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.

FIVE was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 63, implying potential capital gains of 32.88 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 47, which equates to a potential downside of -0.86 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 23.81 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.83 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, 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. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. FIVE has a PEG ratio of 1.64.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FIVE hit 54.13 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 35.03. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 35.34 percent, and below the high by 12.41 percent. FIVE has a P/E 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.