Technical Analysis for FAST - Fastenal Company

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 36.02 1.15% 0.41
FAST closed up 1.15 percent on Thursday, October 17, 2019, on approximately normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical FAST trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Golden Cross Bullish 1.15%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 1.15%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 1.15%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 1.15%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 1.15%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.15%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.61%
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.61%

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Fastenal Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a wholesaler and retailer of industrial and construction supplies in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers fasteners and other industrial and construction supplies under the Fastenal name. Its fastener products include threaded fasteners, such as bolts, nuts, screws, studs, and related washers, which are used in manufactured products and building projects, as well as in the maintenance and repair of machines and structures; and miscellaneous supplies and hardware consisting of various pins and machinery keys, concrete anchors, metal framing systems, wire ropes, strut products, rivets, and related accessories. The company serves the manufacturing market that comprise original equipment manufacturers, and maintenance and repair operations, as well as other users, such as farmers, truckers, railroads, mining companies, federal, state and local governmental entities, schools, and retail trades; and construction market, which include general, electrical, plumbing, sheet metal, and road contractors. As of December 31, 2012, it operated 2,700 company-owned or leased stores. Fastenal Company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Winona, Minnesota.
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Is FAST a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 36.58
52 Week Low 24.005
Average Volume 4,518,030
200-Day Moving Average 31.5254
50-Day Moving Average 31.6502
20-Day Moving Average 32.6125
10-Day Moving Average 33.428
Average True Range 1.0179
ADX 24.45
+DI 42.8046
-DI 14.7423
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 33.5263
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 33.1937
Upper Bollinger Band 36.5077
Lower Bollinger Band 28.7173
Percent B (%b) 0.94
BandWidth 23.887773
MACD Line 0.9957
MACD Signal Line 0.5091
MACD Histogram 0.4866
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 10.35 Billion
Num Shares 287 Million
EPS 1.88
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 19.16
Price-to-Sales 3.21
Price-to-Book 6.74
PEG Ratio 2.39
Dividend 1.28
Dividend Yield 3.55%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 37.16
Resistance 3 (R3) 37.13 36.72 36.97
Resistance 2 (R2) 36.72 36.43 36.74 36.91
Resistance 1 (R1) 36.37 36.25 36.55 36.40 36.84
Pivot Point 35.96 35.96 36.05 35.98 35.96
Support 1 (S1) 35.61 35.67 35.79 35.64 35.20
Support 2 (S2) 35.20 35.49 35.22 35.13
Support 3 (S3) 34.85 35.20 35.07
Support 4 (S4) 34.88