UBS Has Just Reaffirmed $28 Target Price Per Share on Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) stock, While They’ve Also Reiterated Their “Neutral” Rating

October 13, 2017 - By Darrin Black

 UBS Has Just Reaffirmed $28 Target Price Per Share on Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) stock, While They’ve Also Reiterated Their

Investors sentiment increased to 2.27 in Q2 2017. Its up 1.11, from 1.16 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 20 investors sold Juniper Networks, Inc. shares while 100 reduced holdings. 90 funds opened positions while 182 raised stakes. 336.77 million shares or 0.08% less from 337.05 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.

Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv holds 0.19% or 736,200 shares in its portfolio. Cipher Capital L P holds 0.16% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 72,536 shares. 105,820 were accumulated by M&T Bank Corporation. Ww Invsts holds 0.06% in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) or 9.00M shares. Vident Inv Advisory Limited Liability stated it has 93,843 shares. Cadence Cap Ltd Liability invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Bridgewater Assocs Lp owns 361,112 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Hussman Strategic Advsr Inc owns 0.32% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 52,500 shares. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited accumulated 6,500 shares. Principal Grp invested in 0.02% or 693,239 shares. Lmr Prns Llp reported 0.06% stake. Bb&T Corporation reported 0.1% stake. Advisor Lc owns 8,655 shares. Nomura Holdings holds 0% or 64,042 shares. Strs Ohio owns 49,356 shares.

Since April 28, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 selling transactions for $39.79 million activity. 25,000 shares were sold by CALDERONI ROBERT, worth $752,413. JOHNSON MERCEDES sold 25,000 shares worth $754,968. On Tuesday, May 16 the insider SINDHU PRADEEP sold $2.35 million. Shares for $30.09M were sold by KRIENS SCOTT. $312,382 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) shares were sold by SPIDELL TERRANCE F. Molinaro Vincent sold $137,910 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Friday, April 28.

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) Rating Reaffirmed

UBS now has a $28 target price on shares of Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR). The target price suggests a potential upside of 8.61 % from the stock close price of Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR). This rating was revealed to clients and investors in a report on 12 October.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.27 in Q2 2017. Its up 1.11, from 1.16 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 20 investors sold Juniper Networks, Inc. shares while 100 reduced holdings. 90 funds opened positions while 182 raised stakes. 336.77 million shares or 0.08% less from 337.05 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.

Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv holds 0.19% or 736,200 shares in its portfolio. Cipher Capital L P holds 0.16% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 72,536 shares. 105,820 were accumulated by M&T Bank Corporation. Ww Invsts holds 0.06% in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) or 9.00M shares. Vident Inv Advisory Limited Liability stated it has 93,843 shares. Cadence Cap Ltd Liability invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Bridgewater Assocs Lp owns 361,112 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Hussman Strategic Advsr Inc owns 0.32% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 52,500 shares. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited accumulated 6,500 shares. Principal Grp invested in 0.02% or 693,239 shares. Lmr Prns Llp reported 0.06% stake. Bb&T Corporation reported 0.1% stake. Advisor Lc owns 8,655 shares. Nomura Holdings holds 0% or 64,042 shares. Strs Ohio owns 49,356 shares.

Since April 28, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 selling transactions for $39.79 million activity. 25,000 shares were sold by CALDERONI ROBERT, worth $752,413. JOHNSON MERCEDES sold 25,000 shares worth $754,968. On Tuesday, May 16 the insider SINDHU PRADEEP sold $2.35 million. Shares for $30.09M were sold by KRIENS SCOTT. $312,382 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) shares were sold by SPIDELL TERRANCE F. Molinaro Vincent sold $137,910 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Friday, April 28.

Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) Ratings Coverage

Among 29 analysts covering Juniper Networks Inc. (NYSE:JNPR), 9 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Juniper Networks Inc. has $3800 highest and $22 lowest target. $30.88’s average target is 19.78% above currents $25.78 stock price. Juniper Networks Inc. had 69 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Instinet on Friday, April 7 with “Buy”. Deutsche Bank downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, July 6 report. The stock of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) earned “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Saturday, September 5. The rating was upgraded by Standpoint Research on Friday, January 15 to “Buy”. The stock of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) earned “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, July 25. As per Monday, September 11, the company rating was maintained by Needham. On Tuesday, January 5 the stock rating was downgraded by Oppenheimer to “Perform”. BMO Capital Markets maintained Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Wednesday, August 23 with “Buy” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets initiated the shares of JNPR in report on Monday, June 5 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, December 7.

About 7.98 million shares traded or 78.52% up from the average. Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) has risen 32.01% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.31% the S&P500.

Investors wait Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) to report on October, 24. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.48 EPS, up $0.01 or 2.13 % from last year’s $0.47 same quarter earnings. This translates into $182.84M profit for JNPR giving the stock a 13.43 P/E. This is assuming the current $0.48 EPS is accurate. Juniper Networks, Inc.’s Wall Street analysts see -2.04 % negative EPS growth, taking into account the $0.49 EPS reproted in the previous quarter,

Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops and sells services and products for high-performance networks to enable clients to build networks for their businesses. The company has market cap of $9.82 billion. The Firm sells its products in over 100 countries in three geographic regions: Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific. It has a 15.35 P/E ratio. The Firm sells its high-performance network products and service offerings across routing, switching and security.

More notable recent Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “3 Stocks to Watch on Thursday: Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc (HAWK), J.Jill …” on October 12, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Relative Strength Alert For Juniper Networks” published on October 12, 2017, Marketwatch.com published: “Juniper Networks shares fall after profit, revenue warning” on October 11, 2017. More interesting news about Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Juniper Lowers Q3 Earnings & Revenue Estimates, Shares Fall” published on October 12, 2017 as well as Marketwired.com‘s news article titled: “Finjan Files a Complaint Against Juniper Networks for Patent Infringement in …” with publication date: October 02, 2017.

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