F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) Ratings Summary as of May 17, 2018

May 17, 2018 - By Mary Markley

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Big Money Sentiment is 0.84 in 2017 Q4. It has change of 2017Q3’s as. The ratio is the same due to F5 Networks, Inc. positioning: 42 sold and 174 reduced. only 67 funds bought holdings and 115 increased holdings. Investors holded 60.06 million in 2017Q3 but now own 55.68 million shares or 7.29% less.
Atria Invs Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.04% in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). Wesbanco Natl Bank Inc holds 0.06% of its capital in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) for 6,847 shs. Ariel Invests Llc has invested 0% in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). 1.04 million are held by Old Mutual Glob (Uk) Limited. Global X Mngmt Co Limited Co holds 0% of its capital in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) for 1,482 shs. Legg Mason Asset (Japan) owns 0.43% invested in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) for 5,500 shs. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Corp stated it has 0.07% of its capital in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). Tiaa Cref Investment Management Ltd Com owns 421,185 shs. Tdam Usa accumulated 60,940 shs. Toronto Dominion Commercial Bank holds 27,019 shs or 0.01% of its capital. 3,860 are owned by Kentucky Retirement Systems. Sei Invs has 0.01% invested in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) for 15,034 shs. Bridgewater Limited Partnership reported 48,696 shs or 0.05% of all its holdings. Advisory Network Ltd Limited Liability Company, Georgia-based fund reported 165 shs. 44 are owned by Gemmer Asset Management.

F5 Networks, Inc. had 17 insider sales and 0 insider purchases since February 1, 2018. This’s net activity of $20.13 million. On Thursday, February 15 HIGGINSON ALAN had sold 2,000 shs worth $289,014. $542,378 worth of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) was sold by DiLullo John D. 7,518 shs were sold by Kearny Ryan C., worth $1.09M on Thursday, February 1. $396,540 worth of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) was sold by Rogers Scot Frazier. Another trade for 8,439 shs valued at $1.37M was sold by Locoh-Donou Francois. $3.60M worth of stock was sold by MCADAM JOHN on Tuesday, February 20.

F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) Ratings Coverage

A total of 15 analysts rate F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) as follows: 7 “Buy”, 6 “Hold” and 2 “Sell”. Тherefore 47% are bullish. (NASDAQ:FFIV) has 19 ratings reports on May 17, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Wednesday, January 24 the rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. On Thursday, January 25 Bank of America maintained the shares of FFIV in report with “Buy” rating. In Thursday, April 26 report Barclays Capital maintained it with “Underweight” rating and $135 target. On Friday, April 13 the stock of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) earned “Buy” rating by William Blair. On Thursday, January 25 the stock of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) has “Outperform” rating given by BMO Capital Markets. In Thursday, May 3 report J.P. Morgan initiated it with “Buy” rating and $21100 target. On Wednesday, May 16 DA Davidson downgraded the shares of FFIV in report to “Neutral” rating. On Tuesday, January 23 the stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets. On Wednesday, January 10 the rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. In Thursday, January 25 report Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating. Listed here are F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) PTs and latest ratings.

16/05/2018 Broker: DA Davidson Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
10/05/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform New Target: $188 Initiates Coverage On
03/05/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight New Target: $211 Initiates Coverage On
03/05/2018 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Buy New Target: $211.0000 Initiate
26/04/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Underweight Old Target: $125 New Target: $135 Maintain
25/04/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $169.0000 Maintain
13/04/2018 Broker: William Blair Rating: Buy Upgrade
06/02/2018 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Hold New Target: $145.0 Initiate
25/01/2018 Broker: Bank of America Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $157 New Target: $168 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $147.0 Maintain

Ticker’s shares touched $171.16 during the last trading session after 0.07% change.F5 Networks, Inc. has volume of 156,920 shares. Since May 17, 2017 FFIV has declined 1.06% and is downtrending. FFIV underperformed the S&P 500 by 12.61%.

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 has $10.46 billion market cap. 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; Link Controller, which monitors the health and availability of each connection in organizations with more than one Internet service provider; 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.26.41 is the P/E ratio. The firm 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.

A couple more F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) news were announced by: Benzinga.com which released on April 25, 2018 “F5 Networks Q2 Earnings Preview”, also Benzinga.com on May 16, 2018 announced “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 16, 2018”, the next 247Wallst.com is “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3M, AMD, CenturyLink, Chipotle, F5 Networks, Raymond James, Symantec …” on May 16, 2018. Globenewswire.com has article titled “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Gartner, F5 Networks, Medidata Solutions, Evertec, Ring Energy, and …”.

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