Five Below Inc

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FIVE : NASDAQ : Services
$39.76 | %
Today's Range: 39.24 - 40.04
Avg. Daily Volume: 1403700.0
01/20/17 - 4:00 PM ET

Financial Analysis


FIVE BELOW INC's gross profit margin for the third quarter of its fiscal year 2016 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago. FIVE BELOW INC has very weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.44 which clearly shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year, indicating improving cash flow.

At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has greatly increased by 39.43% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the near future.

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Income Statement Q3 FY16 Q3 FY15
Net Sales ($mil)199.48169.69
EBITDA ($mil)15.412.89
EBIT ($mil)8.637.0
Net Income ($mil)5.454.34


Balance Sheet Q3 FY16 Q3 FY15
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)63.4518.08
Total Assets ($mil)476.91397.39
Total Debt ($mil)0.00.0
Equity ($mil)278.15199.49


Profitability Q3 FY16 Q3 FY15
Gross Profit Margin32.0931.1
EBITDA Margin7.727.59
Operating Margin4.334.12
Sales Turnover1.971.94
Return on Assets13.4312.32
Return on Equity23.0224.55
Debt Q3 FY16 Q3 FY15
Current Ratio2.271.83
Debt/Capital0.00.0
Interest Expense0.00.0
Interest Coverage0.00.0


Share Data Q3 FY16 Q3 FY15
Shares outstanding (mil)54.8854.55
Div / share0.00.0
EPS0.10.08
Book value / share5.073.66
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume1388638.01101327.0

Valuation


BUY. The current P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 22.09 for the Specialty Retail industry and a premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 25.41. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 7.83 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.83 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 14.08. The price-to-sales ratio is above the S&P 500 average and well above the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, FIVE BELOW INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.


Price/Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price/Cash Flow
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
FIVE 33.91 Peers 22.09   FIVE 25.02 Peers 13.93

Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.

FIVE is trading at a significant premium to its peers.

 

Premium. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

FIVE is trading at a significant premium to its peers.

 
Price/Projected
Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price to
Earnings/Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
FIVE 24.72 Peers 20.93   FIVE 1.37 Peers 2.02

Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.

FIVE is trading at a significant premium to its peers.

 

Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.

FIVE trades at a significant discount to its peers.

 
Price/Book
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Earnings Growth
1 2 3 4 5
lower   higher
FIVE 7.83 Peers 14.08   FIVE 30.00 Peers -14.80

Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.

FIVE is trading at a significant discount to its peers.

 

Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

FIVE is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

 
Price/Sales
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Sales Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
FIVE 2.32 Peers 1.48   FIVE 22.00 Peers 7.69

Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.

FIVE is trading at a significant premium to its industry.

 

Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.

FIVE has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

 

 

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