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Fastenal Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E26.11 EPS (ttm)2.11 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand292.22M Perf Week-0.84%
Market Cap16.13B Forward P/E20.30 EPS next Y2.72 Insider Trans-21.37% Shs Float286.61M Perf Month-2.92%
Income609.40M PEG1.74 EPS next Q0.60 Inst Own86.50% Short Float9.19% Perf Quarter13.93%
Sales4.39B P/S3.67 EPS this Y22.40% Inst Trans-1.59% Short Ratio9.69 Perf Half Y34.11%
Book/sh7.30 P/B7.56 EPS next Y8.76% ROA20.20% Target Price57.62 Perf Year10.87%
Cash/sh0.40 P/C137.99 EPS next 5Y15.04% ROE28.60% 52W Range39.79 - 57.81 Perf YTD0.93%
Dividend1.48 P/FCF167.68 EPS past 5Y8.40% ROI24.60% 52W High-4.52% Beta0.97
Dividend %2.68% Quick Ratio2.40 Sales past 5Y7.00% Gross Margin49.30% 52W Low38.73% ATR1.43
Employees20565 Current Ratio5.50 Sales Q/Q14.80% Oper. Margin20.10% RSI (14)54.69 Volatility1.78% 2.69%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.20 EPS Q/Q60.60% Profit Margin13.20% Rel Volume0.43 Prev Close54.19
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.20 EarningsJan 17 BMO Payout63.70% Avg Volume2.72M Price55.20
Recom2.10 SMA201.44% SMA501.60% SMA20016.77% Volume1,179,929 Change1.86%
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
Apr-18-17Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy
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
Feb-20-18 09:05AM  Home Depot (HD) Keeps Earnings Beat Trend in Q4, Guides FY18 Zacks
Feb-16-18 10:20AM  Fastenal Company (FAST) Up 4.5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
Feb-14-18 07:35AM  New Research Coverage Highlights Illumina, Vectren, Chemours, Fastenal, Norwegian Cruise Line, and Globalstar Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018 GlobeNewswire
Feb-09-18 10:10AM  Beacon Roofing (BECN) Beats Q1 Earnings & Revenue Estimates Zacks
06:00AM  7 Stocks Top Managers Have Been Buying Morningstar
Feb-05-18 01:48PM  Fastenal Co (FAST) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017 GuruFocus.com
Feb-02-18 04:49PM  Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST): Will The Growth Last? Simply Wall St.
Jan-31-18 09:23AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Beacon Roofing Supply, D.R. Horton, Deere and Fastenal Zacks
Jan-30-18 11:35AM  Construction Industry Set to Boom in 2018: 4 Top Picks InvestorPlace
08:40AM  Construction Industry Set to Boom in 2018: 4 Top Picks Zacks
07:40AM  Free Post Earnings Research Report: W.W. Graingers Sales Jumped 7%; Adjusted EPS Surged 20% ACCESSWIRE
Jan-24-18 02:28PM  3 Construction Stocks to Buy As U.S. Building Heats Up Zacks
Jan-22-18 03:01PM  Should You Buy the Earnings Dip in Fastenal Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons InvestorPlace
10:20AM  Home Depot Cruising Ahead of Industry & S&P 500, Here's Why Zacks
Jan-18-18 10:17AM  Company News For Jan 18, 2018 Zacks
Jan-17-18 06:14PM  Edited Transcript of FAST earnings conference call or presentation 17-Jan-18 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents -5.84%
09:45AM  Fastenal's (FAST) Q4 Earnings Meet Estimates, Margins Down Zacks
08:18AM  Fastenal (FAST) Meets Q4 Earnings Estimates, Tops Revenues Zacks
07:43AM  Fastenal tops profit and sales estimates MarketWatch
07:09AM  Fastenal meets 4Q profit forecasts Associated Press
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2017 Annual and Fourth Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Jan-16-18 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Jan-15-18 08:19AM  Will Vending Machines Boost Fastenal's (FAST) Q4 Earnings? Zacks
Jan-12-18 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
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Jan-09-18 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Jan-02-18 05:10PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2017 Annual and Fourth Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
09:55AM  Tractor Supply (TSCO) Up 19% in 3 Months: More Room to Run? Zacks
Dec-29-17 06:30AM  Home Depot (HD) Up Over 40% YTD: Will the Rally Continue? Zacks
Dec-26-17 08:02AM  Is it a Good Time to Add Fastenal to Your Portfolio Now? Zacks
Dec-13-17 01:36PM  3 Stocks to Buy Before the Shorts Get Squeezed InvestorPlace
08:59AM  Fastenal (FAST) Vending Machine Count Grows, Margins Weak Zacks
Dec-11-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Dec-08-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Dec-06-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Dec-05-17 08:47AM  Fastenal (FAST) in Focus: Stock Moves 5.2% Higher Zacks
