Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

The Company sells industrial and construction supplies in a wholesale and retail fashion.

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Member Avatar RileyThub (< 20) Submitted: 11/17/2015 1:26:46 PM : Outperform Start Price: $38.42 FAST Score: +19.00

Fasteners are never going to leave the earth and no one is able to cut costs and effectively manage stores as well as them

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Member Avatar BobbieBunch (28.69) Submitted: 8/13/2015 2:03:50 PM : Outperform Start Price: $39.38 FAST Score: +17.75

Consistently HIGH ROA, Consistently ROE, HIGH EPS GROWTH (5 & 10yr), trading below 10year average P/E.

Plus I have done a lot of business with them and they've been great.
Would happily own IRL. Soon Will.

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Member Avatar chris293 (47.93) Submitted: 7/27/2015 10:44:10 PM : Outperform Start Price: $39.64 FAST Score: +17.43

FAST just hangs in for the long haul.

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Member Avatar jbolley (83.91) Submitted: 3/11/2015 11:19:54 AM : Outperform Start Price: $39.18 FAST Score: +16.21

no debt, growing dividend, high level of customer service.

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Member Avatar AdamGalas (< 20) Submitted: 3/11/2015 2:10:38 AM : Outperform Start Price: $39.03 FAST Score: +18.44

http://boards.fool.com/the-grand-adventure-121197.aspx

A holding in The Grand Adventure Dividend Project.

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Member Avatar Messina67 (< 20) Submitted: 3/5/2015 8:25:46 AM : Outperform Start Price: $38.38 FAST Score: +21.37

Low price, no debt, good management, innovative, good track record.

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Member Avatar TMFBuck (87.25) Submitted: 2/28/2015 12:20:44 PM : Outperform Start Price: $40.06 FAST Score: +16.47

A good business that's come down in price.

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Member Avatar TMFWalter (54.74) Submitted: 7/14/2014 10:37:54 AM : Outperform Start Price: $43.36 FAST Score: +1.34

Great company, typical market over reaction.

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Member Avatar TMFEBCapital (43.27) Submitted: 6/7/2013 10:17:02 AM : Outperform Start Price: $45.09 FAST Score: -23.84

New industrial vending programs, controlled new store growth and disciplined expense controls will drive earnings growth over the next year.

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Member Avatar prstout (38.79) Submitted: 6/6/2013 11:36:59 AM : Outperform Start Price: $44.22 FAST Score: -23.68

Sell-off was over done. Looking for modest rebound.

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Member Avatar Teacherman333 (96.71) Submitted: 5/26/2013 1:36:58 PM : Outperform Start Price: $46.94 FAST Score: -28.57

For reference point and to allow for comments by others. As of the end of March, 2013.

ROE 27.01%
Trailing PE 35.82
PB 9.38
Div yield 1.50%

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Member Avatar ConsensusPWR100 (< 20) Submitted: 10/26/2012 2:21:36 AM : Outperform Start Price: $39.27 FAST Score: -29.08

I like the recent sharp decline in price on declining volume and the history of strong bounces from around this level. I also see a bounce in the industries it serves in the next quarter, but this is mostly an "oversold" play that I expect to pay off in a few weeks, and which I don't mind holding longer if it doesn't.

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Member Avatar TomFoolNC (28.47) Submitted: 9/11/2012 4:57:22 PM : Outperform Start Price: $38.62 FAST Score: -24.02

housing recovery, vending machines

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Member Avatar BaaMan (85.89) Submitted: 7/13/2012 2:52:32 PM : Outperform Start Price: $39.10 FAST Score: -34.79

It got a little ahead of itself, but will continue to grow with the construction recovery.

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Member Avatar malcome (< 20) Submitted: 6/25/2012 10:47:52 AM : Outperform Start Price: $34.73 FAST Score: -24.90

specialized

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Member Avatar 4en1vanm (< 20) Submitted: 2/16/2012 6:06:07 PM : Outperform Start Price: $45.76 FAST Score: -50.61

The stock currently looks over valued but FAST will continue to be a long term win.

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Member Avatar Magnoliasteve (51.44) Submitted: 2/13/2012 8:57:12 PM : Outperform Start Price: $45.51 FAST Score: -51.75

Not an exciting stock like an Apple or Google but kicks the market's behind for years and pays a nice little regular yield. This is a great, steady, no frills money maker.

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Member Avatar jpietrek (< 20) Submitted: 2/9/2012 2:10:25 PM : Outperform Start Price: $43.19 FAST Score: -47.49

good history safe stock

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Member Avatar stationfool (< 20) Submitted: 1/26/2012 12:03:48 PM : Outperform Start Price: $42.07 FAST Score: -46.72

no debt

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Member Avatar bradford86 (99.66) Submitted: 1/16/2012 9:26:30 PM : Underperform Start Price: $42.40 FAST Score: +50.15

298. Fastenal Co. (NASDAQ: FAST) is repping out new all-time highs like it's nobody's business. Sell. Do not think twice. The valuation here is so high that a small mis-step will result in lower prices. The chart is parabolic. Target: $30-$40. I'm betting CAPS points on this one coming back down to earth. Since when can you apply a P/E of 40+ to a company set to grow at less than 20%? Well, if your answer was: "In your dreams." You'd be right. Mark my words, Fastenal will fall below $40 in the next 5 years.

http://beta.fool.com/bradford86/2012/01/16/price-market-part-46/

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