For the readers interested in the stock health of Fastenal Company (FAST). It is currently valued at $50.71. When the transactions were called off in the previous session, Stock hit the highs of $50.85, after setting-off with the price of $50.00. Company’s stock value dipped to $49.84 during the trading on the day. When the trading was stopped its value was $50.06.
Recently in News on April 12, 2021, Fastenal Company Announces Cash Dividend. Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST) reported its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.28 per share to be paid in cash on May 25, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 26, 2021. Except for share and per share information, dollar amounts are stated in millions. You can read further details here
Fastenal Company had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $51.89 on 01/12/21, with the lowest value was $43.37 for the same time period, recorded on 03/04/21.
Fastenal Company (FAST) full year performance was 52.06%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Fastenal Company shares are logging -2.27% during the 52-week period from high price, and 60.41% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $31.61 and $51.89.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Industrials managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 5725150 for the day, which was evidently higher, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Fastenal Company (FAST) recorded performance in the market was 3.85%, having the revenues showcasing -0.08% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 29.22B, as it employees total of 20365 workers.
Fastenal Company (FAST) in the eye of market guru’s
During the last month, 0 analysts gave the Fastenal Company a BUY rating, 0 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 0 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 0 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 48.35, with a change in the price was noted +3.18. In a similar fashion, Fastenal Company posted a movement of +6.69% for the period of last 100 days, recording 3,317,634 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for FAST is recording 0.15 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.13.
Fastenal Company (FAST): Stocks Technical analysis and Trends
Raw Stochastic average of Fastenal Company in the period of last 50 days is set at 88.43%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 79.75%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 74.62% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 75.35%.
If we look into the earlier routines of Fastenal Company, multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 3.85%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably improved by 11.14%, alongside a boost of 52.06% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -1.42% in the 7-day charts and went down by 9.36% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were lifted by -0.08% during last recorded quarter.