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NASDAQ:FFIV - F5 Networks Stock Price, Forecast & News

$138.00
+0.04 (+0.03 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$135.94
Now: $138.00
$139.54
50-Day Range
$136.77
MA: $143.94
$148.80
52-Week Range
$121.36
Now: $138.00
$173.44
Volume838,670 shs
Average Volume669,181 shs
Market Capitalization$8.39 billion
P/E Ratio16.75
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.04
F5 Networks, Inc develops, markets, and sells application delivery networking products that optimize the security, performance, and availability of network applications, servers, and storage systems. The company's primary application delivery technology is Traffic Management Operating System (TMOS) that enable company's products to intercept, inspect, and act on the contents of traffic from virtually each type of Internet Protocol-enabled application. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer & office equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FFIV
CUSIP31561610
Phone206-272-5555

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.24 billion
Cash Flow$8.92 per share
Book Value$29.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$427.73 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,325
Market Cap$8.39 billion
Next Earnings Date1/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is F5 Networks' stock symbol?

F5 Networks trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FFIV."

How were F5 Networks' earnings last quarter?

F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The network technology company reported $2.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.55 by $0.04. The network technology company had revenue of $590.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $582.51 million. F5 Networks had a net margin of 19.07% and a return on equity of 31.79%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $2.90 EPS. View F5 Networks' Earnings History.

When is F5 Networks' next earnings date?

F5 Networks is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 22nd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for F5 Networks.

What guidance has F5 Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

F5 Networks issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.41-$2.44 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.47. The company issued revenue guidance of $560-$570 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $566.70 million.

What price target have analysts set for FFIV?

15 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for F5 Networks' shares. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $191.00. On average, they anticipate F5 Networks' share price to reach $158.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for F5 Networks.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for F5 Networks?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for F5 Networks in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for F5 Networks.

Has F5 Networks been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FFIV stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. F5 Networks earned a daily sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the network technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for F5 Networks.

Who are some of F5 Networks' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of F5 Networks own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other F5 Networks investors own include Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Gilead Sciences (GILD), CA (CA), Baidu (BIDU), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), Starbucks (SBUX), salesforce.com (CRM) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are F5 Networks' key executives?

F5 Networks' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. François Locoh-Donou, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Francis J. Pelzer V, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Ms. Ana Maria White, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Stephen McMillan, Exec. VP of Global Services (Age 48)
  • Dr. Thomas Dean Fountain Ph.D., Exec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 42)

Who are F5 Networks' major shareholders?

F5 Networks' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.07%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.85%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.51%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.45%), Millennium Management LLC (0.44%) and Teacher Retirement System of Texas (0.40%). Company insiders that own F5 Networks stock include Alan Higginson, Ana Maria White, Andrew Reinland, Chad Michael Whalen, Deborah L Bevier, Francis J Pelzer, Francois Locoh-Donou, John D Dilullo, John Mcadam, Jonathan Chadwick, Kara Lynn Sprague, Michael L Dreyer, Ryan C Kearny, Sandra E Bergeron, Scot Frazier Rogers, Stephen Mcmillan and Thomas Dean Fountain. View Institutional Ownership Trends for F5 Networks.

Which institutional investors are selling F5 Networks stock?

FFIV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Stifel Financial Corp, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Alberta Investment Management Corp and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. Company insiders that have sold F5 Networks company stock in the last year include Alan Higginson, Ana Maria White, Chad Michael Whalen, Francis J Pelzer, Francois Locoh-Donou, Kara Lynn Sprague, Ryan C Kearny, Scot Frazier Rogers, Stephen Mcmillan and Thomas Dean Fountain. View Insider Buying and Selling for F5 Networks.

Which institutional investors are buying F5 Networks stock?

FFIV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, First Trust Advisors LP, Man Group plc, State Street Corp, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, California Public Employees Retirement System and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for F5 Networks.

How do I buy shares of F5 Networks?

Shares of FFIV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is F5 Networks' stock price today?

One share of FFIV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $138.00.

How big of a company is F5 Networks?

F5 Networks has a market capitalization of $8.39 billion and generates $2.24 billion in revenue each year. The network technology company earns $427.73 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.24 on an earnings per share basis. F5 Networks employs 5,325 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About F5 Networks.

What is F5 Networks' official website?

The official website for F5 Networks is http://www.f5.com/.

How can I contact F5 Networks?

F5 Networks' mailing address is 801 5TH AVENUE, SEATTLE WA, 98104. The network technology company can be reached via phone at 206-272-5555 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for F5 Networks (NASDAQ FFIV)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,175 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,038 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,213
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about F5 Networks and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FFIV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FFIV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/7/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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