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Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
EPS In-line/Revenue Above
Q 03/2012
1/18/2012
4:05:01 PM
$1.05 to $1.07
$1.05
$330.7 mill
10.6%
2.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Revenue Above Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.05 to $1.07 per share on revenue of $332.0 million to $337.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.05 per share on revenue of $330.7 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2012.
In-line Guidance
Q 06/2012
4/18/2012
4:05:03 PM
$1.12 to $1.14
$1.14
$353.0 mill
7.9%
-0.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.12 to $1.14 per share on revenue of $350.0 million to $355.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.14 per share on revenue of $353.0 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 09/2012
7/18/2012
4:05:06 PM
$1.16 to $1.19
$1.25
$379.3 mill
4.2%
-0.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.16 to $1.19 per share on revenue of $360.0 million to $370.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.25 per share on revenue of $379.3 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2012
10/24/2012
4:05:04 PM
$1.14 to $1.16
$1.20
$373.5 mill
-11.1%
4.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.14 to $1.16 per share on revenue of $363.0 million to $370.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.20 per share on revenue of $373.5 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 03/2013
1/23/2013
4:05:04 PM
$1.21 to $1.24
$1.20
$379.8 mill
4.5%
1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Earnings Above Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.21 to $1.24 per share on revenue of $370.0 million to $380.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.20 per share on revenue of $379.8 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2013.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 03/2013
4/4/2013
4:05:01 PM
$1.06 to $1.07
$1.23
$375.8 mill
-19.0%
2.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Warns

F5 Networks, Inc. said it now expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.06 to $1.07 per share on revenue of approximately $350.2 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $1.21 to $1.24 per share on revenue of $370.0 million to $380.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $1.23 per share on revenue of $375.8 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2013.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 06/2013
4/24/2013
4:05:02 PM
$1.06 to $1.09
$1.12
$369.7 mill
3.5%
-2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.06 to $1.09 per share on revenue of $355.0 million to $365.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.12 per share on revenue of $369.7 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2013.
In-line Guidance
Q 09/2013
7/24/2013
4:05:07 PM
$1.17 to $1.20
$1.17
$380.5 mill
7.2%
1.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $1.17 to $1.20 per share on revenue of $378.0 million to $388.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.17 per share on revenue of $380.5 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2013.
In-line Guidance
Q 12/2013
10/23/2013
4:05:07 PM
$1.17 to $1.20
$1.19
$389.5 mill
-1.3%
-7.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.17 to $1.20 per share on revenue of $390.0 million to $400.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.19 per share on revenue of $389.5 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2013.
EPS & Revenue Above Estimates
Q 03/2014
1/22/2014
4:22:06 PM
$1.23 to $1.26
$1.21
$403.9 mill
5.1%
1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Above Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.23 to $1.26 per share on revenue of $408.0 million to $418.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.21 per share on revenue of $403.9 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2014.
In-line Guidance
Q 06/2014
4/23/2014
4:05:56 PM
$1.33 to $1.36
$1.33
$428.7 mill
-2.0%
-5.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.33 to $1.36 per share on revenue of $428.0 million to $438.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.33 per share on revenue of $428.7 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2014.
In-line Guidance
Q 09/2014
7/23/2014
4:07:11 PM
$1.46 to $1.49
$1.46
2.2%
0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.46 to $1.49 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.46 per share for the quarter ending September 30, 2014.
In-line Guidance
Q 12/2014
10/29/2014
4:07:34 PM
$1.46 to $1.49
$1.48
$464.9 mill
4.0%
1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.46 to $1.49 per share on revenue of $460.0 million to $470.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.48 per share on revenue of $464.9 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2014.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 03/2015
1/21/2015
4:06:03 PM
$1.48 to $1.51
$1.53
$478.9 mill
-10.0%
4.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.48 to $1.51 per share on revenue of $465.0 million to $475.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.53 per share on revenue of $478.9 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2015.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
Q 06/2015
4/22/2015
4:05:07 PM
$1.57 to $1.60
$1.59
$489.5 mill
1.6%
3.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Earnings In-line; Revenue Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.57 to $1.60 per share on revenue of $475.0 million to $485.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.59 per share on revenue of $489.5 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Above Estimates
Q 09/2015
7/22/2015
4:05:03 PM
$1.72 to $1.75
$1.71
$505.5 mill
7.7%
4.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Above Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.72 to $1.75 per share on revenue of $500.0 million to $510.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.71 per share on revenue of $505.5 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2015.
EPS Below Estimates
Q 12/2015
10/28/2015
4:05:06 PM
$1.58 to $1.61
$1.71
$507.8 mill
-9.3%
1.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.58 to $1.61 per share on revenue of $480.0 million to $490.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.71 per share on revenue of $507.8 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 03/2016
1/20/2016
4:05:01 PM
$1.61 to $1.64
$1.68
$499.3 mill
-0.6%
-2.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Sees Second Quarter Below Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.61 to $1.64 per share on revenue of $480.0 million to $490.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.68 per share on revenue of $499.3 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2016.
Mixed Guidance
Q 06/2016
4/20/2016
4:05:09 PM
$1.77 to $1.80
$1.74
$503.1 mill
5.5%
3.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Provides Mixed Guidance

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.77 to $1.80 per share on revenue of $490.0 million to $500.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.74 per share on revenue of $503.1 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2016.
In-line Guidance
Q 09/2016
7/20/2016
4:05:10 PM
$1.92 to $1.95
$1.92
$517.0 mill
0.3%
1.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Guides In-line

