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NASDAQ:FIVE

Five Below Stock Competitors

$193.70
-0.21 (-0.11 %)
(As of 10/27/2021 01:26 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$191.11
$195.48
50-Day Range
$166.95
$236.21
52-Week Range
$130.59
$237.86
Volume7,720 shs
Average Volume690,160 shs
Market Capitalization$10.85 billion
P/E Ratio42.20
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.27

Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) Vs. TSCO, ULTA, DKS, SIG, ODP, SBH, HIBB, HZO, WINA, and BGFV

Should you be buying Five Below stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Five Below include Tractor Supply (TSCO), Ulta Beauty (ULTA), DICK'S Sporting Goods (DKS), Signet Jewelers (SIG), The ODP (ODP), Sally Beauty (SBH), Hibbett Sports (HIBB), MarineMax (HZO), Winmark (WINA), and Big 5 Sporting Goods (BGFV). These companies are all part of the "specialty stores" industry.

Five Below vs.

Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) and Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, community ranking, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and earnings.

Ulta Beauty has higher revenue and earnings than Five Below. Ulta Beauty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Five Below, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Five Below$1.96 billion5.53$123.36 million$2.1291.37
Ulta Beauty$6.15 billion3.29$175.84 million$4.6679.80

Five Below has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ulta Beauty has a beta of 1.71, meaning that its stock price is 71% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Five Below has a net margin of 10.03% compared to Ulta Beauty's net margin of 9.50%. Ulta Beauty's return on equity of 40.49% beat Five Below's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Five Below 10.03% 29.04% 10.83%
Ulta Beauty 9.50% 40.49% 15.34%

In the previous week, Ulta Beauty had 25 more articles in the media than Five Below. MarketBeat recorded 29 mentions for Ulta Beauty and 4 mentions for Five Below. Ulta Beauty's average media sentiment score of 0.53 beat Five Below's score of 0.23 indicating that Ulta Beauty is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Five Below
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Ulta Beauty
12 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Five Below currently has a consensus price target of $224.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.20%. Ulta Beauty has a consensus price target of $408.91, suggesting a potential upside of 10.51%. Given Five Below's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Five Below is more favorable than Ulta Beauty.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Five Below
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.65
Ulta Beauty
0 Sell rating(s)
9 Hold rating(s)
16 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.64

Ulta Beauty received 334 more outperform votes than Five Below when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 73.95% of users gave Five Below an outperform vote while only 73.06% of users gave Ulta Beauty an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Five BelowOutperform Votes
843
73.95%
Underperform Votes
297
26.05%
Ulta BeautyOutperform Votes
1177
73.06%
Underperform Votes
434
26.94%

97.2% of Five Below shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.1% of Ulta Beauty shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Five Below shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.1% of Ulta Beauty shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Ulta Beauty beats Five Below on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding FIVE and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment >-1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) vs. Its Competitors

TypeFive BelowVariety stores IndustryRetail SectorNASDAQ Exchange
P/E Ratio42.2023.9421.9227.97
Net Margins10.03%2.07%-11.24%-1,243.98%

Five Below Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
TSCO
Tractor Supply
2.7125 of 5 stars
$207.54
-0.3%
$216.68
-4.4%
N/A$23.73B$10.62B27.6430,500Earnings Report
Analyst Revision
ULTA
Ulta Beauty
2.4004 of 5 stars
$371.88
-1.6%
$408.91
-10.0%
N/A$20.21B$6.15B28.5826,500Analyst Downgrade
DKS
DICK'S Sporting Goods
3.4414 of 5 stars
$123.48
-0.7%
$124.79
-1.1%
N/A$10.94B$9.58B10.3033,450
SIG
Signet Jewelers
2.3031 of 5 stars
$86.52
-0.9%
$93.75
-8.4%
N/A$4.59B$5.23B8.6821,700
ODP
The ODP
1.6965 of 5 stars
$43.09
-0.6%
$41.50
-3.7%
N/A$2.30B$9.71B60.692,020Upcoming Earnings
SBH
Sally Beauty
2.0981 of 5 stars
$15.50
-1.6%
$21.80
-40.6%
N/A$1.75B$3.51B7.312,020Positive News
HIBB
Hibbett Sports
2.9865 of 5 stars
$77.17
-1.3%
$112.00
-45.1%
N/A$1.14B$1.42B7.207,150Positive News
HZO
MarineMax
1.6781 of 5 stars
$50.34
-3.7%
$56.40
-12.0%
N/A$1.09B$1.51B7.801,736Earnings Report
Analyst Report
News Coverage
WINA
Winmark
1.4398 of 5 stars
$225.52
-3.3%
N/AN/A$817.74M$46.29M24.3890Insider Selling
Gap Up
BGFV
Big 5 Sporting Goods
2.4698 of 5 stars
$24.17
-3.0%
$31.00
-28.3%
N/A$541.89M$1.04B4.985,400Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
This page was last updated on 10/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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