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Volume 478.5K
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11/28/14 - $47.89
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Market Cap
1.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
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EPS TTM
$0.72
Shares Outstanding
54.4M
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Five Below, Inc. operates as a specialty value retailer in the United States. The company offers various products priced at $5 and below. It offers accessories, such as novelty socks, sunglasses, jewelry, scarves, gloves, hair accessories, and ‘attitude’ T-shirts, as well as beauty products, including nail polish, lip gloss, fragrance, and branded cosmetics; and items used to complete and personalize living space comprising glitter lamps, posters, frames, fleece blankets, pillows, candles, incense and related items, and storage options for the customer’s room and locker. The company also provides sport balls; team sports merchandise and fitness accessories, including hand weights, jump ropes, and gym balls; games comprising name brand board games, puzzles, toys, and plush items; and pool, beach and outdoor toys, games, and accessories. In addition, it offers accessories for PCs, cell phones, MP3 players, and tablet computers; cases, chargers, headphones, and other related items; and books, video games, and DVDs. Further, the company provides craft activity kits; arts and crafts supplies, such as crayons, markers, and stickers; trend-right items for school comprising backpacks, fashion notebooks and journals, novelty pens and pencils, and everyday name brand items; and party goods, decorations, and greeting cards, as well as every day and special occasion merchandise. Additionally, it offers assortment of classic and novelty candy bars, and movie-size box candy, as well as gum and snack food; chilled drinks through coolers; and seasonally-specific items used to celebrate and decorate for events, such as Christmas, Easter, Halloween, and St. Patrick’s Day. As of February 1, 2014, Five Below, Inc. operated 304 stores under the Five Below name. The company was formerly known as Cheap Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Five Below, Inc. in August 2002. Five Below, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/26/14
Founded in 2002

five below (FIVE) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Co-Founder and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secret...
Total Annual Compensation: $336.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

five below (FIVE) Key Developments

Five Below, Inc. Appoints Thomas G. Vellios as Executive Chairman Effective February 1, 2015

The Board of Directors of Five Below, Inc. appointed Thomas G. Vellios as Executive Chairman effective February 1, 2015. In connection with Mr. Vellios' appointment, on February 18, 2015, the Company and Mr. Vellios amended his employment letter, dated October 14, 2010, as amended, to reflect Mr. Vellios' position and compensation as Executive Chairman, effective as of February 1, 2015.

Five Below, Inc. Reports Sales Results for the Nine Weeks Ended January 3, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of Fiscal 2014

Five Below, Inc. reported sales results for the nine weeks ended January 3, 2015. For the period, the company reported that comparable store sales increased 3.2% when compared to the same period of fiscal 2013. Net sales were $230.7 million, an increase of 24.5% from $185.3 million for the same period of fiscal 2013. The company expects net sales for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 to be in the range of $262 million to $263 million, assuming an approximate 3% increase in comparable store sales. For the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, the company also expects net income to be in the range of $32.5 million to $33 million, with a diluted income per common share range of $0.59 to $0.60 on approximately 54.7 million estimated weighted average shares outstanding. The company continue to see strong performance from new stores and now expect to deliver total net sales growth for fiscal 2014 of 27% and adjusted net income growth of approximately 30%.

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Five Below, Inc

Levi & Korsinsky announced that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of investors who purchased Five Below, Inc. securities between June 5, 2014 and December 4, 2014. The complaint alleges that while the company concealed from investors that its two founders intended to step down as CEO and Chairman, it also raised its fiscal 2014 sales and earnings guidance twice. The complaint further alleges that during this time Five Below's founders and Chief Financial Officer sold almost $30 million worth of their personally held shares at fraud-inflated prices. On December 4, 2014, Five Below disclosed that its sales growth had slowed and that it was reducing its sales and profit forecasts; it was also disclosed that the company's founders were resigning as CEO and Chairman. Upon this news, shares of Five Below fell more than 12%.

 

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