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Last $42.42 USD
Change Today -0.275 / -0.64%
Volume 678.8K
FAST On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
NASDAQ GS
As of 3:21 PM 05/22/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

fastenal co (FAST) Snapshot

Open
$42.54
Previous Close
$42.69
Day High
$42.74
Day Low
$42.36
52 Week High
06/9/14 - $50.98
52 Week Low
03/4/15 - $39.46
Market Cap
12.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.7M
EPS TTM
$1.72
Shares Outstanding
294.0M
EX-Date
04/24/15
P/E TM
24.7x
Dividend
$1.12
Dividend Yield
2.50%
Current Stock Chart for FASTENAL CO (FAST)

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fastenal co (FAST) Details

Fastenal Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers fasteners, and other industrial and construction supplies primarily under the Fastenal name. Its fastener products include threaded fasteners, such as bolts, nuts, screws, studs, and related washers, which are used in manufactured products and building projects, as well as in the maintenance and repair of machines and structures. The company also offers miscellaneous supplies and hardware, including various pins and machinery keys, concrete anchors, metal framing systems, wire ropes, strut products, rivets, and related accessories. It serves the manufacturing market comprising original equipment manufacturers, and maintenance and repair operations; and non-residential construction market, which include general, electrical, plumbing, sheet metal, and road contractors. The company also serves farmers, truckers, railroads, mining companies, schools, and retail trades; and oil exploration, production, and refinement companies, as well as federal, state, and local governmental entities. Fastenal Company distributes its products through a network of approximately 2,700 company owned stores. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Winona, Minnesota.

18,417 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/5/15
Founded in 1967

fastenal co (FAST) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $480.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $390.0K
Executive Vice President of Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

fastenal co (FAST) Key Developments

Fastenal Company Reports Net Sales Results for the Month of April 2015

Fastenal Company reported net sales results for the month of April 2015. For the month, the company reported net sales of $334.47 million, a 6.1% increase, compared to $315.15 million for the April 2014. Daily sales for April 2015 were $15.20 million, a 6.1% increase, compared to $14.32 million for the April 2014.

Fastenal Company Reports Net Sales Results for the Month of March 2015

Fastenal Company reported net sales results for the month of March 2015. For the month, the company reported net sales of $341.65 million, a 10.6% increase, compared to $308.80 million for March 2014. Daily sales for March 2015 were $15.53 million, a 5.6% increase, compared to $14.70 million for the month of March 2014.

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