Investors Are Craving More from Juniper Networks Inc. [JNPR] Stocks: Here is Why

Juniper Networks Inc. [JNPR] stock is down -0.85 while the S&P 500 has risen 0.01% on Tuesday, 12/01/20. While at the time of this article, JNPR ATR is sitting at 0.54, with the beta value at 0.91. This stock’s volatility for the past week remained at 1.87%, while it was 2.11% for the past 30-day period. JNPR has fallen -$0.19 from the previous closing price of $21.89 on volume of 1.52 million shares.

On 1, December 2020, ThaiSri Insurance Selects Juniper Networks to Power Their AI-driven Network Enabling Its Digital-First Customer Experience Transformation. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Juniper’s solutions have significantly enhanced the insurer’s overall digital sales capabilities, enabling them to address a 200% increase in demand of insurance sales for 2020 to-date.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Juniper Networks Inc. [NYSE:JNPR] stock was on September 23, 2020, when it was Resumed with a Neutral rating from UBS, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $24. Before that, on October 26, 2020, Barclays Recapitulated an Equal weight rating and elevated its amount target to $25. On July 24, 2020, Wolfe Research Initiated a Peer perform rating. On April 29, 2020, Goldman Upgrade a Buy rating and increased its price target from $23 to $28. On April 29, 2020, Needham Reiterated a Buy rating and increased its price target to $27. On April 20, 2020, JP Morgan Upgrade an Overweight rating and boosted its amount on this stock to $27. On April 17, 2020, Goldman Upgrade a Neutral rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $21 to $23.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $15.20 and a peak of $26.49. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $24.62. At the most recent market close, shares of Juniper Networks Inc. [NYSE:JNPR] were valued at $21.70. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 1.52%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Juniper Networks Inc. [NYSE:JNPR] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.14 billion, which represented growth of 0.50%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $471,961 per employee, while its income is $36,628 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 58.10%, its Operating Margin is 9.80%, its Pretax Margin is +9.32, and its Net Margin is +7.76. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 3.79, 7.31, 7.34 and 5.28 respectively.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 29.01 and the whole liability to whole assets at 21.32. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 28.36 and enduring liability to assets at 0.21 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 21.73 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 21.56. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 22.06 and at 22.22 for 2nd resistance point.

Juniper Networks Inc. [JNPR] reported its earnings at $0.43 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.43/share signifying the difference of 0 and 0.00% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $0.35 calling estimates for $0.34/share with the difference of 0.01 depicting the surprise of 2.90%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Juniper Networks Inc. [NYSE:JNPR] is 2.00. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 1.30. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 1.93, it’s amount to book ratio is 1.79 and showing 18.69 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by STENSRUD WILLIAM, Director, and it was the sale of 10000.0 shares on Nov 25. rahim rami, the Chief Executive Officer, completed a sale of 1600.0 shares on Aug 13. On Aug 12, rahim rami, Chief Executive Officer, completed a sale of 5500.0 shares.