NAS:FFIV (USA) Also trade in: Germany Mexico UK

F5 Networks Inc

$ 136.94 -0.46 (-0.33%)
Volume: 644,452 Avg Vol (1m): 613,438
Market Cap $: 8.17 Bil Enterprise Value $: 6.86 Bil
P/E (TTM): 16.56 P/B: 5.60
Earnings Power Value 112.46
Net Current Asset Value 4.74
Tangible Book 15.18
Projected FCF 171.96
Median P/S Value 173.53
Graham Number 53.12
Peter Lynch Value 90.28
DCF (FCF Based) 298.01
DCF (Earnings Based) 235.15
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 9/10

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is . It is based on these factors
1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.
A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
Cash-To-Debt ranked higher than
99.68% of 2180 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 52661, Med: 5.23, Min: 0.01
FFIV: No Debt
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
N/A
Equity-to-Asset 0.49
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
64.26% of 2115 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 1.55, Med: 0.6, Min: -56.05
FFIV: 0.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.49, Med: 0.74, Max: 0.87
Current: 0.49
0.49
0.87
Interest Coverage No Debt
Interest Coverage ranked higher than
98.41% of 1702 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 14867928, Med: 46.64, Min: 0.01
FFIV: No Debt
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
N/A
Piotroski F-Score 8
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Altman Z-Score 5.64
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.81
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 235.64%
WACC 6.57%

Profitability & Growth : 9/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 28.49
Operating Margin ranked higher than
92.77% of 2144 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 678.59, Med: 4.91, Min: -510650
FFIV: 28.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 19.33, Med: 28.35, Max: 30.95
Current: 28.49
19.33
30.95
Net Margin % 22.91
Net Margin ranked higher than
91.79% of 2144 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 990.53, Med: 3.58, Min: -307550
FFIV: 22.91
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 14.02, Med: 18.87, Max: 22.91
Current: 22.91
14.02
22.91
ROE % 37.76
ROE ranked higher than
94.33% of 2062 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 1271.48, Med: 6.36, Min: -234428.57
FFIV: 37.76
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: 12.07, Med: 22.75, Max: 37.76
Current: 37.76
12.07
37.76
ROA % 18.53
ROA ranked higher than
92.50% of 2199 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 3269.23, Med: 2.95, Min: -16416.67
FFIV: 18.53
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.12, Med: 15.83, Max: 18.53
Current: 18.53
9.12
18.53
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 402.70
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
92.42% of 2165 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 85250, Med: 23.63, Min: -99999999.99
FFIV: 402.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 290.48, Med: 652.64, Max: 853.66
Current: 402.7
290.48
853.66
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 4.00
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
59.76% of 1829 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 1196.4, Med: 6.3, Min: -100
FFIV: 9.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -23.2, Med: 19.55, Max: 80.7
Current: 9.6
-23.2
80.7
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 3.40
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked lower than
50.13% of 1588 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 1165.1, Med: 9.1, Min: -450.9
FFIV: 8.9
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 15.4, Max: 92.8
Current: 8.9
0
92.8
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate 13.30
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked higher than
54.26% of 1432 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 719.3, Med: 10.7, Min: -502.1
FFIV: 13.3
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 14.55, Max: 171.4
Current: 13.3
0
171.4

