Fastenal Co (FAST)

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NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 48.00
Open 48.15
Day Low/High 47.82 / 48.19
52 Wk Low/High 34.45 / 49.99
Volume 2.32M
Avg Volume 2.55M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 289.03M
Market Cap 13.87B
EPS 1.80
P/E Ratio 27.91
Div & Yield 1.20 (2.50%)

Latest News

Irrational Fastenal Is My Short Pick of the Year for 2017

Irrational Fastenal Is My Short Pick of the Year for 2017

For a company with such low growth to be priced closer to a tech company on price-to-earnings is astounding.

My Top Pick for 2017: Shorting Fastenal

My Top Pick for 2017: Shorting Fastenal

Fastenal's got limited upside so the possibility of a market correction makes this an appealing hedge.

10 Grade-A Dividend Growth Stocks Worth Buying for 2017

10 Grade-A Dividend Growth Stocks Worth Buying for 2017

Grow your wealth and build a safe, rising income stream with these high-quality dividend stocks.

Bullish and Bearish Chart Reversals

What stocks have changed direction in the past week.

Amazon, DuPont, Apple: Doug Kass' Views

Amazon, DuPont, Apple: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts and feelings on DuPont and Apple, as well as on shorting Amazon.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Demand and Takeover Talk Lift Stocks

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Demand and Takeover Talk Lift Stocks

Strong demand drives results and gains for Boeing, Akamai and others.

Campbell Soup, Hartford Financial, Starbucks: Doug Kass' Views

Campbell Soup, Hartford Financial, Starbucks: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on soup, insurance and Starbucks.

MetLife, Lincoln National, Hartford Financial: Doug Kass' Views

MetLife, Lincoln National, Hartford Financial: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on life insurance and how Fastenal is dropping like a stone.

Fastenal (FAST) Stock Price Target Reduced at BMO Capital

Fastenal (FAST) Stock Price Target Reduced at BMO Capital

Fastenal's (FAST) stock price target was cut at BMO Capital after the company posted weaker-than-expected earnings for the third quarter yesterday.

Fastenal: Something's Gotta Give

Fastenal: Something's Gotta Give

The company missed earnings expectations for the fourth consecutive quarter.

Closing Bell: FCC Hits Comcast With Fine; U.S. Stocks Sell Off

Closing Bell: FCC Hits Comcast With Fine; U.S. Stocks Sell Off

U.S. stocks bottom out during Tuesday afternoon's session as a disappointing quarterly performance from Alcoa heralds a poor start to the third-quarter earnings season.

Weak Start to Earnings Season, Crude Slump Pull Wall Street Into Selloff

Weak Start to Earnings Season, Crude Slump Pull Wall Street Into Selloff

Wall Street sells off as a disappointing quarterly performance from Alcoa heralds a poor start to the third-quarter earnings season and crude oil retreats from highs.

Stocks at Three-Week Lows as Alcoa Heralds Poor Start to Earnings Season

Stocks at Three-Week Lows as Alcoa Heralds Poor Start to Earnings Season

Stock losses accelerate on Tuesday afternoon as a disappointing quarterly performance from Alcoa heralds a poor start to the third-quarter earnings season.

Fastenal (FAST) Stock Down on Q3 Earnings Miss

Fastenal (FAST) Stock Down on Q3 Earnings Miss

Fastenal (FAST) reported earnings that were lower than analysts' forecasts for the 2016 third quarter.

5 Earnings Short-Squeeze Plays

5 Earnings Short-Squeeze Plays

If you do decide to bet ahead of a quarter, then you might want to use options to limit your capital exposure.

Weekly Roundup: Jobs, Rates and Earnings Reports

Don’t worry too much about jobs data, instead focus on upcoming corporate guidance.

How Will Fastenal (FAST) Stock React to Tuesday's Q3 Earnings?

How Will Fastenal (FAST) Stock React to Tuesday's Q3 Earnings?

Fastenal (FAST) is scheduled to report its 2016 third quarter results before Tuesday's opening bell.

Week Ahead: Third-Quarter Earnings Kickoff Will Keep Wall Street Busy

Week Ahead: Third-Quarter Earnings Kickoff Will Keep Wall Street Busy

The third-quarter earnings season kicks off in the coming week, just another driver in a market currently full of them.

5 Toxic Stocks to Sell Before It's Too Late

5 Toxic Stocks to Sell Before It's Too Late

Many stocks are ready to plow their way to new highs in September, but these five look downright toxic to your portfolio.

Fastenal, Twitter and Facebook: Doug Kass' Views

Fastenal, Twitter and Facebook: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on Fastenal, and CEOs bearing gifts.

BTIG Downgrades Facebook; Old Tech Cools Off: Best of Kass

BTIG Downgrades Facebook; Old Tech Cools Off: Best of Kass

In highlights from this week's trading diary and posts, Kass tells us how Facebook got unfriended and how Intel's close earlier in the week chilled old tech.

In Fastenal Debate, I Side With Kass

In Fastenal Debate, I Side With Kass

An earnings misstep may have turned the tables in this long-running argument.

Fastenal’s Eye-Catching Option Trade

Fastenal’s Eye-Catching Option Trade

A mammoth transaction by the fastener distributor calls for a deeper look.

These Industrial Distributors Are Suffering Under Near-Term Uncertainty

These Industrial Distributors Are Suffering Under Near-Term Uncertainty

But the cycle will soon turn, so keep an eye on these 6 stocks.