NASDAQ:FFIV

F5 Networks Stock Forecast, Price & News

$208.46
-1.04 (-0.50 %)
(As of 04/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$207.42
Now: $208.46
$210.45
50-Day Range
$186.03
MA: $203.60
$215.35
52-Week Range
$116.79
Now: $208.46
$216.15
Volume372,769 shs
Average Volume716,175 shs
Market Capitalization$12.85 billion
P/E Ratio41.53
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.13
F5 Networks, Inc. provides multi-cloud application services for the security, performance, and availability of network applications, servers, and storage systems. The company's multi-cloud application services enable its customers to develop, deploy, operate, secure, and govern applications in any architecture, from on-premises to the public cloud. It offers application delivery controller (ADC) products, including BIG-IP appliances and VIPRION chassis and related software modules and software-only Virtual Editions; Local Traffic Manager and DNS Services; Advanced Firewall Manager and Policy Enforcement Manager that leverage the unique performance characteristics of its hardware and software architecture; Application Security Manager and Access Policy Manager; NGINX Plus and NGINX Controller; Shape Defense and Enterprise Defense; Secure Web Gateway, and Silverline DDoS and Application security offerings; and online fraud and abuse prevention solutions. The company also provides a range of professional services, including consulting, training, installation, maintenance, and other technical support services. F5 Networks, Inc. sells its products to large enterprise businesses, public sector institutions, governments, and service providers through distributors, value-added resellers, managed service providers, and systems integrators in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific region. F5 Networks, Inc. has partnerships with public cloud providers, such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. The company 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
Employees5,901
Year Founded1996

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.35 billion
Cash Flow$8.96 per share
Book Value$36.49 per share

Profitability

Net Income$307.44 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$12.85 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Is FFIV Stock A Buy or Sell?
April 19, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
FFIV Apr 2021 200.000 put
April 18, 2021 |  ca.finance.yahoo.com
F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Shares Gap Down to $210.90
April 8, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Return On Capital Employed Overview: F5 Networks
April 8, 2021 |  feeds.benzinga.com
F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Cut to Neutral at Credit Suisse Group
April 8, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Sets New 52-Week High at $216.24
April 5, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
FFIV Apr 2021 215.000 call
March 31, 2021 |  in.finance.yahoo.com
F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Reaches New 1-Year High at $215.50
March 29, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
FFIV May 7th Options Begin Trading
March 25, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
F5 Networks Earns Relative Strength Rating Upgrade
March 24, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.70 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

221st out of 1,554 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

7th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$208.46
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F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is F5 Networks a buy right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for F5 Networks in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" F5 Networks stock.
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Wall Street analysts have given F5 Networks a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but F5 Networks wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is F5 Networks' next earnings date?

F5 Networks is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
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How can I listen to F5 Networks' earnings call?

F5 Networks will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, April 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were F5 Networks' earnings last quarter?

F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January, 25th. The network technology company reported $2.59 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.45 by $0.14. The network technology company had revenue of $625.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $624.01 million. F5 Networks had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.72% and a net margin of 13.08%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 9.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $2.55 earnings per share.
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How has F5 Networks' stock 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 93.4% and is now trading at $208.46.
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What guidance has F5 Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

F5 Networks issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.32-2.44 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.42. The company issued revenue guidance of $625-645 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $621.42 million.

What price target have analysts set for FFIV?

16 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for F5 Networks' stock. Their forecasts range from $140.00 to $255.00. On average, they anticipate F5 Networks' stock price to reach $195.18 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.4%.
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Who are F5 Networks' key executives?

F5 Networks' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Francois Locoh-Donou, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50, Pay $1.97M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Francis J. Pelzer V, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $953.7k)
  • Mr. Scot Frazier Rogers, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54, Pay $780.93k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Chad Michael Whalen, Exec. VP of Worldwide Sales (Age 50, Pay $885.08k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dr. Thomas Dean Fountain Ph.D., Exec. VP of Global Services & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 44, Pay $1.04M)
  • Dr. Geng Lin, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 57) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Mary Gardner, Chief Information Security Officer
  • Ms. Suzanne DuLong, VP of Investor Relations (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Rob Gruening, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Mika Yamamoto, Exec. VP, Chief Marketing & Customer Experience Officer (Age 49)

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

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

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 Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), salesforce.com (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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.52%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.35%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.27%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.12%), Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. (0.10%) and Touchstone Capital Inc. (0.10%). 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, Francois Locoh-Donou, Geng Lin, Kara Lynn Sprague, Mika Yamamoto, Ryan C Kearny, Scot Frazier Rogers, Stephen Mcmillan 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 Pensionfund Sabic, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc., New York State Teachers Retirement System, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Sentry Investment Management LLC, Touchstone Capital Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, and First Hawaiian Bank. Company insiders that have sold F5 Networks company stock in the last year include Alan Higginson, Ana Maria White, Angus James Bruce Robertson, Chad Michael Whalen, Deborah L Bevier, Francis J Pelzer, Francois Locoh-Donou, Geng Lin, Mika Yamamoto, Scot Frazier Rogers, and Thomas Dean Fountain.
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Which major investors are buying F5 Networks stock?

FFIV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Zeke Capital Advisors LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Everence Capital Management Inc., Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, Private Advisor Group LLC, and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund.
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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 $208.46.

How much money does F5 Networks make?

F5 Networks has a market capitalization of $12.85 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 5,901 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 www.f5.com.

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 4/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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