336.77 million shares or 0.08% less from 337.05 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.
07/21/2017 - Juniper Networks, Inc. was upgraded to "outperform" by analysts at Raymond James.
The return on assets (ROA) (aka return on total assets, return on average assets), is one of the most widely used profitability ratios because it is related to both profit margin and asset turnover, and shows the rate of return for both creditors and investors of the company. Rock Point Limited Liability Co stated it has 21,429 shares or 0.34% of all its holdings. Stifel Financial Corp raised its holdings in Juniper Networks by 9.1% in the second quarter. (JNPR). CSCO's ROI is 9.30% while JNPR has a ROI of 9.20%. Fil Ltd has 0.79% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 440,092 shares. Carl Domino Inc, a Florida-based fund reported 30,024 shares. Hutchin Hill Capital L P owns 172,600 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Also included in the list of buyers for the last 3 months Rami Rahim who executed a indirect buy for 8,742 shares on June 20, 2017.Officer Terrance F Spidell bought 4950 shares on June 20, 2017, bringing his total number of shares held to 4950. Moreover, Highbridge Mngmt Llc has 0.24% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc.
Juniper Networks, Inc. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Invitae Corporation (NYSE:NVTA) had an increase of 16.62% in short interest. Veritable Limited Partnership has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc.
Since April 28, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 11 sales for $39.79 million activity. Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 35,044 shares of company stock valued at $974,774. JOHNSON MERCEDES sold 25,000 shares worth $754,968. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.43, for a total value of $438,880.00. The third largest holder is Dodge & Cox, which now holds $475.18 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 4.86% of its market capitalization. Shares are down 11% this week. (NYSE:JNPR) for 1,200 shares.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.8 Percent. Therefore 38% are positive. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $30.96 and touched its 52-Week Low of $22.41. The average price target from analysts for the stock is $29.68, FactSet reported. CALDERONI ROBERT also sold $752,413 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by S&P Research on Wednesday, October 28. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Saturday, September 5 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Juniper Networks, Inc. The company's market cap is $10.47 Billion, and the average volume is 3.94 Million. (NYSE:PFE) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, November 3 by Argus Research. UBS AG reissued a neutral rating and set a $30.00 price target (up from $28.00) on shares of Juniper Networks in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, December 7.
About 111,255 shares traded.
Among 29 analysts covering Juniper Networks Inc. It has outperformed by 15.31% the S&P500. On average, equities research analysts predict that Juniper Networks will post $2.23 EPS for the current fiscal year. JNPR's profit will be $185.33 million for 13.19 P/E if the $0.48 EPS becomes a reality. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.50 EPS.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (Juniper Networks), launched on September 10, 1997, designs, develops and sells products and services for high-performance networks to enable customers to build networks for their businesses. For JNPR, the company now has $2.44 Billion of cash on the books. The Company sells its products in over 100 countries in three geographic regions: Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific.
Usually, the ROE ratio's between 12-15 percent are considered desirable. The Company sells its high-performance network products and service offerings across routing, switching and security.
Juniper Networks' (JNPR) turnaround hit a rough patch Thursday as the company pre-announced third-quarter earnings below consensus estimates, a surprise that one analyst attributed to weakness at customer Amazon.com (AMZN).