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NYSE:JNPR

Juniper Networks (JNPR) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$37.03
+0.20 (+0.54%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$36.79
$37.14
50-Day Range
$29.34
$37.75
52-Week Range
$24.87
$38.04
Volume
5.62 million shs
Average Volume
2.99 million shs
Market Capitalization
$11.92 billion
P/E Ratio
38.98
Dividend Yield
2.38%
Price Target
$34.58

Juniper Networks MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.29 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.6% Downside
$34.58 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.71% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.31
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.30mentions of Juniper Networks in the last 14 days
Based on 21 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$8.05 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.87%
From $1.37 to $1.56 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.31 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

131st out of 602 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

8th out of 13 stocks


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About Juniper Networks Stock (NYSE:JNPR)

Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops, and sells network products and services worldwide. The company offers routing products, such as ACX series universal access routers to deploy high-bandwidth services; MX series Ethernet routers that function as a universal edge platform; PTX series packet transport routers; wide-area network SDN controllers; and session smart routers. It also provides switching products, including EX series Ethernet switches to address the access, aggregation, and core layer switching requirements of micro branch, branch office, and campus environments; QFX series of core, spine, and top-of-rack data center switches; and juniper access points, which provide Wi-Fi access and performance. In addition, the company offers security products comprising SRX series services gateways for the data center; Branch SRX family provides an integrated and next-generation firewall; virtual firewall that delivers various features of physical firewalls; and advanced malware protection, a cloud-based service and Juniper ATP. Further, it offers Junos OS, a network operating system; Contrail networking, which provides an open-source and standards-based platform for SDN; Mist AI-driven Wired, Wireless, and WAN assurance solutions to set and measure key metrics; Mist AI-driven Marvis Virtual Network Assistant, which identifies the root cause of issues; Juniper Paragon Automation, a modular portfolio of cloud-native software applications; and Juniper Apstra to automate the network lifecycle in a single system. Additionally, the company provides software-as-a-service, technical support, maintenance, and professional services, as well as education and training programs. It sells its products through direct sales, distributors, value-added resellers, and original equipment manufacturers to end-users in the cloud, service provider, and enterprise markets. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

JNPR Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/22 Dividend
11/30/2023
Dividend Payable
12/22/2023
Last Earnings
1/30/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/22 Dividend
2/29/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Dividend Payable
3/22/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/23/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Computer & office equipment
Sub-Industry
Communications Equipment
CUSIP
48203R10
Employees
3,374
Year Founded
1996

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$34.58
High Stock Price Target
$40.00
Low Stock Price Target
$28.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-6.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.29
Research Coverage
14 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$310.20 million
Pretax Margin
6.27%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.56 billion
Cash Flow
$2.20 per share
Book Value
$13.96 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
317,747,000
Market Cap
$11.92 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.99

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JNPR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Juniper Networks stock right now?

14 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Juniper Networks in the last twelve months. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" JNPR shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in JNPR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Juniper Networks' stock price target for 2024?

14 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Juniper Networks' shares. Their JNPR share price targets range from $28.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $34.58 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.6%.
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How have JNPR shares performed in 2024?

Juniper Networks' stock was trading at $29.48 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, JNPR stock has increased by 25.6% and is now trading at $37.03.
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Are investors shorting Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 11,780,000 shares, an increase of 26.9% from the January 31st total of 9,280,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,970,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 3.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Juniper Networks' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2024.
View our JNPR earnings forecast
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How were Juniper Networks' earnings last quarter?

Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 30th. The network equipment provider reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.44 by $0.01. The network equipment provider had revenue of $1.36 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.41 billion. Juniper Networks had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.72% and a net margin of 5.57%.

How often does Juniper Networks pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 30th. Investors of record on Friday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, March 22nd. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.38%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 29th.
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Is Juniper Networks a good dividend stock?

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.38%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 92.63%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, JNPR will have a dividend payout ratio of 56.41% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Juniper Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

Juniper Networks updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 0.950-0.950 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 2.320. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.6 billion-$5.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.6 billion.

What is Rami Rahim's approval rating as Juniper Networks' CEO?

976 employees have rated Juniper Networks Chief Executive Officer Rami Rahim on Glassdoor.com. Rami Rahim has an approval rating of 88% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Juniper Networks own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Juniper Networks investors own include Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Salesforce (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Juniper Networks' major shareholders?

Juniper Networks' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.78%), Dodge & Cox (10.71%), First Trust Advisors LP (4.11%), Legal & General Group Plc (2.08%), FIL Ltd (1.60%) and Norges Bank (1.46%). Insiders that own company stock include Anne Delsanto, Brian Martin, James A Dolce Jr, Kenneth Bradley Miller, Kevin A Denuccio, Manoj Leelanivas, Marcus Jewell, Rami Rahim, Robert Mobassaly, Scott Kriens, Thomas A Austin and William Stensrud.
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How do I buy shares of Juniper Networks?

Shares of JNPR stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Juniper Networks have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Juniper Networks: Altor, Ankeena Networks, AppFormix, Apstra, Aurrion, BTI, BitGravity, Contrail, Cyphort Inc, HTBase, Juniper Networks (US) Inc., Juniper Networks International B.V., Mist Systems, Mykonos Software, Opnext, SMobile Systems, Trapeze Networks, Wandl, and Webscreen Technology.
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This page (NYSE:JNPR) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff