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Fastenal Co (FAST.OQ)

FAST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

57.99USD
4:00pm EDT
Change (% chg)

$0.29 (+0.50%)
Prev Close
$57.70
Open
$57.76
Day's High
$58.14
Day's Low
$57.36
Volume
607,325
Avg. Vol
909,106
52-wk High
$61.14
52-wk Low
$42.51

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.67 December 25 Sep 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 4 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(3) HOLD 6 6 6 6
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 1 1 1 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.50 2.50 2.50 2.21

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 12 1,268.29 1,279.90 1,239.67 1,222.44
Quarter Ending Dec-18 12 1,200.32 1,228.90 1,160.09 1,150.95
Year Ending Dec-18 13 4,923.45 4,962.50 4,860.77 4,745.00
Year Ending Dec-19 13 5,342.81 5,495.00 5,243.07 5,020.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 12 0.67 0.68 0.65 0.55
Quarter Ending Dec-18 12 0.59 0.61 0.56 0.49
Year Ending Dec-18 14 2.60 2.63 2.55 2.11
Year Ending Dec-19 15 2.80 2.93 2.65 2.23

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1,259.00 1,267.90 8.90 0.71
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1,185.19 1,185.80 0.61 0.05
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1,084.79 1,088.50 3.71 0.34
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1,124.36 1,132.80 8.44 0.75
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1,112.61 1,121.50 8.89 0.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0.66 0.59 0.07 10.88
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.61 0.61 0.00 0.73
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.45 0.45 0.00 0.73
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0.50 0.50 0.00 0.10
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.50 0.52 0.02 4.73

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1,268.29 1,267.29 1,264.00 1,262.77 1,222.44
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1,200.32 1,199.40 1,196.31 1,194.79 1,150.95
Year Ending Dec-18 4,923.45 4,921.68 4,915.73 4,915.62 4,745.00
Year Ending Dec-19 5,342.81 5,333.66 5,328.87 5,328.46 5,020.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0.67 0.67 0.67 0.66 0.55
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.49
Year Ending Dec-18 2.60 2.59 2.59 2.60 2.11
Year Ending Dec-19 2.80 2.80 2.80 2.79 2.23

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 1 6 1
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 1 5 1
Year Ending Dec-18 1 1 6 1
Year Ending Dec-19 2 0 7 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2 0 4 0
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2 0 4 0
Year Ending Dec-18 3 0 4 1
Year Ending Dec-19 2 1 4 2