Shares of F5 Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209237881/composite FFIV +0.35% shed 4.00% to $150.38 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.40% falling 3.88% to 3,749.63 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% falling 2.79% to 30,516.74. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. F5 Inc. closed $98.62 below its 52-week high ($249.00), which the company achieved on December 29th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Cisco Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite CSCO -0.04% fell 0.57% to $43.24, Juniper Networks Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207361368/composite JNPR +0.45% fell 2.57% to $28.07, and Radware Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/201355321/composite RDWR -1.52% fell 3.24% to $21.50. Trading volume (453,739) remained 117,493 below its 50-day average volume of 571,232.