Five Below, Inc. operates as a specialty value retailer in the United States. More Details
High growth potential with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Five Below's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FIVE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FIVE's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
US Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: FIVE exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 101.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FIVE exceeded the US Market which returned 48.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Five Below's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) Insiders Sell Shares?
5 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Should Investors Feel About Five Below's (NASDAQ:FIVE) CEO Remuneration?
1 year ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Five Below's (NASDAQ:FIVE) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
Is Five Below undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: FIVE ($179.25) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($113.74)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FIVE is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FIVE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (81.1x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (17.6x).
PE vs Market: FIVE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (81.1x) compared to the US market (19.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FIVE is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FIVE is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (11.4x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (3.2x).
How is Five Below forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 20 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FIVE's forecast earnings growth (22.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: FIVE's earnings (22.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (15.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FIVE's revenue (17% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FIVE's revenue (17% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FIVE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (25.4%)
How has Five Below performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FIVE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FIVE's current net profit margins (6.3%) are lower than last year (9.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FIVE's earnings have grown by 15.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FIVE's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FIVE had negative earnings growth (-29.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Specialty Retail industry average (48.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FIVE's Return on Equity (14%) is considered low.
How is Five Below's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FIVE's short term assets ($755.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($435.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: FIVE's short term assets ($755.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($997.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FIVE is debt free.
Reducing Debt: FIVE has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FIVE has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: FIVE has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Five Below current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIVE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIVE's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FIVE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FIVE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FIVE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Joel Anderson (55 yo)
Mr. Joel D. Anderson has been the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Five Below, Inc. since February 1, 2015 and has been its President since July 2014. Mr. Anderson has been an Independent Director o...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Joel's total compensation ($USD5.97M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Joel's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: FIVE's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: FIVE's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: FIVE insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Five Below, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Five Below, Inc.
- Ticker: FIVE
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$10.037b
- Shares outstanding: 55.99m
- Website: https://www.fivebelow.com
Number of Employees
- Five Below, Inc.
- 701 Market Street
- Suite 300
- United States
Five Below, Inc. operates as a specialty value retailer in the United States. It offers accessories, including novelty socks, sunglasses, jewelry, scarves, gloves, hair accessories, athletic tops and botto...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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