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Five Below has the Highest Forward P/E Ratio in the Specialty Stores Industry (FIVE, TIF, CAB, ULTA, BKS)

By James Quinn

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 31.56. Tiffany & Co is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.76. Cabela'S Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.07.

Ulta Beauty Inc follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.38, and Barnes & Noble rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.35.

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