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Fastenal Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E26.78 EPS (ttm)1.34 Insider Own0.25% Shs Outstand577.89M Perf Week1.18%
Market Cap20.77B Forward P/E24.63 EPS next Y1.46 Insider Trans-14.04% Shs Float572.02M Perf Month-3.26%
Income767.40M PEG1.41 EPS next Q0.32 Inst Own87.60% Short Float5.97% Perf Quarter12.07%
Sales5.29B P/S3.93 EPS this Y34.30% Inst Trans0.75% Short Ratio7.36 Perf Half Y10.11%
Book/sh4.51 P/B7.97 EPS next Y5.27% ROA21.50% Target Price34.25 Perf Year25.45%
Cash/sh0.33 P/C108.63 EPS next 5Y19.00% ROE31.90% 52W Range24.60 - 37.91 Perf YTD37.46%
Dividend0.88 P/FCF1147.48 EPS past 5Y11.40% ROI26.90% 52W High-5.20% Beta1.22
Dividend %2.45% Quick Ratio2.10 Sales past 5Y8.30% Gross Margin47.40% 52W Low46.07% ATR0.73
Employees21938 Current Ratio4.50 Sales Q/Q7.80% Oper. Margin19.90% RSI (14)58.36 Volatility2.48% 1.72%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.17 EPS Q/Q7.10% Profit Margin14.80% Rel Volume0.80 Prev Close35.28
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.17 EarningsJan 10 BMO Payout62.30% Avg Volume4.64M Price35.94
Recom3.00 SMA200.15% SMA502.18% SMA2009.86% Volume3,719,437 Change1.87%
Oct-30-19Downgrade Edward Jones Buy → Hold
Oct-14-19Downgrade Stephens Overweight → Equal-Weight $36 → $37
Oct-14-19Downgrade Raymond James Strong Buy → Mkt Perform
Jun-14-19Reiterated Buckingham Research Neutral $32 → $31
May-07-19Downgrade William Blair Outperform → Mkt Perform
Apr-15-19Downgrade Northcoast Buy → Neutral
Feb-12-19Downgrade KeyBanc Capital Markets Overweight → Sector Weight
Jan-07-19Initiated Jefferies Hold $60
Dec-18-18Initiated Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight $55
Dec-04-18Downgrade Longbow Buy → Neutral
Oct-22-18Initiated Buckingham Research Neutral $50
Jul-06-18Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Market Perform $57 → $54
Jul-03-18Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral
Mar-19-18Initiated Goldman Sell $49
Jul-14-17Reiterated BMO Capital Markets No Rating at Time $49 → $51
Jul-13-17Upgrade Raymond James Outperform → Strong Buy
Jul-12-17Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $53
Jun-02-17Upgrade Longbow Neutral → Buy
Jun-02-17Initiated JP Morgan Neutral
Apr-19-17Upgrade Credit Suisse Neutral → Outperform
Dec-06-19 09:29AM  Fastenal (FAST) November Sales Beat Normal Seasonal Patterns Zacks
Dec-04-19 08:17PM  Is Fastenal Company (FAST) A Good Stock To Buy? Insider Monkey
08:33AM  Do Fastenal's (NASDAQ:FAST) Earnings Warrant Your Attention? Simply Wall St.
Nov-29-19 08:53AM  Here's Why the Home Depot (HD) Stock Still Holds Potential Zacks
07:55AM  Fastenal Benefits From Industrial Vending & Onsite Locations Zacks
07:38AM  GMS' Q2 Earnings to Benefit From Cost Synergies, High Demand Zacks
Nov-27-19 09:00AM  Fastenal (FAST) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade Zacks
Nov-25-19 08:00AM  10 Top Stocks Are Likely To Take Off Before Year's End Investor's Business Daily
Nov-21-19 09:20AM  Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Fastenal, United Rentals, Caterpillar, Texas Instruments and Hasbro Zacks
09:12AM  Beacon Roofing's Q4 Earnings to Benefit From Cost Synergies Zacks
Nov-20-19 05:09PM  Weak Retail Sector Earnings Zacks
Nov-19-19 10:55AM  Investing Based on Your Own Analysis GuruFocus.com
Nov-18-19 09:30AM  GMS or FAST: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? Zacks
Nov-14-19 04:00PM  Bad Picks or Bad Models: The Future of Value GuruFocus.com
12:07PM  8 Undervalued Stocks Diamond Hill Capital Continues to Buy GuruFocus.com
11:24AM  Is Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) A Smart Pick For Income Investors? Simply Wall St.
