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NYSE:JNPR

Juniper Networks - JNPR Stock Forecast, Price & News

$28.91
+0.17 (+0.59%)
(As of 08/12/2022 09:14 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$28.76
$29.32
50-Day Range
$27.63
$30.89
52-Week Range
$26.20
$38.14
Volume
1.68 million shs
Average Volume
4.16 million shs
Market Capitalization
$9.33 billion
P/E Ratio
24.29
Dividend Yield
2.91%
Price Target
$33.41

Juniper Networks MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.25 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
15.6% Upside
$33.41 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.52% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.31
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.26mentions of Juniper Networks in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$665,163 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
20.00%
From $1.40 to $1.68 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.09 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

23rd out of 665 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

1st out of 14 stocks

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About Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) Stock

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.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on JNPR shares. Bank of America cut Juniper Networks from a "buy" rating to an "underperform" rating and decreased their price objective for the company from $40.00 to $32.00 in a research note on Wednesday, July 20th. Cowen dropped their price objective on shares of Juniper Networks to $29.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Rosenblatt Securities decreased their price objective on shares of Juniper Networks from $33.00 to $32.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Evercore ISI dropped their target price on Juniper Networks from $35.00 to $33.00 and set an "in-line" rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. Finally, Piper Sandler downgraded Juniper Networks from a "neutral" rating to an "underweight" rating and decreased their price target for the stock from $34.00 to $27.00 in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. According to data from MarketBeat, the stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $33.41.

Juniper Networks Stock Up 0.6 %

JNPR Stock opened at $28.91 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $9.33 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.29, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.01 and a beta of 0.88. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $28.50 and a 200 day moving average price of $31.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a current ratio of 1.58 and a quick ratio of 1.37. Juniper Networks has a 12 month low of $26.20 and a 12 month high of $38.14.

Juniper Networks Announces Dividend

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 1st will be issued a $0.21 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 31st. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.91%. Juniper Networks's payout ratio is 70.59%.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Juniper Networks news, CEO Rami Rahim sold 6,250 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.03, for a total transaction of $175,187.50. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 838,735 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $23,509,742.05. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Insiders have sold a total of 23,610 shares of company stock valued at $665,163 over the last quarter. 1.30% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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JNPR Stock News Headlines

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) Price Target Cut to $30.00
JNPR September 9th Options Begin Trading
Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) PT Lowered to $29.00 at Cowen
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JNPR Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/26/2021
Ex-Dividend for 6/22 Dividend
5/31/2022
Dividend Payable
6/22/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/22 Dividend
8/31/2022
Dividend Payable
9/22/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/25/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Computer & office equipment
Sub-Industry
Communications Equipment
CUSIP
48203R10
Employees
2,004
Year Founded
1996

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$33.41
High Stock Price Forecast
$42.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$26.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+15.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.25
Research Coverage
16 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$252.70 million
Pretax Margin
9.42%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.74 billion
Cash Flow
$1.96 per share
Book Value
$13.27 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
318,415,000
Market Cap
$9.33 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.89

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JNPR Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Juniper Networks stock right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Juniper Networks in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 8 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 forecast for 2022?

16 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Juniper Networks' shares. Their JNPR share price forecasts range from $26.00 to $42.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $33.41 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have JNPR shares performed in 2022?

Juniper Networks' stock was trading at $35.71 at the start of the year. Since then, JNPR stock has decreased by 19.0% and is now trading at $28.91.
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Are investors shorting Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 11,220,000 shares, a decline of 12.8% from the July 15th total of 12,860,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,850,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 3.5% 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, October 25th 2022.
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How were Juniper Networks' earnings last quarter?

Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 26th. The network equipment provider reported $0.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.46. The network equipment provider earned $1.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.20 billion. Juniper Networks had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.14% and a net margin of 7.93%. The business's revenue was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.30 earnings per share.
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How often does Juniper Networks pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 31st.
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Is Juniper Networks a good dividend stock?

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.91%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 70.59%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, JNPR will have a dividend payout ratio of 50.00% 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 issued an update on its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.45-$0.55 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $0.54. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.30 billion-$1.40 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.29 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).

What is Juniper Networks' stock symbol?

Juniper Networks trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JNPR."

Who are Juniper Networks' major shareholders?

Juniper Networks' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dodge & Cox (12.63%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.24%), Northern Trust Corp (1.10%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.74%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.72%) and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.68%). Insiders that own company stock include Anne Delsanto, Bikash Koley, Brian Martin, Kenneth Bradley Miller, Kevin A Denuccio, Manoj Leelanivas, Marcus Jewell, Rami Rahim, 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Juniper Networks' stock price today?

One share of JNPR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.91.

How much money does Juniper Networks make?

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) has a market capitalization of $9.33 billion and generates $4.74 billion in revenue each year. The network equipment provider earns $252.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.19 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Juniper Networks have?

The company employs 2,004 workers across the globe.

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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When was Juniper Networks founded?

Juniper Networks was founded in 1996.

How can I contact Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks' mailing address is 1133 INNOVATION WAY, SUNNYVALE CA, 94089. The official website for the company is www.juniper.net. The network equipment provider can be reached via phone at (408) 745-2000, via email at investor-relations@juniper.net, or via fax at 408-745-2100.

This page (NYSE:JNPR) was last updated on 8/15/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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