Review and write an overview of the founding and any historical events that correlate to current strategies and goals.

Fastenal Company

Case Study requirements assigned to me:

Sections:

– Familiarization with the company’s current situation

o Review and write an overview of the founding and any historical events that correlate to current strategies and goals

 No other historical events are necessary to review

o Current financial situation

 Use a graph pulled from financial reports?
 Ratios?

o Overview current business segments and markets
o Identify current strategies and goals

Resources given to me:

Annual Report: https://s23.q4cdn.com/591718779/files/doc_financials/2021/Q4/9706829_2021_AnnualReport_FINAL.pdf

Fourth Quarter Earnings: https://investor.fastenal.com/news-releases/news-details/2022/Fastenal-Company-Reports-2021-Annual-and-Fourth-Quarter-Earnings/default.aspx

WSJ Financial Ratios: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/quotes/FAST/financials