03:00AM  Fastenal Shows Rising Price Performance With Jump To 82 RS Rating Investor's Business Daily
Dec-01-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Nov-30-17 08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
07:40AM  Market Trends Toward New Normal in Illumina, Vectren, Chemours, Fastenal, Norwegian Cruise Line, and Globalstar Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings GlobeNewswire
Nov-29-17 03:00AM  Fastenal Trying To Close In On Key Technical Benchmark Investor's Business Daily
Nov-27-17 01:32PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : November 27, 2017 Capital Cube
Nov-22-17 02:20PM  Trades to be thankful for CNBC Videos
Nov-20-17 08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
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Nov-14-17 08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Nov-13-17 12:20PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : November 13, 2017 Capital Cube
03:06AM  Why Is Fastenal (FAST) Up 6.9% Since the Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Nov-11-17 12:01AM  [$$] Canaccord Genuity Puts Buy Tag on AMD Barrons.com
Nov-09-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Nov-06-17 04:22PM  Fastenal Company (FAST): Is It A Good Long Term Opportunity? Simply Wall St.
09:15AM  Today's Bell Ringer, November 6, 2017 CNBC Videos
Nov-04-17 12:02PM  Top Rated NYSE Industrial Dividend Stocks Simply Wall St.
Nov-03-17 10:35AM  Fastenal Blue Team to Ring Nasdaq Opening Bell on November 6, 2017 GlobeNewswire
10:00AM  Fastenal Company (Nasdaq: FAST) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of Its Fiftieth Anniversary and Thirty Year Listing Anniversary GlobeNewswire
Nov-02-17 12:08PM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : November 2, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-26-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-24-17 09:34AM  Could Home Depot Inc Stock Have a Professional Problem? InvestorPlace
08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-23-17 10:37AM  ETFs with exposure to Fastenal Co. : October 23, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-20-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-19-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-18-17 08:38AM  Fastenal Co. :FAST-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : October 18, 2017 Capital Cube
08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-17-17 02:02PM  Options traders: these 4 names are set to move big CNBC Videos
Oct-16-17 05:45PM  David Rolfe Comments on Fastenal GuruFocus.com
02:46PM  [$$] A Left-Behind Sector Is Poised to Climb Barrons.com
07:10AM  Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Fastenal's Sales Jumped 11.8%; EPS Advanced 14% ACCESSWIRE
Oct-12-17 12:13PM  Stocks Set Glum Tone; Utilities, Dairy Up Investor's Business Daily
08:15AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-11-17 09:43AM  Fastenal's (FAST) Q3 Earnings in Line, Gross Margin Down Zacks
08:30AM  Fastenal shares slide 1.9% premarket after earnings MarketWatch
08:08AM  Fastenal (FAST) Meets Q3 Earnings & Revenue Estimates Zacks
06:54AM  Fastenal matches Street 3Q forecasts Associated Press
06:50AM  Fastenal Company Reports 2017 Third Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
Oct-10-17 05:15PM  Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
09:22AM  Can Fastenal Company (FAST) Beat Earnings Estimates in Q3? Zacks
Oct-09-17 06:17PM  5 Charts to Kick Off Earnings Season Zacks
Oct-06-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Oct-02-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-29-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-28-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-27-17 05:05PM  Fastenal Company Announces Conference Call to Review 2017 Third Quarter Earnings GlobeNewswire
08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-25-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-22-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-20-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-14-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-13-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-12-17 08:29AM  Fastenal Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FAST-US : September 12, 2017 Capital Cube
