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Five Below is a company operating as a specialty value retailer. It offers accessories, including novelty socks, sunglasses, jewelry, scarves, gloves, hair accessories, athletic tops and bottoms, T-shirts, and beauty products. It also provides 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. The company also provides sport balls, team sports merchandise and fitness accessories, such as hand weights, jump ropes, and gym balls, and games, including name brand board games, puzzles, collectibles, and toys.

TypePublic
Founded2002
HQPhiladelphia, PA, US
Websitefivebelow.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)3,500(+30%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$1.6 B(+23%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)$192.7 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Five Below

Joel D. Anderson

Joel D. Anderson

President and Chief Executive Officer
Kathleen S. Barclay

Kathleen S. Barclay

Director
Thomas G. Vellios

Thomas G. Vellios

Chairman of the Board
Kenneth R. Bull

Kenneth R. Bull

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Catherine E. Buggeln

Catherine E. Buggeln

Director
Eric M. Specter

Eric M. Specter

Chief Administrative Officer
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Five Below Office Locations

Five Below has an office in Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA, US (HQ)
701 Market St #300
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Five Below Financials and Metrics

Five Below Revenue

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Five Below's revenue was reported to be $1.56 b in FY, 2018 which is a 22% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2019)

377.4m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

118.7m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

31.4%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

10.2m

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

12.7m

Market capitalization (18-Feb-2021)

10.8b

Closing stock price (18-Feb-2021)

192.7

Cash (2-Nov-2019)

77.5m

EV

11.6b
Five Below's current market capitalization is $10.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.0b1.3b1.6b

Revenue growth, %

20%28%22%

Cost of goods sold

643.4m814.8m994.5m

Gross profit

357.0m463.4m565.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

232.9m283.3m257.2m296.3m347.7m312.8m364.8m417.4m377.4m

Cost of goods sold

159.1m184.8m173.5m199.1m226.0m210.7m244.8m271.2m258.8m

Gross profit

73.8m98.5m83.6m97.2m121.8m102.1m120.0m146.2m118.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

32%35%33%33%35%33%33%35%31%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

76.1m112.7m251.7m

Prepaid Expenses

29.9m45.4m60.1m

Inventories

154.4m187.0m243.6m

Current Assets

339.8m479.4k642.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

71.8m102.5m149.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

26.6m33.2m41.5m

Inventories

(6.1m)(32.6m)(56.6m)

Accounts Payable

(5.5m)19.8m32.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

8.4m25.2m35.1m21.8m46.9m60.4m25.7m54.5m64.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

7.3m15.5m24.2m9.3m19.4m30.3m11.9m25.5m39.9m

Inventories

(25.6m)(30.1m)(117.2m)(28.3m)(41.1m)(152.9m)(24.8m)(29.1m)(175.7m)

Accounts Payable

24.9m22.3m69.9m24.2m35.4m79.0m8.0m6.5m78.4m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

555.8k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Five Below Operating Metrics

Five Below's Stores was reported to be 894 in Q3, 2019.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Stores

366 385 417 434 437 458 491 517 522 553 584 625 625 658 692 745 750 789 833 894

Stores Opened

70 71 85 103 125

SKUs per Store

4 k4 k4 k4 k4 k

Average Sales per Store

$1.90 m$400 k$400 k$400 k$2 m$400 k$400 k$400 k$2 m$400 k$500 k$400 k$2.20 m$500 k$500 k$400 k$2.20 m$500 k$500 k$400 k
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Five Below Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
HollarJanuary 22, 2020
1616 Holdings, Inc

Five Below Revenue Breakdown

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Five Below revenue breakdown by business segment: 18.2% from Party and Snack, 30.9% from Fashion and Home and 50.9% from Leasure

Five Below Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Five Below Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Five Below Online and Social Media Presence

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Five Below Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    B-

    69/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    56/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    73/100

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Five Below News and Updates

Five Below Announces Collaboration With Andrea Pippins: Artist, Designer and Author

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Feb. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Five Below (NASDAQ: FIVE) the trend-right, extreme-value brand for tweens, teens and beyond, is excited to announce a new collaboration on an exclusive collection with Andrea Pippins, an artist, designer and author based in Sweden. The line, whic…

Five Below says holiday sales jumped 21%

Five Below Inc. said sales for the nine-week holiday period between Nov. 3, 2020 and Jan. 4, 2021 rose by 21.1% to $722.3 million, with comparable sales rising 10.1%. For the fourth-quarter, Five Below is guiding for sales of $835 million to $840 million, comparable sales growth of 11% and earnings…

Five Below, Inc. Announces Holiday Sales Results for Quarter-To-Date Through January 2, 2021

Net Sales Increased 21.1%; Comparable Sales Increased 10.1%

Five Below, Inc. Announces Participation in Virtual ICR Conference 2021

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Dec. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE), the trend-right, high-quality extreme-value retailer for tweens, teens and beyond, today announced that management will participate in the virtual ICR Conference 2021. Joel Anderson, President and CEO, and Ken Bull…

Five Below and Instacart Partner to Launch Same-Day Delivery in Select Cities

Tween and teen brand now offering even more ways for customers to receive hot stuff. cool prices. this Holiday season, including curbside pickup from select stores. Tween and teen brand now offering even more ways for customers to receive hot stuff. cool prices. this Holiday season, including curbsi…
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Five Below Blogs

Five Below Partners With Charities to Give Back

Five Below Partners With Charities to Give Back Content Import Fri, 09/28/2018 - 09:02 Five Below Partners With Charities to Give Back Sep 28, 2018 This release is a backfill from a News Wire General Tween and Teen Brand Donates 100,0…

Five Below Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Five Below founded?

    Five Below was founded in 2002.

  • Who are Five Below key executives?

    Five Below's key executives are Joel D. Anderson, Kathleen S. Barclay and Thomas G. Vellios.

  • How many employees does Five Below have?

    Five Below has 3,500 employees.

  • What is Five Below revenue?

    Latest Five Below annual revenue is $1.6 b.

  • What is Five Below revenue per employee?

    Latest Five Below revenue per employee is $445.6 k.

  • Who are Five Below competitors?

    Competitors of Five Below include Walmart, Best Buy and Safeway.

  • Where is Five Below headquarters?

    Five Below headquarters is located at 701 Market St #300, Philadelphia.

  • Where are Five Below offices?

    Five Below has an office in Philadelphia.

  • How many offices does Five Below have?

    Five Below has 1 office.