Analyst Ratings for Five Below Inc. (FIVE)

Updated: 2017-07-29

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Five Below Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for FIVE last month.

17 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 8 gave FIVE a buy rating, 2 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for FIVE by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 63, implying potential capital gains of 32.88 percent. The lowest price target was 47, implying a possible loss of -0.86 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 23.81 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.83 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of FIVE's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 21.76 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of FIVE is 1.64.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FIVE hit 54.13 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 35.03. Currently the stock is 35.34 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 12.41 percent. FIVE has a price/earnings ratio of 35.65. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FIVE value stock report compares FIVE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FIVE is $2.64 billion. FIVE's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.