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Fastenal Co

Nasdaq: FAST
Last

(U.S.) $42.27

Today's change-1.09 -2.51%
Updated February 10 4:00 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Fastenal Co

Nasdaq: FAST
Last

(U.S.) $42.27

Today's change-1.09 -2.51%
Updated February 10 4:00 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Fastenal Co down (U.S.)$1.09

Fastenal Co closed sharply lower Wednesday, dropping (U.S.)$1.09 or 2.51% to (U.S.)$42.27. Over the last five days, shares have gained 6.66% and are currently 4.88% off of the 52-week high. Shares have outperformed the S&P 500 by 9.91% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $43.77
  • Previous close(U.S.) $43.36
  • High(U.S.) $43.93
  • Low(U.S.) $42.10
  • Bid / Ask-- / --
  • YTD % change+3.55%
  • Volume4,370,214
  • Average volume (10-day)5,003,243
  • Average volume (1-month)4,415,008
  • Average volume (3-month)3,328,852
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $34.45 to (U.S.) $44.44
  • Beta0.77
  • Trailing P/E23.91×
  • P/E 1 year forward23.72×
  • Forward PEG2.83×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $1.20
  • Dividend yield2.84%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $1.77
Updated February 10 4:00 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+13.35%

Based on its net profit margin of 13.35%, Fastenal Co is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
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S&P TSX0.79%Sector:IndustrialsIndustry:Industrial Machinery & Equipment

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  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q3/2015Q2/2015Q1/2015Q4/2014
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedSep 30, 201509/30/2015Jun 30, 201506/30/2015Mar 31, 201503/31/2015Dec 31, 201412/31/2014
Revenue995998953926
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue995998953926
Gross profit502502484468
Total cost of revenue493496469459
Total operating expense775772750737
Selling / general / administrative282277280279
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)0000
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income220226204189
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-1-100
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax219225204189
Income after tax136140128118
Income tax, total83857670
Net income136140128118
Total adjustments to net income--------
Net income before extra. items136140128118
Minority interest--------
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items136140128118
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items136140128118
Diluted net income136140128118
Dilution adjustment--0----
Diluted weighted average shares290292296297
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share0.470.480.430.40
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.280.280.280.25
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share0.470.480.430.40