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Business Description

Industry Application Software » Software - Infrastructure    NAICS : 541511    SIC : 7371
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Traded in other countries FFV.Germany 0IL6.UK
Address 401 Elliott Avenue West, Seattle, WA, USA, 98119
F5 Networks provides products that govern traffic flows between on-premise applications and external users and services. In addition, the company provides numerous security solutions geared toward its existing user base. The company is a recognized market leader in application delivery controller equipment in the U.S. and around the world. The North American market represents approximately 50% of the company's revenue, EMEA 23%, and APAC 15%.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 16.56
PE Ratio ranked higher than
57.36% of 1475 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 10600, Med: 24.79, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 16.56
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 16.45, Med: 26.21, Max: 72.6
Current: 16.56
16.45
72.6
Forward PE Ratio 13.00
Forward P/E ranked higher than
75.44% of 456 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 2500, Med: 26.18, Min: 2.66
FFIV: 13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 16.56
PE without NRI ranked higher than
56.93% of 1414 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 10600, Med: 24.46, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 16.56
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 16.45, Med: 26.21, Max: 72.6
Current: 16.56
16.45
72.6
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 14.50
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked higher than
64.77% of 826 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 2445, Med: 25.26, Min: 0.08
FFIV: 14.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 11.13, Med: 19.49, Max: 48.77
Current: 14.5
11.13
48.77
PB Ratio 5.60
PB Ratio ranked lower than
78.43% of 2262 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 5500, Med: 2.93, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 5.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.98, Med: 6.21, Max: 10.83
Current: 5.6
1.98
10.83
PS Ratio 3.81
PS Ratio ranked lower than
68.43% of 2268 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 285714.29, Med: 2.86, Min: 0
FFIV: 3.81
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.3, Med: 4.82, Max: 12.4
Current: 3.81
2.3
12.4
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 12.08
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
76.19% of 924 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 2237.2, Med: 28.2, Min: 0.08
FFIV: 12.08
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.07, Med: 15.29, Max: 36.31
Current: 12.08
8.07
36.31
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.72
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
66.38% of 1181 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 6271.25, Med: 20.26, Min: 0.04
FFIV: 10.72
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.13, Med: 14.15, Max: 34.86
Current: 10.72
7.13
34.86
EV-to-EBIT 10.98
EV-to-EBIT ranked higher than
60.31% of 1537 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 119475.88, Med: 18.1, Min: 0.05
FFIV: 10.98
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.7, Med: 16, Max: 46
Current: 10.98
9.7
46
EV-to-EBITDA 10.05
EV-to-EBITDA ranked higher than
53.34% of 1661 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 64649.64, Med: 14.06, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 10.05
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.8, Med: 14.5, Max: 41.7
Current: 10.05
8.8
41.7
EV-to-Revenue 3.12
EV-to-Revenue ranked lower than
63.00% of 2327 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 295554.27, Med: 2.52, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 3.12
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.9, Med: 4.4, Max: 12
Current: 3.12
1.9
12
PEG Ratio 1.36
PEG Ratio ranked higher than
53.08% of 650 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 288.5, Med: 1.89, Min: 0.02
FFIV: 1.36
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.46, Med: 1.24, Max: 3.54
Current: 1.36
0.46
3.54
Shiller PE Ratio 28.52
Shiller PE Ratio ranked lower than
56.12% of 588 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 13256.8, Med: 33.85, Min: 0.02
FFIV: 28.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 28.34, Med: 54.15, Max: 225.07
Current: 28.52
28.34
225.07
Current Ratio 1.68
Current Ratio ranked lower than
61.01% of 2075 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 672.73, Med: 1.93, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 1.68
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.42, Med: 2.16, Max: 5.48
Current: 1.68
1.42
5.48
Quick Ratio 1.65
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
57.35% of 2075 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 672.73, Med: 1.78, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 1.65
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.39, Med: 2.05, Max: 5.42
Current: 1.65
1.39
5.42
Days Inventory 31.78
Days Inventory ranked lower than
62.76% of 1270 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 73152.82, Med: 16.77, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 31.78
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
Days Inventory range over the past 10 years
Min: 25.61, Med: 31.1, Max: 36.68
Current: 31.78
25.61
36.68
Days Sales Outstanding 53.49
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
64.12% of 2082 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 989.79, Med: 66.86, Min: 0.02
FFIV: 53.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 46.41, Med: 50.65, Max: 59.79
Current: 53.49
46.41
59.79
Days Payable 69.23
Days Payable ranked higher than
63.85% of 1870 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 2567.37, Med: 44.89, Min: 0.02
FFIV: 69.23
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 36.93, Med: 51.98, Max: 69.23
Current: 69.23
36.93
69.23

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
3-Year Share Buyback Rate 5.00
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
97.54% of 1507 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 100, Med: -3.3, Min: -1487.4
FFIV: 5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -59.6, Med: 0.1, Max: 5.8
Current: 5
-59.6
5.8

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 9.02
Price-to-Tangible-Book ranked lower than
75.91% of 2013 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 5500, Med: 4.54, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 9.02
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
Price-to-Tangible-Book range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.62, Med: 7.1, Max: 38.59
Current: 9.02
1.62
38.59
Price-to-Projected-FCF 0.80
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked higher than
82.25% of 907 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 650.5, Med: 2.08, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 0.8
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.77, Med: 1.3, Max: 5
Current: 0.8
0.77
5
Price-to-DCF (Earnings Based) 0.58
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) ranked higher than
84.95% of 186 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 52.79, Med: 1.56, Min: 0.13
FFIV: 0.58
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.65, Med: 0.83, Max: 1.04
Current: 0.58
0.65
1.04
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.79
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked higher than
50.29% of 2062 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 78, Med: 1, Min: 0.02
FFIV: 0.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.21, Med: 1.06, Max: 10.65
Current: 0.79
0.21
10.65
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.52
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value ranked lower than
55.90% of 449 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 169, Med: 1.62, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 1.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.81, Med: 1.44, Max: 4.31
Current: 1.52
0.81
4.31
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.58
Price-to-Graham-Number ranked lower than
68.03% of 1170 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 84.5, Med: 2.19, Min: 0.01
FFIV: 2.58
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
Price-to-Graham-Number range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.68, Med: 3.41, Max: 76
Current: 2.58
1.68
76
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 9.11
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
74.72% of 2413 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 2103.44, Med: 2.07, Min: -5000
FFIV: 9.11
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.2, Med: 6.2, Max: 10.3
Current: 9.11
2.2
10.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 17.97
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
69.33% of 939 companies
in the Software - Infrastructure industry.
Industry Max: 34548.51, Med: 10.12, Min: -301.2
FFIV: 17.97
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: 16.7, Med: 23.3, Max: 27.4
Current: 17.97
16.7
27.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 2,193.58
EPS (TTM) $ 8.26
Beta 0.69
Volatility % 21.49
52-Week Range $ 136.06 - 199.71
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 60.06

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 8
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy Y
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy Y
Less Shares Outstanding yoy Y
Higher Gross Margin yoy Y
Higher Asset Turnover yoy N