Shares of F5 Inc. (NAS:FFIV) rallied 1.35% to $158.39 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 1.86% to 3,973.75 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 1.98% to 31,880.24. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. F5 Inc. closed $90.61 below its 52-week high ($249.00), which the company achieved on December 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Cisco Systems Inc. (NAS:CSCO) rose 0.95% to $43.35, Juniper Networks Inc. (NYS:JNPR) rose 2.56% to $29.61, and Radware Ltd. (NAS:RDWR) rose 0.50% to $24.19. Trading volume (410,681) remained 187,794 below its 50-day average volume of 598,475.