*The following data represents Fastenal Company (NASDAQ: FAST) |
With the amassed value of the company based on its existing stock price alongside the total amount of outstanding stocks, today’s market cap for Fastenal Company is valued at 15.46B. The value of the Market cap relatively ensures a stable and secure position for the company, and can be easily considered a blue chip in today’s market. Fastenal Company’s market capitalization will expectantly allow investors to gauge the growth versus the risk potentials.
The organization is currently holding a P/E ratio of 28.55 with a forward P/E ratio of 25.17, indicating how cheap or expensive the share price is which in turn reveals the sentiments of the investors. In essence, the P/E ratio of Fastenal Company specifies the dollar amount an investor can anticipate to invest in the company to receive one dollar of the company’s earnings. But it is better to note the limitations of the current P/E ratio of Fastenal Company, as investors may often be led to believe that there is one single metric that will deliver a thorough insight into the company’s investment decision, which is virtually never the case.
NASDAQ:FAST has an EPS value of 1.88 with an EPS growth this year at -2.30%. The company reels an EPS growth for the next year at 10.78%, displaying an EPS growth of 7.40% for the past five years and an EPS value of 10.73% for the following five years. The company grips a sales growth of 7.40% for the past 5 years.
Fastenal Company currently measures the Current ratio at 5.4 and displays the quick ratio at 2.5. The company has a ROA of 19.30% and computes the ROI at 21.80%. The Return on assets indicates how lucrative the business is comparative to its total assets. ROA offers an insight into how efficient management is in using its possessions to breed earnings. ROI, on the other hand, will allow the investors to appraise the effectiveness of their investment and equate the efficiency of the number of different investments.
The firm shows its gross margin strolling at 49.50% * with an operating margin of 20.30% *. It has a profit margin of 12.70% that exhibits the company’s weekly performance at 3.07% *. The monthly performance for Fastenal Company is 10.96% that leads to 9.46% in its yearly performance. Volatility for the week is valued at 2.65% with its monthly volatility rate of 2.43%.
The company’s 20-Day Simple Moving Average is measured to be 7.57% with its 200-Day Simple Moving average wandering at 17.09%.
The current Stock Price of Fastenal Company is valued at $53.78, indicating a price change of -0.11%. The company’s target price is $53.23.
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