08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Sep-11-17 10:12AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
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Sep-08-17 10:27AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Aug-29-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Aug-25-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
Aug-18-17 07:50PM  Fastenal Co. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:FAST) : August 18, 2017 Capital Cube
Aug-14-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Fastenal Co. Markit
05:05AM  Why Is Fastenal (FAST) Down 1.8% Since the Last Earnings Report? Zacks
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 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. As of December 31, 2017, the company distributed its products through a network of 2,383 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 PresidentJan 25Option Exercise30.0026,250787,50026,250Jan 29 04:36 PM
Miller Charles S.Executive Vice PresidentJan 25Sale56.5026,2501,483,0650Jan 29 04:36 PM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentDec 15Sale53.4489847,9920Dec 19 11:47 AM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentDec 15Sale53.461,73692,80159,323Dec 19 11:47 AM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentNov 30Option Exercise27.0010,000270,00022,588Dec 04 03:50 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentNov 30Sale52.0110,000520,06712,588Dec 04 03:50 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 29Option Exercise27.0010,000270,00020,258Nov 30 04:24 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 29Sale51.0010,000510,00710,258Nov 30 04:24 PM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentNov 28Option Exercise27.0030,000810,00091,059Nov 30 04:22 PM
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice PresidentNov 28Sale50.0330,0001,500,86161,059Nov 30 04:22 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentNov 21Option Exercise27.0010,000270,00022,588Nov 22 04:30 PM
Jansen James CExecutive Vice PresidentNov 21Sale48.5010,000485,03612,588Nov 22 04:30 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior Executive VPNov 16Option Exercise27.0028,552770,90428,552Nov 17 02:49 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 16Option Exercise27.009,888266,97620,146Nov 17 02:50 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 16Sale48.509,888479,57310,258Nov 17 02:50 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior Executive VPNov 16Sale48.0228,5521,371,0130Nov 17 02:49 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior Executive VPNov 15Option Exercise27.001,44839,0961,448Nov 17 02:49 PM
Owen Terry ModockSenior Executive VPNov 15Sale48.001,44869,5040Nov 17 02:49 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 08Option Exercise27.001123,02410,370Nov 13 10:08 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 08Sale48.501125,43210,258Nov 13 10:08 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 06Option Exercise27.0010,000270,00020,258Nov 08 09:03 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPNov 06Sale48.0010,000480,00010,258Nov 08 09:03 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPOct 18Option Exercise27.0010,000270,00020,258Oct 20 09:48 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPOct 18Sale48.7410,000487,40010,258Oct 20 09:48 AM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPOct 16Option Exercise27.0010,000270,00021,290Oct 18 12:27 PM
Hein LeLand JSenior Executive VPOct 16Sale47.1410,000471,35011,290Oct 18 12:27 PM
Eastman Stephen L.DirectorAug 22Buy40.5880032,4642,800Aug 23 02:48 PM
DOLAN MICHAEL JOHNDirectorAug 15Sale43.018,000344,08020,000Aug 16 04:04 PM
Johnson Daniel L.DirectorJul 24Buy42.7160025,6251,450Jul 25 12:41 PM
Soderberg John LewisExecutive Vice PresidentJul 21Buy42.3535414,993479Jul 25 12:41 PM
Drazkowski William JosephExecutive Vice-PresidentJul 21Buy42.361,00042,3591,960Jul 21 05:20 PM
Lewis HoldenChief Financial Officer/EVPJul 17Buy42.511,00042,5072,000Jul 18 10:01 AM
Eastman Stephen L.DirectorJul 17Buy42.481,00042,4822,000Jul 21 04:25 PM
Lewis HoldenChief Financial Officer/EVPMay 25Buy43.761,00043,7601,000May 26 04:46 PM
JACKSON DARREN RDirectorApr 28Buy44.755,000223,73715,000May 01 12:08 PM
Eastman Stephen L.DirectorApr 24Buy45.2835015,8461,000Apr 25 04:31 PM
Johnson Daniel L.DirectorApr 17Buy45.6735015,983850Apr 18 04:32 PM
OBERTON WILLARD DDirectorFeb 27Sale50.1910,000501,912372,616Mar 01 07:43 PM