10:40AM  Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Fastenal, United Rentals, Caterpillar, Texas Instruments and Hasbro Zacks
Nov-13-19 04:45PM  A Favorable Earnings Picture Zacks
Nov-12-19 07:19PM  Home Depot Q3 Earnings Preview: Buy Surging HD Stock Near New Highs? Zacks
Nov-11-19 06:00AM  The Rust Belt Is the Next Hot Spot for Stocks. Check Out Cummins and 3 More. Barrons.com
Nov-10-19 09:30AM  Fastenal (FAST) Up 19.5% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
Nov-08-19 04:12PM  Were Q3 Earnings Estimates Too Low? Zacks
Nov-07-19 10:45AM  Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Fastenal, United Rentals, Caterpillar, Texas Instruments and Hasbro Zacks
Nov-06-19 06:23PM  The Evolving Earnings Picture Zacks
03:38PM  Diamond Hill Continues to Buy Baidu, Deere GuruFocus.com
Nov-04-19 10:58AM  Ford, Texas Instruments, Hasbro, Fastenal and Dover are part of Zacks Earnings Preview Zacks
Nov-01-19 04:26PM  A Reassuring Q3 Earnings Picture Zacks
08:07AM  Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Fastenal, United Rentals, Caterpillar, Texas Instruments and Hasbro Zacks
Oct-31-19 05:00PM  Q3 2019 Earnings Season Scorecard Zacks
Oct-30-19 11:25AM  5 Companies Achieve 52-Week Highs GuruFocus.com
Oct-29-19 07:59AM  Did Fastenal Company's (NASDAQ:FAST) Recent Earnings Growth Beat The Trend? Simply Wall St.
Oct-28-19 10:41AM  Ford, Texas Instruments, Fastenal, Kansas City Southern and Dover are part of Zacks Earnings Preview Zacks
10:40AM  5 Construction Stocks Poised for a Beat This Earnings Season Zacks
Oct-25-19 04:43PM  Making Sense of Q3 Earnings Season Zacks
Oct-24-19 11:00AM  Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Fastenal, United Rentals, Caterpillar, Texas Instruments and Hasbro Zacks
Oct-23-19 04:26PM  A Better-Than-Expected Earnings Picture Zacks
Oct-22-19 01:03PM  Some Thoughts on Fastenal GuruFocus.com
10:43AM  For UPS, Being Better Than FedEx Isnt Enough Bloomberg
Oct-18-19 05:16PM  Are Q3 2019 Earnings Results Really That Good? Zacks
Oct-17-19 04:40AM  5 Industrial Stocks to Watch After Short Cycle Downturn Investopedia
Oct-16-19 04:28AM  Edited Transcript of FAST earnings conference call or presentation 11-Oct-19 2:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Oct-15-19 07:30AM  Industrial Stocks Look Bad but Some See a Return to Growth by Mid-2020 Barrons.com
Oct-14-19 10:53AM  Analysts Say Additional Fastenal Upside Is Limited Following Earnings Pop Benzinga
09:48AM  Banks In Focus This Week As JPMorgan , Goldman Sachs, Others Report Tuesday Benzinga
09:33AM  Company News For Oct 14, 2019 Zacks
06:01AM  Why Fastenal Companys (NASDAQ:FAST) Return On Capital Employed Is Impressive Simply Wall St.
02:08AM  Fastenal Slips After Rating Is Cut at Raymond James on Valuation TheStreet.com
Oct-11-19 03:20PM  Wall Street Rallies Friday GuruFocus.com +17.15%
03:12PM  Fastenals stock rockets toward best day in 32 years after earnings beat MarketWatch
12:23PM  A Look At Benzinga Pro's Most-Searched Tickers For October 11, 2019 Benzinga
11:43AM  Are Hedge Funds Right About Fastenal Company (FAST)? Insider Monkey
10:58AM  Fastenal (FAST) Stock Gains on Q3 Earnings and Sales Beat Zacks
10:36AM  US STOCKS-Wall St rises as trade deal hopes grow; Apple hits record high Reuters
09:18AM  Manufacturing Soft Landing? Dare to Dream Bloomberg
09:06AM  [video]Fastenal Surges to New Highs: What Do the Charts Say Now? TheStreet.com
08:59AM  The Dow Is Rising as Trade Hopes Build, and Earnings Spark Fastenal and SAP Barrons.com
08:30AM  Were Too Worried About a Recession. Thats the Message From Fastenals Earnings. Barrons.com
08:23AM  Fastenal Trades Higher On Q3 Earnings Beat Benzinga
08:05AM  Fastenal (FAST) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates Zacks
07:02AM  Fastenal's stock surges as profit, sales rise above expectations MarketWatch
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2019 Third Quarter Earnings Business Wire
05:38AM  Fastenal Surges on Third-Quarter Earnings Beat TheStreet.com
05:16AM  Fastenal Earnings, Revenue Beat in Q3 Investing.com
Oct-10-19 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend Business Wire
04:23PM  Top 2019 Dividend Growers With Promising Plans for the Future GuruFocus.com
02:54PM  Fastenal's Q3 Earnings Preview Benzinga
Oct-09-19 10:47AM  Will Margin Woes Hurt Fastenal's (FAST) Earnings in Q3? Zacks
Oct-08-19 07:00AM  5 Earnings Reports for Assessing Global Growth Barrons.com
Oct-07-19 04:09PM  3 Major Indexes Are Positive on Monday GuruFocus.com
11:56AM  What Traders Should Watch For This Week As The WeTrader Paper Trading Competition Kicks Off Benzinga
Oct-04-19 10:30AM  Fastenal (FAST) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? Zacks
Sep-30-19 07:44AM  When Should You Buy Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST)? Simply Wall St.
