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Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
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Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
NASDAQ:FFIV

F5 (FFIV) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$177.33
-2.26 (-1.26%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$176.94
$179.72
50-Day Range
$177.33
$196.07
52-Week Range
$127.05
$199.49
Volume
422,724 shs
Average Volume
316,035 shs
Market Capitalization
$10.43 billion
P/E Ratio
23.06
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$186.82

F5 MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.18 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
8.4% Upside
$192.22 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.93% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.91
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.81mentions of F5 in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.91 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.70%
From $9.59 to $10.52 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.38 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

112th out of 581 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

4th out of 12 stocks

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About F5 Stock (NASDAQ:FFIV)

F5, Inc. provides multi-cloud application security and delivery solutions in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific region. The company's distributed cloud services enable its customers to deploy, secure, and operate applications in any architecture, from on-premises to the public cloud. It offers unified, security, networking, and application management solutions, such as web app and API protection; multi-cloud networking; application delivery and deployment; domain name system; content delivery network; and application deployment and orchestration. The company also provides application security and delivery products, including NGINX Plus; NGINX Management Suite; NGINX Ingress Controller; NGINX App Protect; BIG-IP Packaged Software; and BIG-IP Systems. In addition, it provides a range of professional services, including maintenance, consulting, training, and other technical support services. F5, Inc. sells its products to large enterprise businesses, public sector institutions, governments, and service providers through distributors, value-added resellers, managed service providers, systems integrators, and other indirect channel partners. It has partnerships with public cloud providers, such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. The company was formerly known as F5 Networks, Inc. and changed its name to F5, Inc. in November 2021. F5, Inc. was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

FFIV Stock Price History

FFIV Stock News Headlines

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FFIV Apr 2024 150.000 call
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FFIV Mar 2024 260.000 call
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/29/2024
Today
4/20/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
4/29/2024
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Computer & office equipment
Sub-Industry
Communications Equipment
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:FFIV
CUSIP
31561610
Employees
6,524
Year Founded
1996

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$192.22
High Stock Price Target
$220.00
Low Stock Price Target
$160.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+5.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.18
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$394.95 million
Pretax Margin
20.12%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.81 billion
Cash Flow
$10.38 per share
Book Value
$47.22 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
58,465,000
Market Cap
$10.43 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.11

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FFIV Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell F5 stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for F5 in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" FFIV shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FFIV, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is F5's stock price target for 2024?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for F5's shares. Their FFIV share price targets range from $160.00 to $220.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $192.22 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have FFIV shares performed in 2024?

F5's stock was trading at $178.98 at the beginning of the year. Since then, FFIV stock has decreased by 0.9% and is now trading at $177.33.
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Are investors shorting F5?

F5 saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,710,000 shares, a decrease of 6.0% from the March 15th total of 1,820,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 445,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 2.9% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is F5's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 29th 2024.
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How can I listen to F5's earnings call?

F5 will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, April 29th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 201-612-7415 with passcode "13745541".

How were F5's earnings last quarter?

F5, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) announced its earnings results on Monday, January, 29th. The network technology company reported $3.43 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.04 by $0.39. The network technology company earned $693 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $684.77 million. F5 had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.81% and a net margin of 16.43%. The firm's revenue was down 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.65 earnings per share.
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What guidance has F5 issued on next quarter's earnings?

F5 issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Monday, January, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 12.400-12.640 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 12.640. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Francois Locoh-Donou's approval rating as F5's CEO?

433 employees have rated F5 Chief Executive Officer Francois Locoh-Donou on Glassdoor.com. Francois Locoh-Donou has an approval rating of 89% among the company's employees. 85.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at F5 to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of F5 own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other F5 investors own include Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), Salesforce (CRM), Netflix (NFLX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are F5's major shareholders?

F5's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.28%), Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.12%), Nepsis Inc. (0.11%), Grimes & Company Inc. (0.10%), Centre Asset Management LLC (0.09%) and Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.06%). Insiders that own company stock include Alan Higginson, Ana Maria White, Chad Michael Whalen, Francis J Pelzer, Francois Locoh-Donou, Geng Lin, Marie Myers, Michael L Dreyer, Mika Yamamoto, Scot B Jarvis, Scot Frazier Rogers and Thomas Dean Fountain.
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How do I buy shares of F5?

Shares of FFIV stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does F5 have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of F5: Acopia Networks, Defense.Net Inc, F5 Government Solutions LLC, F5 Networks Ltd., F5 Networks Singapore Pte Ltd, LineRate Systems Inc, MagniFire Websystems Inc, NGINX, Shape Security, Shape Security Inc, Swan Labs, Threat Stack, Traffix Communication Systems Ltd, Traffix Communication Systems Ltd., Versafe Ltd, Versafe Ltd., and Volterra.
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This page (NASDAQ:FFIV) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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