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FIVE Five Below PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Sep 28, 2023, the Five Below stock's price-to-earnings ratio is 32.18. This results from the current EPS of $4.89 and stock price of $157.34. The P/E ratio has decreased by 20% from the past four quarters average of 40.3.

FIVE PE ratio history

How has FIVE's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Five Below has averaged 43.75 over the last ten years. The current PE ratio of 32.18 is 26% below the historical average. In the past ten years, FIVE's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jan 2021 quarter at 79.52, when the stock price was $175.73 and the EPS was $2.21. The lowest value was in the Jan 2017 quarter, when it reached 28.7 with a price of $37.6 and an EPS of $1.31.


Five Below PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 120.52% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -59.88% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 41.45 29.94%
2022 31.9 -59.88%
2021 79.52 120.52%
2020 36.06 -22.52%
2019 46.54 37.53%
2018 33.84 17.91%
2017 28.7 -13.66%
2016 33.24 -11.22%
2015 37.44 -39.73%
2014 62.12 N/A

FIVE average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of FIVE for the past years

The current PE ratio of FIVE is lower than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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FIVE PE vs peers

What is FIVE's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peer stocks DLTR and DG, FIVE's PE ratio stands higher.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
DG Dollar General Corp 10.78 $23.2B
DLTR Dollar Tree Inc 19.32 $23.38B
FIVE Five Below Inc 33.03 $9B
BIG Big Lots Inc N/A $146.56M

Frequently asked questions

What is Five Below's PE ratio?

FIVE stock has a price to earnings ratio of 32.18 as of Sep 28, 2023.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Five Below (FIVE)?

As an average over the last 3 years, FIVE stock has a PE ratio of 44.83.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Five Below (FIVE)?

As an average over the last 5 years, FIVE stock has a PE ratio of 46.06.

What is the highest PE ratio for FIVE?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 79.52 in the Jan 2021 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for FIVE compare to its historical average?

FIVE's price to earnings ratio is currently 26% below its 10-year historical average.

How is FIVE's PE ratio calculated (Five Below PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the EPS for the last 12 months. As of today (Sep 28, 2023), Five Below's stock price is $157.34. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jul 2023 is $4.89. Therefore, Five Below's P/E ratio for today is 32.18. PE RATIO(32.18) = STOCK PRICE($157.34) / TTM EPS($4.89)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.