Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) Rating Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group

Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVEGet Rating)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by research analysts at Telsey Advisory Group in a report released on Tuesday, Benzinga reports. They presently have a $230.00 price objective on the specialty retailer’s stock. Telsey Advisory Group’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 16.06% from the stock’s previous close.

FIVE has been the topic of a number of other research reports. downgraded Five Below from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 7th. BNP Paribas upgraded Five Below from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 15th. KeyCorp upped their price objective on Five Below from $205.00 to $225.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, February 17th. Evercore ISI upped their price target on shares of Five Below from $155.00 to $170.00 in a research report on Thursday, December 1st. Finally, Roth Capital reissued a “buy” rating and set a $240.00 price objective (up from $180.00) on shares of Five Below in a report on Monday, February 13th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and twenty-one have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $202.42.

Five Below Stock Up 0.2 %

FIVE stock opened at $198.17 on Tuesday. Five Below has a 52 week low of $109.49 and a 52 week high of $212.56. The company has a market cap of $11.00 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 48.22, a PEG ratio of 1.84 and a beta of 1.15. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $196.95 and a 200-day simple moving average of $167.70.

Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVEGet Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March 15th. The specialty retailer reported $3.07 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $3.07. Five Below had a return on equity of 20.11% and a net margin of 7.81%. The business had revenue of $1.12 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.11 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $2.49 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was up 12.7% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, analysts expect that Five Below will post 4.69 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Five Below news, CMO Michael Romanko sold 3,750 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $191.50, for a total transaction of $718,125.00. Following the sale, the chief marketing officer now owns 8,901 shares in the company, valued at $1,704,541.50. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Company insiders own 1.90% of the company’s stock.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On Five Below

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in FIVE. Darsana Capital Partners LP purchased a new stake in shares of Five Below in the second quarter worth $161,638,000. FMR LLC raised its holdings in shares of Five Below by 25.1% during the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 7,061,002 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $800,929,000 after buying an additional 1,415,117 shares in the last quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA lifted its position in Five Below by 63.3% in the 3rd quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA now owns 1,661,903 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $228,795,000 after buying an additional 644,271 shares during the last quarter. Artisan Partners Limited Partnership bought a new stake in Five Below in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $70,023,000. Finally, 1832 Asset Management L.P. bought a new stake in Five Below in the 4th quarter worth approximately $99,794,000.

Five Below Company Profile

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Five Below, Inc operates as a specialty value retailer. It operates through the following segments: Leisure, Fashion and Home, and Party and Snack. The Leisure segment includes items such as sporting goods, games, toys, tech, books, electronic accessories, and arts and crafts. The Fashion and Home segment consists of personal accessories, “attitude“ t-shirts, beauty offerings, home goods, and storage options.

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