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NASDAQ:FFIVF5 Networks Stock Price, Forecast & News

$138.52
+1.21 (+0.88 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$137.92
Now: $138.52
$140.08
50-Day Range
$134.86
MA: $140.19
$146.54
52-Week Range
$79.78
Now: $138.52
$153.99
Volume525,193 shs
Average Volume746,440 shs
Market Capitalization$8.42 billion
P/E Ratio24.65
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.09
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. It offers Local Traffic Manager, which provides intelligent load-balancing, traffic management, and application health checking; BIG-IP DNS that automatically directs users to the closest or best-performing physical, virtual, or cloud environment; Advanced Firewall Manager, a network firewall; and Application Security Manager, an Web application firewall that provides comprehensive, proactive, and application-layer protection against generalized and targeted attacks. The company also provides Access Policy Manager, which provides secure, granular, and context-aware access to networks and applications; Carrier-Grade Network Address Translation, which offers a set of tools that enables service providers to migrate to IPv6 while continuing to support and interoperate with existing IPv4 devices and content; and Policy Enforcement Manager that offers traffic classification capabilities to identify the specific applications and services to service providers, as well as Link Controller. In addition, it offers cloud-based and other subscription services; BIG-IP appliances; VIPRION chassis-based systems; BIG-IP Virtual Edition software platform; and management and orchestration software platform. The company sells its products to enterprise customers and service providers through distributors, value-added resellers, and systems integrators in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Japan, and the Asia Pacific Region. F5 Networks, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.24 billion
Cash Flow$9.42 per share
Book Value$29.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$427.73 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,325
Market Cap$8.42 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Frequently Asked Questions

How has F5 Networks' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

F5 Networks' stock was trading at $107.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FFIV stock has increased by 28.5% and is now trading at $138.52. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of F5 Networks?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for F5 Networks in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for F5 Networks.

When is F5 Networks' next earnings date?

F5 Networks is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for F5 Networks.

How were F5 Networks' earnings last quarter?

F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) announced its earnings results on Monday, April, 27th. The network technology company reported $2.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.99 by $0.24. The network technology company earned $583.45 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $564.04 million. F5 Networks had a net margin of 14.77% and a return on equity of 24.67%. F5 Networks's revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $2.57 EPS. View F5 Networks' earnings history.

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

F5 Networks issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Monday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.91-2.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.87. The company issued revenue guidance of $555-585 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $551.16 million.

What price target have analysts set for FFIV?

18 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for F5 Networks' shares. Their forecasts range from $135.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate F5 Networks' stock price to reach $153.41 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for F5 Networks.

Has F5 Networks been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about FFIV stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. F5 Networks earned a news impact score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the network technology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about 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 Gilead Sciences (GILD), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), salesforce.com (CRM), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Starbucks (SBUX) and Baidu (BIDU).

Who are F5 Networks' key executives?

F5 Networks' management team includes the following 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)

What is F5 Networks' stock symbol?

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

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 $138.52.

How big of a company is F5 Networks?

F5 Networks has a market capitalization of $8.42 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.

What is F5 Networks' official website?

The official website for F5 Networks is 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]

This page was last updated on 7/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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