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.92 to $1.95 per share on revenue of $515.0 million to $525.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.92 per share on revenue of $517.0 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2016.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 12/2016
10/26/2016
4:05:18 PM
$1.92 to $1.95
$1.86
$515.2 mill
9.6%
6.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
F5 Networks Sees Earnings Above Estimates

F5 Networks, Inc. said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $1.92 to $1.95 per share on revenue of $510.0 million to $520.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.86 per share on revenue of $515.2 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2016.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
1/18/2012
4:05:01 PM
Dec '11
Q1 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.03
$322.43 Mil
$1.04
$1.01
$318.88 Mil
-1.0%
1.1%
19.5%
19.9%
9.2%
2.0%
4/18/2012
4:05:03 PM
Mar '12
Q2 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$1.09
$339.62 Mil
$1.08
$1.07
$335.35 Mil
0.9%
1.3%
26.0%
22.4%
7.7%
-0.3%
7/18/2012
4:05:06 PM
Jun '12
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.15
$352.63 Mil
$1.16
$1.14
$353.00 Mil
-0.9%
-0.1%
17.6%
21.3%
-3.7%
-0.4%
10/24/2012
4:05:04 PM
Sep '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.11
$362.56 Mil
$1.20
$1.18
$365.90 Mil
-7.5%
-0.9%
2.5%
15.2%
-11.3%
4.0%
1/23/2013
4:05:04 PM
Dec '12
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$1.14
$365.45 Mil
$1.17
$1.15
$366.70 Mil
-2.6%
-0.3%
5.7%
13.3%
4.2%
1.8%
4/24/2013
4:05:02 PM
Mar '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.06
$350.23 Mil
$1.07
$1.07
$375.84 Mil
-0.9%
-6.8%
-8.3%
3.1%
6.0%
-2.8%
7/24/2013
4:05:07 PM
Jun '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$1.10
$370.30 Mil
$1.08
$1.07
$361.40 Mil
1.9%
2.5%
-6.3%
5.0%
8.0%
1.2%
10/23/2013
4:05:07 PM
Sep '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.19
$395.33 Mil
$1.21
$1.19
$384.63 Mil
-1.7%
2.8%
11.2%
9.0%
2.0%
-7.4%
1/22/2014
4:22:06 PM
Dec '13
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.17
$406.45 Mil
$1.21
$1.19
$396.27 Mil
-3.3%
2.6%
-1.0%
11.2%
10.8%
1.8%
4/23/2014
4:05:56 PM
Mar '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.23
$420.04 Mil
$1.27
$1.25
$414.22 Mil
-3.1%
1.4%
10.9%
19.9%
4.3%
-5.4%
7/23/2014
4:07:11 PM
Jun '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B+
EPS
Rev
$1.37
$440.29 Mil
$1.35
$1.35
$434.97 Mil
1.5%
1.2%
17.7%
18.9%
1.5%
0.1%
10/29/2014
4:07:34 PM
Sep '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$1.53
$465.27 Mil
$1.51
$1.46
$460.67 Mil
1.3%
1.0%
25.2%
17.7%
5.0%
1.8%
1/21/2015
4:06:03 PM
Dec '14
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.50
$462.79 Mil
$1.51
$1.48
$467.25 Mil
-0.7%
-1.0%
31.4%
13.9%
-13.7%
4.9%
4/22/2015
4:05:07 PM
Mar '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.49
$472.14 Mil
$1.52
$1.49
$471.14 Mil
-2.0%
0.2%
24.0%
12.4%
-2.3%
3.7%
7/22/2015
4:05:03 PM
Jun '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.65
$483.59 Mil
$1.62
$1.61
$481.37 Mil
1.9%
0.5%
17.7%
9.8%
8.1%
4.9%
10/28/2015
4:05:06 PM
Sep '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.74
$501.30 Mil
$1.74
$1.74
$506.52 Mil
-
-1.0%
3.2%
7.7%
-11.0%
1.5%
1/20/2016
4:05:01 PM
Dec '15
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.65
$489.49 Mil
$1.62
$1.60
$485.34 Mil
1.9%
0.9%
0.9%
5.8%
5.0%
-2.1%
4/20/2016
4:05:09 PM
Mar '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.60
$483.68 Mil
$1.65
$1.63
$485.93 Mil
-3.0%
-0.5%
-4.5%
2.4%
3.8%
3.3%
7/20/2016
4:05:10 PM
Jun '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.82
$496.52 Mil
$1.81
$1.79
$495.29 Mil
0.6%
0.2%
-1.2%
2.7%
0.3%
1.0%
10/26/2016
4:05:18 PM
Sep '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$2.09
$525.35 Mil
$1.94
$1.94
$519.52 Mil
7.7%
1.1%
12.4%
4.8%
8.7%
6.1%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$1.53
$515.52 Mil
-
-
-7.3%
5.3%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$1.52
$521.30 Mil
-
-
-5.0%
7.8%
10/25/2011
$88.76
$2.96
$1.15 Bil
-
-
-
10/24/2012
$93.32
$3.50
$1.38 Bil
18.2%
19.6%
5.1%
10/23/2013
$86.31
$3.56
$1.48 Bil
1.7%
7.6%
-7.5%
10/29/2014
$117.12
$4.20
$1.73 Bil
18.0%
16.9%
35.7%
10/28/2015
$121.34
$5.16
$1.92 Bil
22.9%
10.8%
3.6%
10/26/2016
$119.54
$5.62
$2.00 Bil
8.9%
3.9%
-1.5%
10/26/2017
$142.44
$6.52
$2.13 Bil
16.0%
6.8%
19.2%
10/26/2018
-
$7.59
$2.24 Bil
16.4%
5.2%
-
10/26/2019
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Price Projection

Current Value
$167
17%
Projected Price
-
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