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Fastenal Co. (FAST): $54.10

0.18 (-0.33%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Momentum

A

Stability

B

Sentiment

Quality

A

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Industry: Industrial - Equipment

Industry

C

Ranked

#49 of 93

in industry

FASTENAL CO (FAST) Price Targets From Analysts

The tables below show the price targets and recommendations analysts covering FAST.

Date Number of Analysts Highest Target Price Lowest Target Price Average Target Price Current Price Upside Potential
2021-12-06 11 $65 $45 $52.142 $54.6 -4.5%
2022-01-14 11 $65 $45 $52.857 $54.6 -3.19%
2022-01-17 11 $65 $45 $53 $54.6 -2.93%
2022-02-04 10 $65 $45 $53.857 $54.6 -1.36%
2022-03-08 10 $65 $50 $55.714 $54.6 2.04%
2022-04-08 10 $65 $51 $55.714 $54.6 2.04%
2022-04-14 10 $65 $51 $57.333 $54.6 5.01%
2022-05-02 10 $70 $51 $58.166 $54.6 6.53%
2022-06-06 10 $70 $48 $56.833 $54.6 4.09%
2022-07-15 13 $70 $42 $51.888 $54.6 -4.97%
2022-08-01 12 $60 $42 $50.625 $54.6 -7.28%
2022-10-17 10 $60 $42 $50.75 $54.6 -7.05%
2022-11-01 12 $58 $42 $50.125 $54.6 -8.2%
2022-11-11 12 $58 $43 $50.875 $54.6 -6.82%
2023-01-20 12 $58 $42 $50.75 $54.6 -7.05%
2023-02-02 13 $55 $42 $50.125 $54.6 -8.2%
2023-04-04 13 $61 $42 $51.333 $54.6 -5.98%
2023-04-05 13 $61 $46 $51.777 $54.6 -5.17%
2023-04-14 13 $61 $46 $51.888 $54.6 -4.97%
2023-05-01 13 $61 $46 $53.444 $54.6 -2.12%
2023-07-06 13 $61 $46 $54.555 $54.6 -0.08%
2023-07-14 12 $61 $49 $55.625 $54.6 1.88%
2023-08-01 11 $61 $50 $56.285 $54.6 3.09%

The Trend in the Analyst Price Target


FAST's average price target has moved up $17.84 over the prior 38 months.

Over the past 41 weeks, FAST's average upside potential has been -1.28%.

Date Number of Analysts Highest Target Price Lowest Target Price Average Target Price Share Price Upside Potential
2022-10-17 12 60 42 50.750 46.10 10.09%
2022-11-01 12 58 42 50.125 48.83 2.65%
2023-02-02 13 55 42 50.125 55.29 -9.34%
2023-04-14 13 61 46 52.888 53.27 -0.72%
2023-08-01 11 61 50 56.285 58.34 -3.52%

FAST Broker Recommendations Summary

Average Broker Rating Strong Buy Buy Hold Sell Strong Sell Analysts Issuing Recs
3.12 1 0 8 2 2 11

The Trend in the Broker Recommendations


FAST's average broker recommendation rating worsened by 0.37 over the prior 26 months.

The bullet points below may help you gain a better understanding of what the metrics in the price target and recommendations tables above mean for FAST as an investment opportunity.

  • To contextualize these metrics, consider that out of all US stocks, FASTENAL CO's upside potential (average analyst target price relative to current price) is greater than 560.31% of them.
  • FASTENAL CO's variance in analysts' estimates is lower than -547.21% of Retail stocks.
  • In the context of stocks in the large market cap category, FASTENAL CO's average analyst price target is greater than 1113.06% of them.
  • FASTENAL CO's number of analysts covering the stock is higher than 2238.59% of Industrials stocks.

Stocks similar to FASTENAL CO in the Retail industry regarding analyst recommendations and price targets are SHW, BBY, and DKS.

What is the outlook for FAST? Use POWR Ratings for clearer insight into price direction.


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