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Fastenal Co GF Value

: $54.73 (As of Today)
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The GF Value represents the current intrinsic value of a stock derived from our exclusive method. The GF Value Line on our summary page gives an overview of the fair value that the stock should be traded at. It is calculated based on three factors:

  1. Historical multiples (PE Ratio, PS Ratio, PB Ratio and Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow) that the stock has traded at.
  2. GuruFocus adjustment factor based on the company’s past returns and growth.
  3. Future estimates of the business performance.

We believe the GF Value Line is the fair value that the stock should be traded at. The stock price will most likely fluctuate around the GF Value Line. If the stock price is significantly above the GF Value Line, it is overvalued and its future return is likely to be poor. On the other hand, if it is significantly below the GF Value Line, its future return will likely be higher.

Please note, "Possible Value Trap, Think Twice" is for the companies that look very undervalued, but either in the long term trend of business decline, or in financial distress.

As of today (2022-07-01), Fastenal Co's share price is $49.74. Fastenal Co's GF Value is $54.73. Therefore, Fastenal Co's Price-to-GF-Value for today is 0.91.

Based on the relationship between the current stock price and the GF Value, GuruFocus believes Fastenal Co is Fairly Valued.


Fastenal Co  (NAS:FAST) GF Value Explanation

Based on the relationship between the current stock price and the GF Value, GuruFocus provides the following 6 evaluations:

Posssible Evaluations All-in-One Screener Examples (2)
Possible Value Trap, Think Twice (1)Predictable Companies that possibly be Value Traps
Significantly OvervaluedPredictable Companies which are Significantly Overvalued
Modestly OvervaluedPredictable Companies which are Modestly Overvalued
Fairly ValuedPredictable High Quality Companies which are Fairly Valued
Modestly Undervalued (3)Predictable High Quality Companies which are Modestly Undervalued
Significantly Undervalued (3)Predictable High Quality Companies which are Significantly Undervalued

(1) "Possible Value Trap, Think Twice" is for the companies that look very undervalued, but either in the long term trend of business decline, or in financial distress.

(2) These are some simple examples. You can access our GF Valuation filter under All-in-One Screener’s Fundamental tab, and Price-to-GF-Value filter under Valuation Ratio tab and set your own criteria.

(3) There is only a sufficient margin of safety when the stock is undervalued.

Fastenal Co's Price-to-GF-Value for today is calculated as

Price-to-GF-Value=Share Price/GF Value
=49.74/54.73
=0.91

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


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Fastenal Co Business Description

Fastenal Co logo
Industry
Industrials » Industrial Distribution NAICS : 238290 SIC : 5039
Address
2001 Theurer Boulevard, Winona, MN, USA, 55987-1500
Fastenal opened its first fastener store in 1967 in Winona, Minnesota. Since then, Fastenal has greatly expanded its footprint as well as its products and services. Today, Fastenal serves its 400,000 active customers through approximately 1,800 branches, over 1,400 on-site locations, and 14 distribution centers. Since 1993, the company has added other product categories, but fasteners remain its largest category at about 30%-35% of sales. Fastenal also offers customers supply-chain solutions, such as vending and vendor-managed inventory.
Executives
Hsu Hsenghung Sam director 2032 SUMMIT AVENUE SAINT PAUL MN 55105
Ancius Michael J director 151 COACHLITE COURT NORTH ONALASKA WI 54650
Soderberg John Lewis officer: Executive Vice President 1757 SNOWFLAKE PLACE ONALASKA WI 54650
Owen Terry Modock officer: Senior Executive VP 704 DOVE CREEK TRAIL SOUTHLAKE TX 76092
Heise Rita J. director 7329 MARINER DRIVE MAPLE GROVE MN 55311
Watts Jeffery Michael officer: Executive Vice-President 48 LAUREL CR. INGERSOLL A6 N5C-3S4
Drazkowski William Joseph officer: Executive Vice-President 806 OLYMPIC DRIVE ONALASKA WI 54650
Hein Leland J officer: Senior Executive VP 2001 THEURER BLVD WINONA MN 55987
Jansen James C officer: Executive Vice President 2001 THEURER BLVD WINONA MN 55987
Miller Charles S. officer: Senior Executive VP 230 CASCADE DR. PADUCAH KY 42003
Dolan Michael John director 1221 SOUTHVIEW DRIVE HASTINGS MN 55033
Lundquist Nicholas J director 2001 THEURER BLVD WINONA MN 55987
Oberton Willard D director 2001 THEURER BLVD WINONA MN 55987
Florness Daniel L director, officer: CEO and President FASTENAL CO 2001 THEURER BLVD WINONA MN 55987
Lisowski Sheryl Ann officer: CAO/Controller/Treasurer 155 WILDWOOD DRIVE WINONA MN 55987

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