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentFeb 26Sale45.1780,0003,613,99271,845Mar 01 03:39 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnInterim CFO/CAO/ControllerFeb 18Option Exercise22.505,000112,5008,000Feb 22 02:00 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnInterim CFO/CAO/ControllerFeb 18Sale44.965,000224,780300Feb 22 02:00 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior EVPFeb 16Option Exercise22.5010,000225,00010,000Feb 18 04:23 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior EVPFeb 16Sale43.5910,000435,8590Feb 18 04:23 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnInterim CFO/CAO/ControllerFeb 09Option Exercise22.5010,000225,00010,300Feb 10 06:17 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentFeb 09Option Exercise43.5130,0001,305,30071,845Feb 09 05:53 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnInterim CFO/CAO/ControllerFeb 09Sale43.3910,000433,914300Feb 10 06:17 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 08Option Exercise22.5012,500281,25025,088Feb 09 05:54 PM
SATTERLEE SCOTTDirectorFeb 08Buy44.042,500110,10712,500Feb 12 06:06 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 08Sale44.0012,500550,01812,588Feb 09 05:54 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentFeb 05Option Exercise22.5060,0001,350,000101,845Feb 09 05:53 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentFeb 05Sale43.1760,0002,589,96041,845Feb 09 05:53 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 04Option Exercise22.5035,000787,50035,000Feb 05 04:55 PM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentFeb 04Option Exercise22.5010,000225,00069,324Feb 05 04:56 PM
Singh AshokExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 04Option Exercise22.5020,000450,00020,000Feb 05 05:36 PM
Singh AshokExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 04Sale42.5020,000850,0000Feb 05 05:36 PM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentFeb 04Sale43.5410,000435,40059,324Feb 05 04:56 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 04Sale43.1135,0001,509,0010Feb 05 04:55 PM