FAST Fastenal

  • STOCK
  • FAST
  • Price as of: Dec 22, 02:09 PM EST
  • $47.29
  • -$0.02
  • -0.0%
  • Industry
  • General building materials
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FAST Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    2.11% Industrial Goods Average 1.78%
  • Annual Payout
    $1.00 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    60.2% EPS $1.66
  • Dividend Growth
    3 yrs Since 2011
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DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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Growth History

FAST Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for FAST 25.0% 8.1% 3 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

FAST Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.8000 2013 8.1%
$0.7400 2012 13.8%
Historical Dividend Data

FAST Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2500 2014-10-09 2014-10-22 2014-10-24 2014-11-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2014-07-10 2014-07-23 2014-07-25 2014-08-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2014-04-10 2014-04-23 2014-04-25 2014-05-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2014-01-14 2014-01-29 2014-01-31 2014-02-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2013-10-08 2013-10-23 2013-10-25 2013-11-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2013-07-09 2013-07-24 2013-07-26 2013-08-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2013-04-10 2013-04-30 2013-05-02 2013-05-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2013-01-16 2013-01-30 2013-02-01 2013-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2012-11-20 2012-12-05 2012-12-07 2012-12-21 Yes Special N/A
$0.2100 2012-10-10 2012-10-25 2012-10-29 2012-11-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2012-07-11 2012-07-25 2012-07-27 2012-08-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2012-04-17 2012-04-30 2012-05-02 2012-05-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2012-01-17 2012-01-30 2012-02-01 2012-02-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1400 2011-10-12 2011-10-24 2011-10-26 2011-11-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2011-07-11 2011-07-21 2011-07-25 2011-08-22 Yes Regular Quarter
2-for-1 2011-04-19 2011-05-23 2011-05-02 2011-05-20 NM Stock Split NM
$0.1300 2011-04-11 2011-04-13 2011-04-12 2011-04-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2011-01-17 2011-02-11 2011-02-15 2011-02-25 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.2100 2010-11-18 2010-11-22 2010-11-24 2010-12-06 Yes Special N/A
$0.2100 2010-07-12 2010-08-18 2010-08-20 2010-09-03 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.2000 2010-01-18 2010-02-10 2010-02-15 2010-02-26 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1850 2009-07-10 2009-08-13 2009-08-17 2009-08-28 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1750 2009-01-19 2009-02-11 2009-02-16 2009-02-27 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1350 2008-11-18 2008-12-03 2008-12-05 2008-12-15 Yes Special N/A
$0.1350 2008-07-10 2008-08-14 2008-08-18 2008-08-29 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1250 2008-01-21 2008-02-21 2008-02-25 2008-02-29 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1150 2007-07-11 2007-08-16 2007-08-20 2007-08-31 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1050 2007-01-18 2007-02-22 2007-02-26 2007-03-02 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.1000 2006-07-11 2006-08-17 2006-08-21 2006-09-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0500 2006-01-19 2006-02-15 2006-02-20 2006-03-03 Yes Regular Semi Annual
2-for-1 2005-10-11 2005-11-14 2005-10-31 2005-11-10 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0775 2005-07-12 2005-08-18 2005-08-22 2005-09-02 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0775 2005-01-17 2005-02-16 2005-02-21 2005-03-04 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0625 2004-07-13 2004-08-19 2004-08-23 2004-09-03 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0375 2004-01-19 2004-02-19 2004-02-23 2004-03-05 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0188 2003-08-26 2003-09-24 2003-09-26 2003-10-10 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0075 2003-01-20 2003-02-19 2003-02-21 2003-03-07 Yes Regular Annual
2-for-1 2002-04-15 2002-05-13 2002-04-29 2002-05-10 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0125 2002-01-18 2002-02-20 2002-02-22 2002-03-08 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0113 2001-01-16 2001-02-21 2001-02-23 2001-03-09 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0100 2000-01-25 2000-02-23 2000-02-25 2000-03-10 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0050 1999-01-22 1999-02-24 1999-02-26 1999-03-12 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0025 1998-01-20 1998-02-25 1998-02-27 1998-03-13 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0025 1997-02-04 1997-02-26 1997-02-28 1997-03-14 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0025 1996-01-26 1996-02-28 1996-03-01 1996-03-15 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0050 1995-01-31 1995-02-08 1995-02-14 1995-02-28 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0050 1994-01-31 1994-03-02 1994-03-08 1994-03-21 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0038 1993-01-08 1993-02-23 1993-03-01 1993-03-22 Unknown Regular Annual
Company Profile

FAST Company Profile

Exchange: NASDAQ

Fasteneal- (FAST)-sells industrial and construction supplies. The company offers threaded fasteners, such as bolts, nuts, screws, studs, and related washers, as well as miscellaneous supplies, such as paints, various pins and machinery keys, concrete anchors, batteries, sealants, metal framing systems, wire ropes, struts, private-label stud anchors, rivets, and related accessories. As of December 31, 2007, the company operated 2,160 stores in 50 states of the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Singapore, China, and the Netherlands. Fastenal Company was founded in 1967 and is based in Winona, Minnesota.

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News

Fastenal News

  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Before the opening bell on Friday morning, Fastenal (FAST)  reported its third quarter earnings, posting higher sales and earnings than last...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Before the opening bell on Friday morning, Fastenal (FAST)  reported its second quarter results, posting gains in sales and earnings compared to...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Fastenal Company Q1 Profits Rise; Declares Dividend (FAST)

    Fastenal Company (FAST) reported higher first quarter earnings on Friday, which came in above analysts' estimates. FAST's Earnings in Brief
    • FAST reported Q1 earnings of $111.93 million, or 38 cents per share, up from $109.05 million, or 37 cents per share, a year ago.
    • Revenues rose to $876.50 million from $806.33 million last year.
    • On average, analysts expected to see 37 cents in earnings and revenue of  $869.99 million.
    • The company noted that the growth in revenue was primarily due to higher unit sales. FAST also reported that although sales were negatively affected by the harsh winter in January and February, the timing of Easter should help March sales.
    FAST Announces Dividend FAST will pay its next quarterly dividend of 25 cents on May 23 to shareholders of record on April 25. Stock Performance Fastenal Company shares were up $1.42, or 2.80% during premarket trading Friday. The stock is up 6.78% YTD.
    FAST Dividend Snapshot

    As of Market Close on April 10, 2014

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    The Bottom Line

    Fastenal Company (FAST) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.2 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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