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NASDAQ:FAST - Fastenal Stock Price, Forecast & News

$38.32
+0.08 (+0.21 %)
(As of 02/16/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$38.01
Now: $38.32
$38.57
50-Day Range
$34.88
MA: $36.55
$38.34
52-Week Range
$28.38
Now: $38.32
$38.56
Volume2.75 million shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio27.77
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FAST
CUSIP31190010
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PhoneN/A

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Miscellaneous

Employees21,644
Next Earnings Date4/9/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fastenal's stock symbol?

Fastenal trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FAST."

How often does Fastenal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fastenal?

Fastenal declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 16th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 30th. This is a positive change from Fastenal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. View Fastenal's Dividend History.

When did Fastenal's stock split? How did Fastenal's stock split work?

Fastenal shares split on the morning of Wednesday, May 22nd 2019. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, April 18th 2019. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, May 21st 2019. An investor that had 100 shares of Fastenal stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Fastenal's earnings last quarter?

Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) released its earnings results on Friday, January, 17th. The company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31. The firm earned $1.28 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.29 billion. The business's revenue was up 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.60 earnings per share. View Fastenal's Earnings History.

When is Fastenal's next earnings date?

Fastenal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 9th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Fastenal.

What price target have analysts set for FAST?

12 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Fastenal's stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $377.00. On average, they anticipate Fastenal's stock price to reach $78.63 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 105.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fastenal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fastenal?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fastenal in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Fastenal.

Has Fastenal been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FAST stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fastenal earned a coverage optimism score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Fastenal.

Who are some of Fastenal's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Fastenal own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Fastenal investors own include Intel (INTC), Starbucks (SBUX), Micron Technology (MU), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), CA (CA), Bank of America (BAC), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

Who are Fastenal's key executives?

Fastenal's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel L. Florness, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Holden Lewis, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Ms. Reyne K. Wisecup, Sr. EVP of HR & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Terry Modock Owen, Sr. Exec. VP of Sales Operations (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jeffery M. Watts, Exec. VP of International Sales (Age 47)

Who are Fastenal's major shareholders?

Fastenal's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.60%), State Street Corp (5.30%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.55%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (1.08%), Mairs & Power INC (0.91%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.89%). Company insiders that own Fastenal stock include Charles S Miller, Daniel L Florness, Daniel L Johnson, Darren R Jackson, Holden Lewis, James C Jansen, John Lewis Soderberg, Leland J Hein, Michael J Ancius, Michael John Dolan, Nicholas J Lundquist, Sheryl Ann Lisowski, Stephen L Eastman, Terry Modock Owen, Willard D Oberton and William Joseph Drazkowski. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Fastenal.

Which major investors are selling Fastenal stock?

FAST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James & Associates, Schroder Investment Management Group, State Street Corp, Wedgewood Partners Inc., BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A., Pendal Group Ltd, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. and Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have sold Fastenal company stock in the last year include Charles S Miller, Daniel L Florness, John Lewis Soderberg, Leland J Hein, Nicholas J Lundquist, Sheryl Ann Lisowski, Terry Modock Owen, Willard D Oberton and William Joseph Drazkowski. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fastenal.

Which major investors are buying Fastenal stock?

FAST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Madison Asset Management LLC, Mawer Investment Management Ltd., Principal Financial Group Inc., Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, UBS Group AG, Franklin Resources Inc., Credit Suisse AG and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. Company insiders that have bought Fastenal stock in the last two years include Daniel L Florness, Daniel L Johnson, Darren R Jackson, Holden Lewis, Michael J Ancius, Stephen L Eastman, Terry Modock Owen and William Joseph Drazkowski. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fastenal.

How do I buy shares of Fastenal?

Shares of FAST can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Fastenal's stock price today?

One share of FAST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.32.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Fastenal (NASDAQ FAST)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  364 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  559 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  923
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fastenal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FAST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FAST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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