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FAST Stock Price Today $48.39
Year To Date
The Year To Date (YTD) return is +3.07%.
52 Week Low
The 52 Week Low stock price is 38.09 set on Wed, Nov 2, 2016 which is 355 days ago.
The current price per share is 27.04% above the 52 week low.
52 Week High
The 52 Week High stock price is $52.74 set on Wed, Apr 5, 2017 which is 201 days ago.
The current price per share is -8.25% below the 52 week high.
All Time High
The All Time High stock price is $55.05 set on Tue, Mar 27, 2012 which is 2,036 days ago.
The current price per share is -12.10% below the all time high.
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1 Year Stock Chart
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50 Day Moving Average
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $42.72 which is 13.27% below the stock price of $48.39.
200 Day Moving Average
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 46.43 which is 4.22% below the stock price of $48.39.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are below the current stock price, this can be considered a bullish technical indicator.
FAST Company Profile
Fastenal Co is a Consumer Discretionary stock that trades on the NASDAQ and has a market capitalization of $13.91 Billion.
Fastenal Company is engaged in wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies. The Company is engaged in fastener distribution, and non-fastener maintenance and supply business. As of December 31, 2016, it distributed these supplies through a network of approximately 2,500 stores. Its customers are in the manufacturing and non-residential construction markets. The manufacturing market includes both original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO). The non-residential construction market includes general, electrical, plumbing, sheet metal and road contractors. Other users of its products include farmers, truckers, railroads, oil exploration, production and refinement companies, mining companies, federal, state, and local governmental entities, schools and certain retail trades. Its original product offerings are fasteners and other industrial and construction supplies, many of which are sold under the Fastenal product name.
Earnings Per Share
The EPS is $1.88.
Price To Earnings Ratio
The P/E Ratio is 25.81%.
The Earnings Release Date was Wed, Jul 12, 2017.
Since this earnings release 103 days ago, the stock price is up by +11.01%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The most recent Earnings Release Date was on Wed, Oct 11, 2017, which was 12 days ago.
The Annual Dividend Yield is 2.80%.
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Since the Ex-Date on Mon, Jul 24, 2017, 91 days ago, the stock price is up by 12.46%. (The next ex-dividend date will be around Sun, Oct 22, 2017.)
Dividend Pay Date
The Pay Date is Wed, Aug 23, 2017, 61 days ago.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.