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Fastenal Company (FAST)

Stock Price: $53.90 USD 0.66 (1.24%)
Updated May 14, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $54.09 +0.19 (0.35%) May 14, 5:32 PM
Market Cap 30.96B
Revenue (ttm) 5.70B
Net Income (ttm) 867.10M
Shares Out 574.30M
EPS (ttm) 1.51
PE Ratio 35.70
Forward PE 33.90
Dividend $1.03
Dividend Yield 1.91%
Trading Day May 14
Last Price $53.90
Previous Close $53.24
Change ($) 0.66
Change (%) 1.24%
Day's Open 53.62
Day's Range 53.18 - 54.06
Day's Volume 2,205,044
52-Week Range 37.34 - 54.32

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1 day ago - Investors Business Daily

Fastenal (FAST) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

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Fastenal (FAST) reports in-line Q1 earnings owing to increased demand for fastener, safety and janitorial products. However, reduced gross margins and lower-than-expected sales are concerns.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Fastenal (FAST) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and -0.49%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

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1 month ago - Forbes

Shares of Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) decreased 0.9% in pre-market trading after the company reported Q1 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share were up 5.71% over the past year to $0.37, which beat th...

1 month ago - Benzinga

WINONA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST), a leader in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies, today announced its financial results for the quarter ende...

1 month ago - Business Wire

WINONA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST) reported its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.28 per share to be paid in cash on May 25, 2021 to shareholders of record at the ...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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Demand recovery in Fastenal's (FAST) end markets ??? mainly in the fasteners product line and non-residential end market?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

On Tuesday, April 13, Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) will release its latest earnings report. Decipher the announcement with Benzinga's help.

1 month ago - Benzinga

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Fastenal (FAST) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

WINONA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST) announced the date and time for its conference call to review 2021 first quarter results, as well as current operations. The conference cal...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Fastenal (FAST) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

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For now, the company is following a successful, if ad-hoc, sales model.

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Fastenal Company (FAST) CEO Dan Florness on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

3 months ago - Seeking Alpha

Fastenal (FAST) reports better-than-expected Q4 earnings owing to increased demand for PPE products.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Fastenal (FAST) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 3.03% and 2.01%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Shares of Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) moved higher by 0.2% in pre-market trading after the company reported Q4 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share increased 9.68% over the past year to $0.34, which...

3 months ago - Benzinga

WINONA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST), a leader in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies, today announced its financial results for the quarter and ...

3 months ago - Business Wire

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WINONA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST) reported its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.28 per share to be paid in cash on March 3, 2021 to shareholders of record at the...

3 months ago - Business Wire

Fastenal Company (FAST) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

On Wednesday, January 20, Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) will release its latest earnings report. Benzinga's report can help you figure out the ins and outs of the earnings release.

3 months ago - Benzinga

Growth in Fastenal's (FAST) safety and manufacturing products is likely to have offset soft end-market demand and negative customer/product mix in Q4.

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Fastenal (FAST) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Fastenal (FAST) closed the most recent trading day at $50.48, moving -0.53% from the previous trading session.

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Fastenal is breaking out. The business model has been proven resilient, and earnings are stable.

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Fastenal (FAST) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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4 months ago - Business Wire

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Fastenal (FAST) closed the most recent trading day at $49.54, moving +0.41% from the previous trading session.

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About FAST

Fastenal Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies in the United States, Canada, Mexico, North America, and internationally. It offers fasteners, and related industrial and construction supplies under the Fastenal name. The company's fastener products include threaded fasteners, 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 miscella... [Read more...]

Industry
Industrial Distribution
Founded
1967
CEO
Willard Oberton
Employees
18,094
Stock Exchange
NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol
FAST
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Financial Performance

In 2020, Fastenal's revenue was $5.65 billion, an increase of 5.88% compared to the previous year's $5.33 billion. Earnings were $859.10 million, an increase of 8.62%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 17 analysts, the average rating for Fastenal stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 51.88, which is a decrease of -3.75% from the latest price.

Price Target
$51.88
(-3.75% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold