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Insider Trends: F5 Networks Insider Exercises Option/Derivative Security to Acquire Stock Sells Portion to Pay Tax, Buy Trend Intact

6:31PM ET 8/04/2020 MT Newswires
On Aug 01, 2020, Thomas Dean Fountain, EVP Global Services & Strategy, exercised options/derivative securities for 2,828 shares of F5 Networks (FFIV) and sold 1,400 shares in the company for $190,260 to meet tax obligations. After accounting for tax obligations this transaction resulted in a net acquisition of 1,428 company shares. Fountain, subsequent to the transactions disclosed in the SEC Form 4 filing, owns 12,009 company shares, which have a market value of $1.67 million as of the prior-day closing price. Additionally, Fountain has been granted 18,721 stock options by the company which are in the money and carry a value of approximately $2,603,155 as of yesterday's closing price.

Over the last 90 days, previous to the date of this filing, there have been 11 insider transactions reported to the SEC for F5 Networks. These transactions came from the activities of 5 individual insiders that resulted in a net acquisition of 12,757 company shares. This compares with the preceding 90-day window of time where there were 38 transactions from 21 insiders that resulted in the net acquisition of 23,263 shares.

This is a lower level of transactions than the peer group average in the 188-company IT Services & Consulting peer group over the last 90-day period. Peer group activity averaged 98.4 transactions per company, and disposition of 24,409 shares on average.

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