Sep-26-19 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2019 Third Quarter Earnings Business Wire
Sep-25-19 05:48PM  25 Years After Going Global, Fastenals International Presence Continues To Gain Traction Business Wire
Sep-17-19 11:56AM  Tool manufacturer tripling its Triad presence with purchase of building American City Business Journals
Sep-16-19 08:25AM  Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST): The Best Of Both Worlds Simply Wall St.
Sep-12-19 10:04AM  High Costs Mar Building Products - Retail Industry Prospects Zacks
09:40AM  GMS vs. FAST: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option? Zacks
Sep-11-19 07:34AM  3 Big Stock Charts for Wednesday: Micron, JPMorgan Chase and Fastenal InvestorPlace
Sep-09-19 10:13AM  Fastenal (FAST) August Sales Consistent With Market Pattern Zacks
Sep-06-19 12:43PM  US Stocks Gain on Friday GuruFocus.com
Sep-02-19 06:38AM  Have Insiders Been Selling Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) Shares? Simply Wall St.
Aug-30-19 09:27AM  GMS Stock Jumps 17.4% as Q1 Earnings and Sales Top Estimates Zacks
Aug-23-19 06:00AM  The Nuts Bolts at Fastenal MoneyShow
Aug-21-19 03:23PM  David Rolfe Adds 4 Stocks to Portfolio in 2nd Quarter GuruFocus.com
Aug-19-19 09:30AM  TGLS vs. FAST: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option? Zacks
08:26AM  Is Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) Using Too Much Debt? Simply Wall St.
Aug-13-19 08:00AM  3 Unknown but Amazing Dividend Stocks Motley Fool
Aug-05-19 08:40AM  Once the Trade War Ends, Patience with Fastenal Stock Will Be Rewarded InvestorPlace
Aug-04-19 10:32AM  Introducing Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST), A Stock That Climbed 38% In The Last Three Years Simply Wall St.
Aug-02-19 08:38AM  Steginsky Capital Llc Buys Fastenal Co GuruFocus.com
08:30AM  Fastenal Continues to Make Progress With New Growth Segments Motley Fool
Aug-01-19 02:38PM  Provident Trust Co Buys Fastenal Co, Sells Apple Inc GuruFocus.com
Jul-30-19 10:45AM  Construction Earnings Due on Jul 31: KBR, TMHC, MDC & More Zacks
Jul-23-19 12:14PM  Were Those Earnings Really That Good? Bloomberg
Jul-22-19 08:57AM  3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: Southern Co., Fastenal and PepsiCo InvestorPlace
Jul-21-19 11:10AM  Weekly Top Insider Buys Highlight for the Week of July 19 GuruFocus.com
Jul-20-19 08:03AM  Is It Worth Considering Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) For Its Upcoming Dividend? Simply Wall St.
