F5 Networks Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.10 (+0.05 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume522,099 shs
Average Volume597,794 shs
Market Capitalization$12.57 billion
P/E Ratio43.15
Dividend YieldN/A
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About F5 Networks

F5 Networks, Inc. engages development and provision of software defined application services. It offers the development, marketing and sale of application delivery networking products that optimize the security, performance, and availability of network applications, servers, and storage systems. The company was founded on February 26, 1996 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.


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2.16 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

311th out of 857 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

9th out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is F5 Networks a buy right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for F5 Networks in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" F5 Networks stock.
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When is F5 Networks' next earnings date?

F5 Networks is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 25th 2021.
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How were F5 Networks' earnings last quarter?

F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) posted its earnings results on Sunday, July, 25th. The network technology company reported $2.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.46 by $0.30. The network technology company earned $651.52 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $636.94 million. F5 Networks had a net margin of 11.76% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.79%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $2.18 EPS.
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How has F5 Networks' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

F5 Networks' stock was trading at $107.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FFIV shares have increased by 92.3% and is now trading at $207.25.
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What guidance has F5 Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

F5 Networks issued an update on its fourth quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.680-$2.800 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.710. The company issued revenue guidance of $660 million-$680 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $662.14 million.

What price target have analysts set for FFIV?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for F5 Networks' stock. Their forecasts range from $165.00 to $285.00. On average, they anticipate F5 Networks' share price to reach $216.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are F5 Networks' key executives?

F5 Networks' management team includes the following people:

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

215 employees have rated F5 Networks CEO Francois Locoh-Donou on Francois Locoh-Donou has an approval rating of 89% among F5 Networks' employees.

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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 Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), (CRM), Netflix (NFLX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

What is F5 Networks' stock symbol?

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

Who are F5 Networks' major shareholders?

F5 Networks' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.85%), BlackRock Inc. (8.46%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (5.27%), State Street Corp (4.83%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.15%) and American Century Companies Inc. (3.07%). Company insiders that own F5 Networks stock include Alan Higginson, Ana Maria White, Angus James Bruce Robertson, Chad Michael Whalen, Deborah L Bevier, Francis J Pelzer, Francis J Pelzer, Francois Locoh-Donou, Geng Lin, Marie Myers, Mika Yamamoto, Scot B Jarvis, Scot Frazier Rogers and Thomas Dean Fountain.
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Which major investors are selling F5 Networks stock?

FFIV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Credit Suisse AG, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Invesco Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, New York State Common Retirement Fund, and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold F5 Networks company stock in the last year include Alan Higginson, Ana Maria White, Chad Michael Whalen, Deborah L Bevier, Francis J Pelzer, Francois Locoh-Donou, Geng Lin, Marie Myers, Mika Yamamoto, Scot B Jarvis, Scot Frazier Rogers, and Thomas Dean Fountain.
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Which major investors are buying F5 Networks stock?

FFIV stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Millennium Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Amundi, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, and Woodline Partners LP.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is F5 Networks' stock price today?

One share of FFIV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $207.25.

How much money does F5 Networks make?

F5 Networks has a market capitalization of $12.50 billion and generates $2.35 billion in revenue each year. The network technology company earns $307.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.66 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does F5 Networks have?

F5 Networks employs 6,109 workers across the globe.

Does F5 Networks have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of F5 Networks: Acopia Networks, Crescendo Networks, Defense.Net Inc, F5 Government Solutions LLC, F5 Networks Ltd, F5 Networks Singapore Pte Ltd, LineRate Systems Inc, MagniFire Websystems, NGINX Inc, Shape Security Inc, Swan Labs, Traffix Communication Systems Ltd, Versafe Ltd, and Volterra.

When was F5 Networks founded?

F5 Networks was founded in 1996.

What is F5 Networks' official website?

The official website for F5 Networks is

Where are F5 Networks' headquarters?

F5 Networks is headquartered at 801 5TH AVENUE, SEATTLE WA, 98104.

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 9/16/2021 by Staff
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