Shares of F5 Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209237881/composite FFIV +0.08% slid 0.01% to $166.49 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.16% rising 0.31% to 4,121.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.23% rising 0.05% to 32,915.78. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. F5 Inc. closed $82.51 short of 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. /zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite CSCO -0.82% rose 0.18% to $45.33, Juniper Networks Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207361368/composite JNPR +0.43% fell 0.32% to $30.70, and Radware Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/201355321/composite RDWR -1.24% fell 1.56% to $24.63. Trading volume (332,135) remained 237,665 below its 50-day average volume of 569,800.