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NASDAQ:FFIV

F5 Networks Stock Forecast, Price & News

$195.10
+1.67 (+0.86 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$191.54
Now: $195.10
$195.87
50-Day Range
$162.55
MA: $175.12
$193.43
52-Week Range
$79.78
Now: $195.10
$200.57
Volume16,418 shs
Average Volume689,390 shs
Market Capitalization$12.02 billion
P/E Ratio38.86
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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.70 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

171st out of 1,258 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

6th out of 24 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer & office equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FFIV
CUSIP31561610
Phone206-272-5555
Employees6,109

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.35 billion
Cash Flow$8.39 per share
Book Value$36.49 per share

Profitability

Net Income$307.44 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$12.02 billion
Next Earnings Date1/26/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$195.10
+1.67 (+0.86 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) Frequently Asked Questions

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 81.0% and is now trading at $195.10.
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Is F5 Networks a buy right now?

18 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 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" F5 Networks stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than F5 Networks?

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, January 26th 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, January 26th 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) announced its earnings results on Saturday, October, 31st. The network technology company reported $2.43 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.37 by $0.06. The network technology company had revenue of $614.82 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $607.12 million. F5 Networks had a return on equity of 19.72% and a net margin of 13.08%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $2.59 EPS.
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What guidance has F5 Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

F5 Networks issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of above $2.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $623-626 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $605.35 million.

What price target have analysts set for FFIV?

18 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for F5 Networks' shares. Their forecasts range from $140.00 to $235.00. On average, they expect F5 Networks' stock price to reach $187.78 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.8%.
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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).

Who are F5 Networks' key executives?

F5 Networks' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Francois Locoh-Donou, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50, Pay $1.94M)
  • Mr. Francis J. Pelzer V, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $944.24k)
  • Dr. Geng Lin, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 57, Pay $597.7k)
  • Mr. Scot Frazier Rogers, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54, Pay $842.1k)
  • Ms. Mika Yamamoto, Exec. VP, Chief Marketing & Customer Experience Officer (Age 49, Pay $758.76k)
  • Ms. Mary Gardner, Chief Information Security Officer
  • Ms. Suzanne DuLong, VP of Investor Relations
  • Rob Gruening, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Chad Michael Whalen, Exec. VP of Worldwide Sales (Age 50)
  • Ms. Ana Maria White, Exec. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 48)

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.24%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%), Cypress Capital Group (0.01%) and Bremer Bank National Association (0.01%). 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Bremer Bank National Association. Company insiders that have sold F5 Networks company stock in the last year include 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IFM Investors Pty Ltd, 6 Meridian, First Hawaiian Bank, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Sowell Financial Services LLC, and Cypress Capital Group.
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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.

What is F5 Networks' stock price today?

One share of FFIV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $195.10.

How big of a company is F5 Networks?

F5 Networks has a market capitalization of $12.02 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. F5 Networks employs 6,109 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 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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