The company is so far trading up from yesterday's close of 26.3.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.55/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $0.55/Share by a difference of $0. The stock witnessed 1.96% gains, 2.02% gains and -0.53% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. Zacks' sales averages are an average based on a survey of analysts that follow Juniper Networks. Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)'s short interest is 20.98 million shares, or 5.63% of the float. While, the institutional ownership of Juniper Networks, Inc. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. The network equipment provider reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by ($0.03).
JNPR has been the topic of several research reports.
Trend Direction of Juniper Networks, Inc. William Blair reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Juniper Networks in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th.
The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -3.59%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -4.53% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. Cadence Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Juniper Networks by 0.5% during the second quarter. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.00 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).
Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) opened at $26.98 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.70, a current ratio of 2.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41. The company now has a P/E ratio of 16.08 and the market value is 10.19B. Juniper Networks has a fifty-two week low of $23.87 and a fifty-two week high of $30.96.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be issued a dividend of $0.10 per share. SunTrust maintained it with "Buy" rating and $25.0 target in Thursday, November 2 report. Juniper Networks's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 23.26%.
In other news, CEO Rami Rahim sold 16,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $26.24, for a total transaction of $422,464.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 469,607 shares in the company, valued at $12,881,320.01. (NYSE:JNPR) by 159.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. On November 8, 2017, Rahul N Merchant executed a direct buy involving 2000 shares. JNPR stock price revealed pessimistic move of -3.59% comparing average price of last 200 days. As a company's earnings per share being to rise, so does their market value per share. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -4.53 percent.
A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Juniper Networks in the third quarter valued at approximately $858,000.
JNPR remained among the day active mover and traded at $26.98 per shares in the last session as its volume was 5.02 Million against average volume stood at 5110.17 million shares. Us State Bank De holds 0% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. Dodge & Cox now owns 17,690,957 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $493,224,000 after purchasing an additional 74,877 shares during the period. Finally, Regentatlantic Capital LLC increased its stake in shares of Juniper Networks by 144.0% in the third quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 102,505 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $2,858,000 after buying an additional 2,400 shares in the last quarter. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. increased its holdings in Juniper Networks by 579.3% during the 2nd quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 15,380 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $429,000 after buying an additional 1,146 shares in the last quarter. The correct version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/11/22/juniper-networks-inc-jnpr-shares-bought-by-mitsubishi-ufj-kokusai-asset-management-co-ltd.html. MO has risen 1.78% in the 1-month period.
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