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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M13,722Revenue $M3,734Net Margin (%)13.2Z-Score23.0
Enterprise Value $M13,663EPS $1.7Operating Margin %21.1F-Score5
P/E(ttm))27.7Cash Flow Per Share $1.4Pre-tax Margin (%)21.1Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book7.810-y EBITDA Growth Rate %12.5Quick Ratio1.9Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales3.75-y EBITDA Growth Rate %15.2Current Ratio4.2Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow30.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.1ROA % (ttm)22.0Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.2Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)26.7Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %63.0Shares Outstanding M296ROI % (ttm)26.5Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with FAST

Number of guru portfolios checked: 85. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
FASTRuane Cunniff 2014-09-30 Add0.78%$43.74 - $50.08
($45.68)
$ 46.291%Add 15.78%24,086,459
FASTRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Buy 0.02%$43.74 - $50.08
($45.68)
$ 46.291%New holding, 66056 sh.66,056
FASTRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Sold Out -0.05%$42.7 - $50.43
($46.77)
$ 46.29-1%Sold Out0
FASTRay Dalio 2013-12-31 Buy 0.05%$45.62 - $51.89
($47.99)
$ 46.29-4%New holding, 133861 sh.133,861
FASTRay Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.12%$32.23 - $44.32
($38.79)
$ 46.2919%Sold Out0
FASTRay Dalio 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.25%$29.47 - $36.63
($33.45)
$ 46.2938%Reduce -67.1%244,461
FASTRuane Cunniff 2011-06-30 Reduce-3.51%$30.97 - $36.01
($32.89)
$ 46.2941%Reduce -50.05%22,722,715
FASTRon Baron 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.65%$30.97 - $36.01
($32.89)
$ 46.2941%Reduce -50.23%7,289,204
FASTRuane Cunniff 2011-03-31 Add3.49%$14.44 - $16.12
($15.28)
$ 46.29203%Add 98.88%11,373,114
FASTRon Baron 2011-03-31 Add0.63%$14.44 - $16.12
($15.28)
$ 46.29203%Add 96.3%3,661,607
FASTGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $14.44 - $16.12
($15.28)
$ 46.29203%Sold Out0
FASTGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $25.61 - $30.06
($27.45)
$ 46.2969%New holding, 3600 sh.3,600
FASTGeorge Soros 2010-03-31 Sold Out $20.61 - $24.5
($22.29)
$ 46.29108%Sold Out0
FASTGeorge Soros 2009-12-31 Buy $17.25 - $21.1
($19.06)
$ 46.29143%New holding, 5700 sh.5,700
FASTRuane Cunniff 2008-12-31 Add0.32%$15.8 - $19.94
($17.6)
$ 46.29163%Add 4.86%13,897,159
FASTSteve Mandel 2008-12-31 Sold Out -4.38%$15.8 - $19.94
($17.6)
$ 46.29163%Sold Out0
FASTSteve Mandel 2008-09-30 Reduce-1.09%$21.34 - $26.81
($24.8)
$ 46.2987%Reduce -24.95%4,593,772
FASTRuane Cunniff 2008-03-31 Add0.32%$16.71 - $22.88
($20.05)
$ 46.29131%Add 6.24%13,475,821
FASTRon Baron 2008-03-31 Add0.27%$16.71 - $22.88
($20.05)
$ 46.29131%Add 20.98%5,622,850
FASTSteve Mandel 2007-12-31 Add0.91%$19.13 - $22.43
($20.65)
$ 46.29124%Add 29.32%7,879,607
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

FAST is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
FAST Ray Dalio 2014-09-3066,0560.020.02New Buy
FAST Ruane Cunniff 2014-09-3024,086,4598.135.7+15.78%
FAST Ron Baron 2014-09-304,319,0381.460.8-1.66%
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FAST: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Polipnick Gary A.Executive Vice President 2014-07-23Buy2,500$44.553.91view
Ancius Michael JDirector 2014-07-22Buy250$45.142.55view
OBERTON WILLARD DCEO 2014-07-15Buy2,000$45.142.55view
KIERLIN ROBERT AFormer Director 2014-06-05Sell60,000$49.17-5.86view
Jansen James CExecutive Vice President 2014-06-04Sell10,000$49.41-6.31view
KIERLIN ROBERT AFormer Director 2014-05-07Sell30,000$48.65-4.85view
KIERLIN ROBERT AFormer Director 2014-04-23Sell70,000$49.77-6.99view
Ancius Michael JDirector 2014-01-30Buy120$44.34.49view
Heise Rita J.Director 2014-01-30Buy1,000$44.274.56view
LUNDQUIST NICHOLAS JExecutive Vice-President 2014-01-27Buy4,000$44.793.35view

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