Shares of F5 Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209237881/composite FFIV -0.78% rose 2.52% to $170.63 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.30% rising 0.25% to 4,001.05 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.20% falling 0.26% to 32,160.74. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. F5 Inc. closed $78.37 below its 52-week high ($249.00), which the company achieved on December 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Cisco Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite CSCO -0.75% rose 1.21% to $49.55, Juniper Networks Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207361368/composite JNPR +0.07% rose 1.27% to $31.09, and Radware Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/201355321/composite RDWR -1.02% fell 0.24% to $24.75. Trading volume (818,433) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 569,566.