(NYSE:JNPR) by 70.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). L P now owns 27,484 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $701,000 after buying an additional 240 shares in the last quarter. Twin Capital Management Inc now holds 194,890 shares worth $5,424,000.
Here are some institutional investors who have increased or decreased their stake in (JNPR). Teachers Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Juniper Networks by 65.8% in the first quarter.
For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Juniper Networks, Inc.is -21.2%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -6.5%. Its stake was worth $31,211,000 an increase of $1,425,000 as of quarter end. Twin Capital Management Inc expanded its position by buying 166,740 shares an increase of 592.3% as of 09/30/2017. Credit Suisse AG now owns 806,729 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $22,450,000 after purchasing an additional 227,004 shares in the last quarter. Institutions are now holders of 95.10% of the shares. In the past 52 weeks the company's stock price has moved within the range of $23.87 to $30.96. (JNPR) traded up $0.36 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $25.36. The business earned $1.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $626.94 million. (NYSE:JNPR) has an average volume of 4.78 Million. 23 analysts on average projected earnings of $0.52 per share for the current quarter. The company had revenue of $1.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.26 billion. Juniper Networks had a return on equity of 13.81% and a net margin of 12.77%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.9% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Juniper Networks, Inc.'s stock price now sits at $26.11.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 22nd. A score above three means the company is not likely to go bankrupt, while score less than 1.8 suggests the firm is probably headed for bankruptcy. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 30th. Juniper Networks's payout ratio is now 23.26%. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.34, for a total transaction of $147,636.00. For JNPR, the company now has $2.42 Billion of cash on the books. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Rahul N. Merchant bought 2,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 8th. (JNPR)'s shares. The total value of these holdings, in millions, is $8,874. "(JNPR)" was reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. If you are accessing this article on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US and worldwide trademark & copyright laws.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.4 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 12.3 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 9.2 percent.
JNPR has been the subject of several recent analyst reports.
Analysts have given a mean recommendation of 1.50 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). BidaskClub lowered shares of Juniper Networks from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a "hold" rating and issued a $30.00 target price on shares of Juniper Networks in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. restated a "buy" rating and set a $31.00 target price on shares of Juniper Networks in a research report on Tuesday, July 26th. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of Juniper Networks from a "c+" rating to a "b" rating in a report on Monday, July 24th.