Analyst Buzz: Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)
- Author: Zachary Reyes Feb 18, 2017,
Feb 18, 2017, 8:27
The shares were sold at an average price of $28.00, for a total transaction of $736,624.00. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 12 percent and possesses 62.4 percent gross margin. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. (NYSE:JNPR) opened at 28.09 on Friday.
Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 23.64, a price to book ratio of 8.91, and a price to sales ratio of 0.53.
Juniper Networks, Inc. has a 52 week low of $21.18 and a 52 week high of $29.21. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is 1.56. Based in USA, Juniper Networks, Inc. has a market cap of 10590.49. The network equipment provider reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.03. The firm earned $1.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.36 billion. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.9% compared to the same quarter previous year.
Juniper Networks, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 22nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. 1 analysts call it Underweight, while 0 think it is Overweight. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 27th.
It has been a long while for Juniper Networks, Inc., since its IPO date on 6/25/1999. If you are reading this news story on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright laws. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 5,531 shares in the company, valued at $152,655.60. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.7. The volume of 3.3 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 3.76 Million shares. Leisure Capital Management now owns 24,828 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $597,000 after buying an additional 121 shares during the last quarter. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in Juniper Networks during the fourth quarter worth about $230,000.
Always volatility measures make charm for active trader; price volatility of stock was 13.03% for a week and 15.88% for a month.
Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Juniper Networks, Inc.as $1.2 Billion in the Current Quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD now owns 25,762 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $579,000 after buying an additional 246 shares during the last quarter. Deere & Co. now owns 109,282 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $2,458,000 after buying an additional 24,698 shares during the period.
JNPR has been the subject of several research reports. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.30 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).
01/27/2017 - Juniper Networks, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. boosted its stake in shares of Juniper Networks by 1,617.8% in the second quarter. Nomura raised shares of Juniper Networks from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their price target for the company from $24.00 to $33.00 in a report on Thursday, December 8th. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $20 and the Mean Price Target is $28.43. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have issued a hold rating, twelve have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 14.6 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 2.3 percent.
On Dec 16 Juniper Networks, Inc.