Jul-18-19 05:05PM  Fastenal Continues 'Journey of Service' With 1,000th Onsite Location Business Wire
12:11PM  Corporate CFOs Are Behaving Very Defensively Bloomberg
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 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 construction projects, as well as in the maintenance and repair of machines. 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 includes 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. As of December 31, 2018, the company distributed its products through a network of 2,227 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
Miller Charles S.Executive Vice PresidentNov 13Option Exercise27.004,376118,15211,876Nov 15 09:58 AM
Miller Charles S.Executive Vice PresidentNov 13Sale35.984,376157,4367,500Nov 15 09:58 AM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerNov 07Option Exercise21.3820,578439,96217,266Nov 12 09:01 AM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerNov 07Sale36.9420,578760,162600Nov 12 09:01 AM
OBERTON WILLARD DDirectorOct 22Option Exercise27.00100,0002,700,000114,194Oct 23 04:47 PM
Watts Jeffery MichaelExecutive Vice-PresidentOct 22Option Exercise25.6129,000742,75017,500Oct 23 04:47 PM
Watts Jeffery MichaelExecutive Vice-PresidentOct 22Sale37.1029,0001,075,8390Oct 23 04:47 PM
OBERTON WILLARD DDirectorOct 22Sale37.00100,0003,700,15014,194Oct 23 04:47 PM
Drazkowski William JosephExecutive Vice-PresidentOct 21Option Exercise21.0016,666349,98619,456Oct 23 04:50 PM
Drazkowski William JosephExecutive Vice-PresidentOct 21Sale36.7716,666612,8145,580Oct 23 04:50 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentOct 14Option Exercise27.0040,0001,080,000239,690Oct 16 05:25 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerOct 14Option Exercise27.008,750236,2509,350Oct 16 05:26 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerOct 14Sale35.358,750309,313600Oct 16 05:26 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentOct 14Sale36.0040,0001,440,000199,690Oct 16 05:25 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerSep 12Option Exercise23.505,615131,9536,215Sep 12 05:41 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerSep 12Sale33.505,615188,103600Sep 12 05:41 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerSep 11Option Exercise23.0911,827273,04410,382Sep 12 05:41 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerSep 11Sale33.0911,827391,346600Sep 12 05:41 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorAug 05Buy28.991,00028,99021,784Aug 06 04:36 PM
Johnson Daniel L.DirectorAug 01Buy30.492,50076,2187,330Aug 02 03:52 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorJul 18Buy30.131003,013958Jul 19 04:46 PM
Ancius Michael JDirectorJul 18Buy30.131,00430,25120,784Jul 19 04:46 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerMay 15Option Exercise42.009,166384,9729,466May 16 05:09 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerMay 15Sale64.229,166588,630300May 16 05:09 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentMay 03Option Exercise56.0030,0001,680,00030,000May 03 04:47 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentMay 03Sale70.6230,0002,118,6930May 03 04:47 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior Executive VPApr 30Option Exercise54.001,875101,2505,375May 02 02:27 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior Executive VPApr 30Sale70.621,875132,4133,500May 02 02:27 PM
WISECUP REYNE KSenior Executive VPApr 26Option Exercise54.0037,5002,025,00047,500Apr 29 10:20 AM
WISECUP REYNE KSenior Executive VPApr 26Sale71.1537,5002,668,11410,000Apr 29 10:20 AM
LUNDQUIST NICHOLAS JSenior Executive VPApr 25Option Exercise54.0037,5002,025,000253,500Apr 29 10:19 AM
LUNDQUIST NICHOLAS JSenior Executive VPApr 25Sale70.4837,5002,643,180216,000Apr 29 10:19 AM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentApr 24Option Exercise54.0010,000540,000109,845Apr 24 05:25 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerApr 24Option Exercise42.0010,000420,00010,300Apr 26 11:45 AM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerApr 24Sale71.3810,000713,764300Apr 26 11:45 AM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentApr 24Sale71.5110,000715,14999,845Apr 24 05:25 PM
OBERTON WILLARD DDirectorApr 22Option Exercise54.0025,0001,350,000502,509Apr 24 05:22 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentApr 22Option Exercise54.0010,000540,000109,845Apr 24 05:25 PM
FLORNESS DANIEL LCEO and PresidentApr 22Sale69.9910,000699,90399,845Apr 24 05:25 PM
OBERTON WILLARD DDirectorApr 22Sale70.8525,0001,771,185477,509Apr 24 05:22 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPApr 18Option Exercise46.0012,609580,01420,220Apr 22 11:09 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPApr 18Sale70.4912,609888,7637,611Apr 22 11:09 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPApr 17Option Exercise47.007,320344,04014,931Apr 22 11:09 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPApr 17Sale70.187,320513,6827,611Apr 22 11:09 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPFeb 27Option Exercise54.0022,5001,215,00030,111Feb 28 01:45 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPFeb 27Sale63.1322,5001,420,4907,611Feb 28 01:45 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 15Option Exercise42.007,500315,0007,500Feb 19 10:03 AM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 15Sale63.007,500472,5090Feb 19 10:03 AM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerFeb 14Option Exercise42.0010,000420,00010,300Feb 15 06:00 PM
Lisowski Sheryl AnnCAO/Controller/TreasurerFeb 14Sale62.5010,000624,999300Feb 15 06:00 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPFeb 12Option Exercise50.5339,5831,999,98622,611Feb 14 06:05 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPFeb 12Sale62.8639,5832,488,1197,611Feb 14 06:05 PM
LUNDQUIST NICHOLAS JSenior Executive VPJan 31Sale60.515,000302,550216,000Feb 01 02:16 PM
DOLAN MICHAEL JOHNDirectorJan 29Sale60.002,500150,00012,500Jan 30 03:50 PM
Miller Charles S.Executive Vice PresidentDec 11Option Exercise30.003,750112,5003,750Dec 13 05:47 PM