UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):
October 25, 2017
F5 Networks, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
401 Elliott Avenue West
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (206) 272-5555
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On October 25, 2017, F5 Networks, Inc. issued a press release regarding its financial results for the fourth quarter ended September 30, 2017. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. The information in this report shall not be treated as filed for purposes of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
On October 25, 2017, F5 Networks, Inc. announced that its board of directors authorized an additional $1 billion for the Company’s common stock share repurchase program.
Financial Statements and Exhibits
Press Release of F5 Networks, Inc. announcing quarterly earnings dated October 25, 2017.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
F5 NETWORKS, INC.
Date: October 25, 2017
/s/ François Locoh-Donou
President and Chief Executive Officer