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Isin US3119001044
Ticker FAST
Currency $
Aware Investor Index (AII) 0.5538
Recommendation BUY
P/E 39.30
ROE 18.87 %
Capitalization 13,355,217,850 $
Dividend Yield 2.45 %
P/S 3.45
AII Position 322
P/E Position 524
ROE Position 176
Capitalization Position 452
Dividend Yield Position 261
Sales 3,869,187,000 $
10-Year Average Earnings 339,869,000 $
Shares Outstanding 292,045,000
Equity 1,801,289,000 $
Dividend per Share 1.12 $
Industry Outsourcing
Country United States
FASTENAL COMPANY Investor Relations Web Site http://investor.fastenal.com


2015 12 3,869,187,000.00 $
2014 12 3,733,507,000.00 $
2013 12 3,326,106,000.00 $


2015 12 516,361,000.00 $
2014 12 494,150,000.00 $
2013 12 448,636,000.00 $
2012 12 420,536,000.00 $
2011 12 357,929,000.00 $
2010 12 265,356,000.00 $
2009 12 184,357,000.00 $
2008 12 279,705,000.00 $
2007 12 232,622,000.00 $
2006 12 199,038,000.00 $


2015 12 1,801,289,000.00 $
2014 12 1,915,217,000.00 $
2013 12 1,772,697,000.00 $
2012 12 1,560,360,000.00 $

Shares Outstanding:

2015 12 292,045,000
2014 12 297,313,000
2013 12 297,684,000
2012 12 297,151,000


Bloomberg News for FASTENAL COMPANY:

Mar 19, 2018
Goldman Warns Returns Are Dropping Fast
Treasury bears may be in hibernation and the February equity rout behind them, but investors had better get used to lackluster returns.So say Goldman Sachs Group Inc. strategists who warn higher...
Mar 18, 2018
‘Fast and Furious’ Driverless Cars Aren't as Crazy as They Sound
Self-driving cars will rarely have to deal with a pack of drivers who think they are in a “Fast and Furious” movie, but training them to do so might just be what it takes to reach true autonomy...
Mar 19, 2018
Japan's Driverless Cars
how a Tokyo startup is teaching autonomous cars to deal with drivers who think they're in the "Fast and Furious" https://bloom.bg/2GIB1MP #tictocnews...
Mar 15, 2018
The World Economy Risks Turning Too Hot to Handle
The world economy risks growing too fast for its own good.Group of 20 finance ministers and central bankers meet next week in Argentina amid the broadest and strongest economic upswing since 2011...
Mar 18, 2018
Wildfires Destroy More Than 70 Homes in Southeast Australia
Several schools in the area will be closed today.Thousands of livestock have been killed in the fast-moving fires that swept through more than 1,000 hectares of land in the dairy-farming region,...
Mar 19, 2018
The Bank of England Needs Better Communication Tools
will soon have to start explaining how fast it plans to sell the bonds it purchased through its program of quantitative easing (QE), as well as how fast rates will rise and how these two policy...
Mar 19, 2018
What Crackdown? Investors Bet on China’s Live-Streaming Titans
nation’s tightly policed media.Live-streaming has exploded alongside mobile internet use and ultra-fast wireless adoption in the world’s largest telecommunications arena. It’s a phenomenon driven by...
Mar 19, 2018
Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day
signed early next year.What we've been readingThis is what's caught our eye over the weekend.‘Fast and furious’ driverless cars aren’t crazy.Mark Zuckerberg has some explaining to do after data...
Mar 19, 2018
Merkel Looks to LNG to Cut Germany’s Dependence on Russian Gas
AG is working on one on the Rhine river at Duisburg. That 500 million-euro project “can’t come fast enough” for the region that’s long been at the heart of Germany’s heavy industry, according to...
Mar 19, 2018
Sorry Victor. With Superman Li Ka-shing Gone, So Are the Thrills
The Chinese carmaker has less than two-thirds of CK Hutchison's $48 billion market cap, but is fast-growing and has exciting plans in electric vehicles. Geely has been the best-performing stock...


Simply Wall St - 2 days ago
Has Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) Improved Earnings Growth ...
For investors with a long-term horizon, examining earnings trend over time and against industry peers is more insightful than looking at an earnings announcement in one point in time. Investors may find my commentary, albeit very high-level and brief, on Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) useful as an ...
Frisco Fastball
Could Fastenal Company (FAST) Change Direction After Making All ...
Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 1.29 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 50 investors sold Fastenal Company shares while 161 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 213 raised stakes. 234.48 million shares or 1.45% more from 231.14 million shares in 2017Q2 were ...
Lookout Technical Indicators on Fastenal Company (FAST)
Technical analysis of Fastenal Company (FAST) stock is the study of technical indicators and past trends. For technical analysis of stock and trends here we employ the use of tools such as trading volumes, Simple Moving averages, RSI (14), and ATR (14) to determine the future behavior of a stock. Much of ...
Frisco Fastball - 23 hours ago
These stock's might change the kismet of Investors: Genuine Parts ...
Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) closed at $58.36 a share in the latest session and the stock value rose almost 6.71% since the beginning of this year. The company has managed to keep price to sales ratio of 3.82 against an industry average of 4.31. The price to sales ratio is the ratio of the market ...
Fastenal Company, (NASDAQ: FAST) – Technicals in Focus
Fastenal Company, (NASDAQ: FAST) was trading -0.17% away from its yearly high level, during the last trading session. The last session's volume was 3,771,648 compared to its average daily volume of 2.57M shares. The company has its outstanding shares of 287.30M. The Services stock showed a ...
Macon Daily
Breaking: Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) Stock Through ...
Breaking: Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) has hit maximum technical strength -- watch the technical oscillators for momentum gaps. The company has broken out to a five bull momentum rating -- that is extreme strength and through technical resistance. The risk now is that the stock is overbought, but ...
Wall Street Morning - 6 hours ago
Fastenal: Potential Long-Term Portfolio Addition
Fastenal Company (FAST) began with a marketing strategy of supplying threaded fasteners to customers in small, medium-sized, and, in subsequent years, large cities. Over time, that mandate has expanded to a broader range of industrial and construction. The large majority of its transactions are ...
StockNewsJournal - 4 hours ago
Looking at the Big Picture for Fastenal Company (FAST)
Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) is an interesting stock at present. Now trading with a market value of 16.61B, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its operations. In light of the many issues surrounding this company, we thought it was a good time to take a close ...
Stock Watch - 4 hours ago
Intraday Trade Secrets – Fastenal Company (NASDAQ: FAST)
Canada's main stock index closed higher Thursday while the Canadian dollar dropped for the third day in a row. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 17.01 points to 15,670.62, led by financials and energy stocks. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 115.54 points to 24,873.66.
CML News - 2 days ago
Fastenal Company (NasdaqGS:FAST) Elder Force Creeps Above Zero
Fastenal Company (NasdaqGS:FAST) shares have reached key levels as the Elder Force Index has moved above the zero line. The Elder's Force Index is an oscillator, which attempts to identify the force or strength of a move. Elder felt that this was best calculated by factoring in a stock's volume and ...