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January 16, 2014

Fastenal (FAST) was down 4.46% on Wednesday following a disappointing fourth-quarter earnings report.

January 15, 2014

Industrial products supplier Fastenal reported fourth-quarter net sales of $813.8 million, up 7.5% from $757.2 million in the same quarter last year. But the company didn't grow as fast as it anticipated.

The Winona, Minn.-based company reported net earnings of $99.2 million, up 0.5% from the previous year's quarter.

October 10, 2013

Though there was a little more growth across the board at Wednesday’s close, Fastenal (FAST) took a dip of 6.26%.

September 6, 2013

A portion of HCN's stocks rebounded Thursday, with Sears (SHLD), Fastenal (FAST) and LP (LPX) all up 6 percent or more.

September 4, 2013

A mixed day on Wall Street brings more gainers than decliners. BlueLinx jumped more than 5% Tuesday, and Fastenal increased 2.3%.

April 10, 2013

Despite "weakening industrial environment," Fastenal sales are up 4.9% in the first quarter ended March 31.

Winona, Minn.-based Fastenal reported first-quarter net sales of $803.3 million, up 4.9% from $768.9 million in the same quarter last year.

Net earnings for the quarter ended March 31 were $109.0 million, up 8.8%.

Those numbers reflect expansion of the company's footprint. The 2,660-store operator opened 11 new stores in the first three months of 2013, an increase of 0.4% since December 2012. 

January 21, 2013

Winona, Minn.-based Fastenal posted fourth-quarter net sales of $757.2 million, up 8.5% from the same three months in the prior year.