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Fastenal Co

Nasdaq: FAST
Last

(U.S.) $41.86

Today's change+0.97 +2.37%
Updated July 31 4:00 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Fastenal Co

Nasdaq: FAST
Last

(U.S.) $41.86

Today's change+0.97 +2.37%
Updated July 31 4:00 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Fastenal Co crosses above 20-day moving average

Fastenal Co closed up sharply Friday, rallying (U.S.)$0.97 or 2.37% to (U.S.)$41.86 and crossing above its 20-day moving average. Over the last five days, shares have gained 4.49%, but are down 11.98% for the last year to date. Shares have underperformed the S&P 500 by 14.59% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $41.03
  • Previous close(U.S.) $40.89
  • High(U.S.) $42.03
  • Low(U.S.) $40.93
  • Bid / Ask-- / --
  • YTD % change-11.98%
  • Volume2,495,503
  • Average volume (10-day)2,323,697
  • Average volume (1-month)2,571,946
  • Average volume (3-month)1,959,029
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $39.46 to (U.S.) $48.43
  • Beta1.02
  • Trailing P/E23.79×
  • P/E 1 year forward23.02×
  • Forward PEG1.79×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $1.12
  • Dividend yield2.68%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $1.76
Updated July 31 4:00 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+13.47%

Based on its net profit margin of 13.47%, Fastenal Co is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX0.60%Sector:IndustrialsIndustry:Industrial Machinery & Equipment
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q2/2015Q1/2015Q4/2014Q3/2014
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedJun 30, 201506/30/2015Mar 31, 201503/31/2015Dec 31, 201412/31/2014Sep 30, 201409/30/2014
Revenue998953926981
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue998953926981
Gross profit502484468499
Total cost of revenue496469459482
Total operating expense772750737768
Selling / general / administrative277280279286
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)0000
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income226204189213
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-1000
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax225204189213
Income after tax140128118133
Income tax, total85767080
Net income140128118133
Total adjustments to net income--------
Net income before extra. items140128118133
Minority interest--------
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items140128118133
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items140128118133
Diluted net income140128118133
Dilution adjustment0------
Diluted weighted average shares292296297297
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share0.480.430.400.45
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.280.280.250.25
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share0.480.430.400.45