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tickrz rank
B
F5 Networks Inc (FFIV)
Technology | Business Software & Services
CEO: John McAdam
Employees: 4395
f5.com
FACTOR RANKINGSFACTOR SCREENER 
Pure Value Rank304Dividend RankNO DIVIDEND
Moat Rank49Financial Strength Rank79
Growth Rank103Momentum Rank80
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
Dividend Yield0%
Payout RatioN/A
3 yr Dividend GrowthN/A
VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratio21.31x
P/B Ratio6.98x
P/S Ratio4.02x
EV/EBITDA Ratio10.99x
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
Piotroski F-Score6
Debt-to-Equity0%
Interest Coverage0x
MOAT
ROE32.81%
ROIC1363.18%
Net Margin18.34%
GROWTH
5 yr EPS Growth12.69%
5 yr SPS Growth11.61%
5 yr BPS Growth5.38%
F5 Networks Inc 's strong growth translates to a Growth Rank in the top 25% of all stocks
 tickrz summary
F5 Networks Inc receives a B ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.
 value
 pure value ranking Warren Buffett ranking
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. F5 Networks Inc's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 21.3x, a P/B ratio of 7x, a P/S ratio of 4x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 11x. F5 Networks Inc ranks 304 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively average score.F5 Networks Inc ranks 160 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a strong score, meaning it ranks highly on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, F5 Networks Inc warrants further investigation.

 quality
 moat financial strength
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is strong. F5 Networks Inc appears to have a durable competitive advantage within the Technology sector. F5 Networks Inc has a Piotroski F Score of 6 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 0x, a debt/equity ratio of 0% and a Moat Rank of 49 translate to a strong Financial Strength score.


 momentum
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 29.65% over the last 12 months. This performance is strong compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 80. F5 Networks Inc's strong 12 month stock performance will appeal to momentum investors.

 yield
 value + yield
F5 Networks Inc currently does not pay a dividend so it ranks last among S&P 500 companies using our dividend ranking methodology. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

 growth
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the top third of S&P 500 companies. Its 12.7% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 11.6% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 5.4% speak to its impressive growth ranking.

F5 Networks Inc (FFIV)
Technology | Business Software & Services
CEO: John McAdam
Employees: 4395
f5.com


tickrz rank
B

VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratio21.31x
P/B Ratio6.98x
P/S Ratio4.02x
EV/EBITDA Ratio10.99x
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
Dividend Yield0%
Payout RatioN/A
3 yr Dividend GrowthN/A
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
Piotroski F-Score6
Debt-to-Equity0%
Interest Coverage0x
MOAT
ROE32.81%
ROIC1363.18%
Net Margin18.34%
GROWTH
5 yr EPS Growth12.69%
5 yr SPS Growth11.61%
5 yr BPS Growth5.38%

TICKRZ RANK
F5 Networks Inc receives a B ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.

PURE VALUE
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. F5 Networks Inc's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 21.3x, a P/B ratio of 7x, a P/S ratio of 4x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 11x. F5 Networks Inc ranks 304 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively average score.

WARREN BUFFETT RANKING
F5 Networks Inc ranks 160 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a strong score, meaning it ranks highly on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, F5 Networks Inc warrants further investigation.

MOAT
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is strong. F5 Networks Inc appears to have a durable competitive advantage within the Technology sector.

FINANCIAL STRENGTH
F5 Networks Inc has a Piotroski F Score of 6 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 0x, a debt/equity ratio of 0% and a Moat Rank of 49 translate to a strong Financial Strength score.

MOMENTUM
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 29.65% over the last 12 months. This performance is strong compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 80. F5 Networks Inc's strong 12 month stock performance will appeal to momentum investors.

VALUE + YIELD
F5 Networks Inc currently does not pay a dividend so it ranks last among S&P 500 companies using our dividend ranking methodology. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

GROWTH
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the top third of S&P 500 companies. Its 12.7% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 11.6% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 5.4% speak to its impressive growth ranking.