Juniper Networks (JNPR) : The consensus on Juniper Networks (JNPR) based on 18 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.56, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 5 which endorses a Strong Sell on the stock. However, 4 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 14 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Juniper Networks (JNPR) : The consensus price target for Juniper Networks (JNPR) is $27.18 for the short term with a standard deviation of $4.16. The most optimist securities analyst among the 14 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $36, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $22.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $23.06 and $22.96 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $23.34. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $23.30, notching a gain of 1.26% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,387,094 . The stock had closed at $23.01 on the previous day.
In a related news, Spidell Terrance F, officer (Corp VP Corp Controller & CAO) of Juniper Networks Inc, unloaded 148 shares at an average price of $22.18 on August 3, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $3,283, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops, and sells products and services for high-performance networks to enable customers to build networks for their businesses. The Company sells its products in more than 100 countries in three geographic regions: Americas; Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific (APAC). The Company sells its network products and service offerings across routing, switching and security. In addition to its products, the Company offers its customers worldwide services, including technical support, professional services, education and training programs. The Companys routing products include ACX Series, MX Series, M Series, PTX Series and T Series. Its switching products include EX Series and QFX Series. The Companys security products include SRX Series Services Gateways for the data center and SRX Series Gateways for the campus and branch. Its Junos Platform includes a range of products, such as Junos OS, Junos Space and Contrail.