|Bid||114.42 x 1000|
|Ask||114.62 x 800|
|Day's Range||112.88 - 115.02|
|52 Week Range||54.71 - 136.13|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||-0.09|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||51.55|
|Earnings Date||Dec 5, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||133.56|
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Amid threats of tariffs and trade wars, many investors have rotated into more small cap stocks and midcaps this year.
The most important thing in retail today is being able to withstand relentless competition from Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). Thus, when picking retail stocks to invest in, you want to make sure those retailers are Amazon-proof. You want to see that the retailer has grown sales and margins at a healthy clip over the past several years — while the Amazon threat has only increased.
Five Below (FIVE) remains focused on achieving efficient cost structure, solid average net sales per store, improvement in digital and e-commerce channels, supply-chain initiatives and economies of scale.
U.S. stock indexes were down in late morning trade, but Brazil stocks were rising on Sunday's strong showing of a pro-business candidate.
Five Below (FIVE) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
In the first half of fiscal 2018, Five Below’s (FIVE) gross margin increased by 60 basis points to 34.0% due to leverage in store occupancy costs. Subsequently, the operating margin was up by 100 basis points to 8.6%. Five Below is focusing on expanding its presence on mobile devices and social media platforms.
Over the trailing ten quarters, Five Below (FIVE) has beaten Wall Street estimates nine times while matching expectations once.
Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings (OLLI) has beaten Wall Street estimates in the last trailing ten quarters. Ollie’s adjusted EPS for the first quarter of fiscal 2018 totaled $0.41—better than analysts’ estimates of $0.37 as well as its adjusted EPS of $0.25 reported in the first quarter of fiscal 2017.
It has delivered double-digit sales growth in the last five fiscal years. New stores, as well as strong comparable-store sales, were the primary growth drivers. Wall Street analysts are projecting sales growth of 18.2% to $304.1 million for the third quarter.
In the past 15 days, there has been just one price target change for Five Below (FIVE) stock. On September 24, J.P. Morgan increased its target price for Five Below to $153.00 from $150.00. The 12-month average target price for FIVE stock is $133.38, which reflects a 10.1% upside to its stock price on October 3.
As of October 3, Five Below (FIVE) stock has risen 82.6% year-to-date or YTD to $121.13. The company’s terrific sales performance has been one of the primary growth drivers behind the impressive stock movement. Given the top-line performance, the company’s stock has risen over seven times its IPO price of $17. Five Below started trading in July 2012.
Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings (OLLI) has reported impressive top-line growth, driven by its store expansion and high-value, low-cost deals. The company has exceeded its estimates in the trailing ten quarters. The company has delivered double-digit sales growth in the last five fiscal years.
Last week, Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) reported strong second-quarter results that propelled Five Below stock up 13% on Friday alone, bringing its year-to-date gains to just shy of 100%. The problem, however, is that FIVE stock now sports a forward price-earnings ratio of 44.
Of the 15 analysts covering Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (OLLI) stock on October 2, 60.0% recommended a “buy.” The remaining 40.0% recommended a “hold,” and there were no recommendations for a “sell.”
On October 2, Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings (OLLI) stock gained 75.8% year-to-date. In comparison, the S&P 500 Index has gained 9.3%. Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings stock is expected to continue its good run going forward.
Five Below is thriving despite the leading online retailer's attempt at cheap-chic e-tailing. In fact, Amazon is helping more than it's hurting.
“Thanks to the help of our amazing customers, we were able to collect over $500,000 in donations for backpacks to get kids ready for school through the Kids In Need Foundation. Throughout the month of August, customers donated $5 at the register in Five Below stores towards backpacks to help kids get first-day-of-school ready through the Kids In Need Foundation. The Kids In Need Foundation provides free school supplies to students in need, making sure they are ready to learn and take on the year.
Five Below (FIVE) remains focused on achieving efficient cost structure, solid average net sales per store, supply-chain initiatives and economies of scale.
Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and other e-commerce players were taking share from traditional physical retailers, and forcing a great number of them to close their doors. The consensus thesis was that almost all shopping would migrate online, and that as that transition played out, eventually all retail stocks would die. As it turns out, traditional physical retailers aren’t dinosaurs who were just sitting back and letting Amazon eat their lunch.