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

May 17, 2018 - By Charla Downs

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During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment is 0.84. That’s change of 2017Q3’s as. 42 investors sold all, 174 reduced holdings as F5 Networks, Inc. ratio is the same. 115 rose holdings while only 67 funds amassed holdings. Funds hold 55.68 million shares thus 7.29% less from 2017Q3’s 60.06 million shares.
Shell Asset Mgmt accumulated 20,019 shs. Sawgrass Asset Ltd has invested 1.77% in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). Trexquant Limited Partnership holds 0.07% or 4,572 shs in its capital. Panagora Asset Mgmt holds 712,227 shs. Rdl Financial holds 0.84% of its capital in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) for 10,280 shs. Aqr Mgmt Ltd Liability stated it has 0.09% in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). Aviva Plc accumulated 0.03% or 35,866 shs. Ghp Advsrs Inc holds 0.09% or 4,980 shs in its capital. Transamerica owns 7,483 shs. 3,311 were accumulated by Gateway Inv Advisers Limited Com. Sector Pension Inv Board, a Quebec – Canada-based fund reported 12,792 shs. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.01% in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). Etrade Cap Management Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% or 3,126 shs. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Llc has invested 0.09% in F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). Thrivent Financial For Lutherans owns 32,246 shs.

F5 Networks, Inc. had 17 insider sales and 0 insider purchases since February 1, 2018. This’s net activity of $20.13 million. Shares for $4.33M were sold by MCADAM JOHN on Thursday, May 10. On Friday, February 2 Reinland Andrew also sold $499,183 worth of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). On Friday, February 2 $542,378 worth of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) was sold by DiLullo John D. On Thursday, February 1 Kearny Ryan C. also sold $1.09 million worth of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV). $446,238 worth of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) was sold by Rogers Scot Frazier on Tuesday, May 1. Locoh-Donou Francois sold $239,281 worth of stock.

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 Thursday, January 25 BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of FFIV in report with “Outperform” rating. On Wednesday, January 10 Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of FFIV in report with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, January 24 the stock of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Wednesday, April 25 the stock of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) has “Buy” rating given by BMO Capital Markets. On Wednesday, May 16 the firm earned “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson. In Wednesday, January 24 report Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $145.0 target. On Thursday, January 25 the rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. On Thursday, January 25 the rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy”. The company rating was initiated by J.P. Morgan on Thursday, May 3. On Friday, January 5 the stock of F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV) earned “Sell” rating by Deutsche Bank. 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

The stock increased 0.07% or $0.12 during the last trading session, hitting $171.16.Currently F5 Networks, Inc. is downtrending after 1.06% change in last May 17, 2017. FFIV has 156,920 shares volume. The stock underperformed the S&P500 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 firm is worth $10.46 billion. 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: 247Wallst.com which released on May 16, 2018 “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3M, AMD, CenturyLink, Chipotle, F5 Networks, Raymond James, Symantec …”, also Benzinga.com on April 25, 2018 announced “F5 Networks Q2 Earnings Preview”, the next Benzinga.com is “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 16, 2018” 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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