Investor FAQs

Q.How do I buy shares of NETSCOUT's stock?
A.NETSCOUT's shares are listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market's National Market under the symbol "NTCT". In order to buy shares of NETSCOUT's stock you must contact a registered stockbroker.

Q.When is NETSCOUT's fiscal year end?
A.NETSCOUT's fiscal year end is March 31 in any given year.

Q.When do the fiscal quarters end?
A.NETSCOUT's fiscal quarters typically end as follows:
Q1: June 30
Q2: September 30
Q3: December 31
Q4: March 31

Q.When is NETSCOUT's next earnings release?
A.NetScout publicly announces the date for its quarterly financial results along with information about any related conference calls. This information is then updated on the events section of the IR website ( under Upcoming Events.

Q.Does NETSCOUT have a Dividend Re-Investment Plan or a Direct Stock Purchase Plan?

Q.How many shares of NETSCOUT are currently authorized?
A.The current authorization is for 300,000,000 shares.

Q.How many shares of NETSCOUT are issued and outstanding?
A.As of October 27, 2017, NETSCOUT had 87,140,939 shares outstanding.

Q.What year was NETSCOUT incorporated and in what state?
A.NETSCOUT was incorporated in Massachusetts in June 1984 under the name Frontier Software Development, Inc. We were primarily an engineering consulting company until 1992 when we began developing the NETSCOUT family of products. In April 1993, we reincorporated in Delaware and in March 1997 changed our name to NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC.

Q.When did NETSCOUT go public, and at what price?
A.NETSCOUT went public on August 12, 1999, at $11.00 per share.

Q.Who were NETSCOUT's underwriters on the initial public offering of common stock?
A.The underwriters were Deutsche Bank Alex. Brown (now Deutsche Bank); Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. (now JP Morgan Chase); Dain Rauscher Wessels (now RBC Capital Markets).

Q.Who is NETSCOUT's independent public accountant?
A.PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
160 Federal Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02110-9862
(617) 428-8400

Q.Who is NETSCOUT's corporate counsel?
A.Cooley LLP
Boston, MA

Q.Whom do I contact about my stock certificates?
A.NetScout's transfer agent is Computershare (formerly BNY Mellon Shareowner Services). Computershare maintains all shareholder records, including notice of any change in name, address or telephone number, cancellation or issuance of stock certificates and can provide assistance with lost, stolen or destroyed certificates.

Please send all requested information, along with a daytime telephone number to:

P.O. Box 43006
Providence, RI 02940-3006
Shareholder Inquiries: 877-239-1247