Fastenal Co (NASDAQ:FAST)

Data as of Dec 19
 +0.73 / +1.57%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors purchased a net $3.1 million shares of FAST during the quarter ended September 2014 and now own 88.76% of the total shares outstanding. This majority interest is a greater percentage than is typical for companies in the Wholesale Distributors industry and highlights that the smart money sees this stock as an important holding.
Other institutional46.95%
Mutual fund holders41.81%
Individual stakeholders12.10%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2014RUANE, CUNNIFF & GOLDFARB, INC.  Bought 3.3 Million shares of Fastenal Co
9/30/2014BROWN ADVISORY LLC  Bought 2.7 Million shares of Fastenal Co
9/30/2014MANNING & NAPIER ADVISORS LLC  Bought 1.8 Million shares of Fastenal Co

Top 10 Owners of Fastenal Co

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Ruane, Cunniff & Goldfarb, Inc.8.13%24,086,4591,088,707,947+3,282,910+15.78%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.7.24%21,446,798969,395,270+388,565+1.85%
Columbia Management Investment Ad...4.22%12,499,504564,977,581+93,047+0.75%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.3.84%11,386,685514,678,162+52,333+0.46%
Capital Research & Management Co....3.80%11,275,000509,630,000+26,250+0.23%
Brown Advisory LLC3.80%11,265,559509,203,267+2,701,812+31.55%
BlackRock Fund Advisors3.69%10,933,937494,213,952+114,607+1.06%
Walter Scott & Partners Ltd.3.30%9,778,735441,998,822-43,657-0.44%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.3.09%9,156,552413,876,150-5,164,417-36.06%
William Blair & Co. LLC (Investme...2.63%7,805,669352,816,239-598,227-7.12%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Fastenal Co

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Sequoia Fund2.94%8,712,162393,789,722+1,779,213+25.66%
Columbia Select Large Cap Growth ...1.87%5,544,326250,603,535-305,170-5.22%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund1.69%5,000,000226,000,000-250,000-4.76%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund1.58%4,680,576211,562,035+46,496+1.00%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.51%4,460,830201,629,516+12,897+0.29%
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...1.23%3,655,000165,206,00000.00%
American Funds Fundamental Invest...1.05%3,100,000140,120,00000.00%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.99%2,928,557132,370,776+73,899+2.59%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund0.98%2,917,738131,881,758+36,841+1.28%
PowerShares QQQ Trust0.94%2,775,878125,469,686+191,506+7.41%

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