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Five Below is Among the Companies in the Specialty Stores Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (FIVE, ULTA, TSCO, TIF, TCS)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Stores industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Five Below ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 37.02. Ulta Beauty Inc is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 25.29. Tractor Supply ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.27.

Tiffany & Co follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 16.75, and Container Store rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 10.84.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Container Store on July 15th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $6.85. Since that call, shares of Container Store have fallen 30.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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