In the same period a year ago the company posted earnings of $2.31 a share on sales of $533.3 million.
The stock has risen 2.6% since the company last reported earnings on Jan. 23. At the time, the company offered quarterly guidance of $2.53 to $2.56 a share.
Quarterly estimates have fallen less than 1 cent a share in the past month.
F5 Networks is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 14.9 based on the 12-month estimates of 19 analysts surveyed by FactSet.
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