Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.53-1.57 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.55. The company issued revenue guidance of $593-600 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $591.21 million.
Shares of NASDAQ FIVE opened at $95.58 on Friday. Five Below has a 12-month low of $60.00 and a 12-month high of $136.13. The firm has a market cap of $5.67 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 46.91, a P/E/G ratio of 1.30 and a beta of 0.52.
Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, December 6th. The specialty retailer reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $312.82 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $303.54 million. Five Below had a return on equity of 24.58% and a net margin of 8.74%. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Five Below will post 2.62 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In other Five Below news, Director Daniel Kaufman sold 3,995 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $133.18, for a total transaction of $532,054.10. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 5,047 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $672,159.46. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, EVP Michael Romanko sold 3,308 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $126.00, for a total transaction of $416,808.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 18,092 shares in the company, valued at $2,279,592. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 19,303 shares of company stock valued at $2,346,022. 2.60% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
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About Five Below
Five Below, Inc operates as a specialty value retailer in the United States. It offers accessories, including novelty socks, sunglasses, jewelry, scarves, gloves, hair accessories, athletic tops and bottoms, and T-shirts, as well as beauty products comprising nail polish, lip gloss, fragrance, and branded cosmetics; and items used to complete and personalize living space, including glitter lamps, posters, frames, fleece blankets, plush items, pillows, candles, incense, lighting, novelty décor, and related items, as well as provides storage options for the customers room.
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