Fastenal Co (FAST)

41.11
0.29 0.70
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 41.40
Open 41.25
Day Low/High 40.84 / 41.27
52 Wk Low/High 34.45 / 49.99
Volume 639.53K
Avg Volume 3.48M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 287.98M
Market Cap 11.51B
EPS 1.70
P/E Ratio 21.96
Div & Yield 1.28 (3.20%)

Latest News

Why Fastenal May Be One of the Best Second-Half Buys

Why Fastenal May Be One of the Best Second-Half Buys

Some analysts believe Fastenal could rally 26%.

Dow Jumps to New Record as a Measured Yellen Inspires Market Rally

Dow Jumps to New Record as a Measured Yellen Inspires Market Rally

Janet Yellen talks balance sheets, low-inflation risks and gradual interest rate hikes.

Stocks at Session Highs as Yellen Fuels Market Rally

Stocks at Session Highs as Yellen Fuels Market Rally

Janet Yellen talks balance sheets, low-inflation risks, and gradual interest rate hikes.

Stocks Hold Higher as Yellen Makes Case for Rate Hikes Even With Low Inflation

Stocks Hold Higher as Yellen Makes Case for Rate Hikes Even With Low Inflation

Janet Yellen says the Fed will likely begin unwinding its $4.5 trillion balance sheet this year.

Stock Futures Higher as Yellen Says Fed to Begin Unwinding Balance Sheet in 2017

Stock Futures Higher as Yellen Says Fed to Begin Unwinding Balance Sheet in 2017

Stock futures higher ahead of Yellen.

Wall Street Preview: Federal Reserve Chair Speaks to the House

Wall Street Preview: Federal Reserve Chair Speaks to the House

Yellen's prepared statement for her testimony to the House Financial Services Committee will be released at 8:30 am ET

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

U.S. stock futures are higher as investors await hints on the direction of monetary policy from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

JPMorgan Headlines an Earnings Avalanche, Janet Yellen Gets Grilled: Week Ahead

JPMorgan Headlines an Earnings Avalanche, Janet Yellen Gets Grilled: Week Ahead

Yellen will testify before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday and the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday.

Healthcare and Russia Worries Don't Weigh on Stock Futures

Healthcare and Russia Worries Don't Weigh on Stock Futures

So far, so good.

How Some of Kass' Favorite Shorts Are Doing: Best of Kass

How Some of Kass' Favorite Shorts Are Doing: Best of Kass

What you need to know, now.

Stocks Lower in Shaky Trade as Wall Street Plays It Cautiously

Stocks Lower in Shaky Trade as Wall Street Plays It Cautiously

Stocks return to the red in shaky trade on Tuesday as Wall Street waits for direction on the Trump-Russia scandal, the U.K. elections, and eurozone monetary policy.

Stocks Back in the Red in Nervous Trade as Investors Play Wait and See

Stocks Back in the Red in Nervous Trade as Investors Play Wait and See

Stocks fall back into the red on Tuesday as investors await clarity on a number of market-moving events with geopolitical ramifications later in the week.

Mylan May Have Actually Started Something Beneficial; Snap's Stock Structure in Focus - ICYMI

Mylan May Have Actually Started Something Beneficial; Snap's Stock Structure in Focus - ICYMI

WWDC was in focus, but other news in the tech world also caught our eye.

Fastenal's Charts and Fundamentals Are Locking Horns

Fastenal's Charts and Fundamentals Are Locking Horns

Until I see a sustained uptrend in the OBV line and positive slope to the 50-day moving average, I don't see any technical reasons to be long.

FAST: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 04/13/2017 settlement date, and Fastenal Co. is the #157 most shorted of the S&P 500 components, based on 4.89 "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Six Stocks Spiking Up With Huge Volume

Six Stocks Spiking Up With Huge Volume

Here's a technical look at how to play six stocks trending higher with strong volume.

Stocks That Are Changing Direction

Stocks That Are Changing Direction

These charts are showing bullish or bearish reversals.

Judgment Day; The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Doug Kass' Views

Judgment Day; The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on whether Judgment Day is here for the financials and discusses General Electric, Apple and Caterpillar.

Smart Money Thinks FAST

Smart Money Thinks FAST

The fall in Fastenal shares on its latest earnings report creates interesting opportunities.

U.S. Markets Close Lower as Wall Street Frets Over Global Turmoil

U.S. Markets Close Lower as Wall Street Frets Over Global Turmoil

Stocks closed lower Wednesday as markets continue to grapple with geopolitical uncertainty.

Wall Street Closes Lower Amid Continued Global Worries

Wall Street Closes Lower Amid Continued Global Worries

Stocks closed lower Wednesday as markets continue to grapple with geopolitical uncertainty.

Stocks Fall as Wall Street Can't Shake Geopolitical Concerns

Stocks Fall as Wall Street Can't Shake Geopolitical Concerns

Stocks are lower on Wednesday as markets continue to grapple with geopolitical uncertainty.

Fastenal Stock Falls After Matching 1Q Earnings Estimates

Fastenal Stock Falls After Matching 1Q Earnings Estimates

Fastenal topped analysts' revenue expectations for the quarter.

Market Recon: The 4 Horsemen of Safe Havens Stand Ready

Market Recon: The 4 Horsemen of Safe Havens Stand Ready

Gold, bonds, utilities and real estate are showing their silhouettes on the hill.