Renaissance Group LLC Bought A Little More Juniper Networks (JNPR) Stock

The following firms have recently changed their position in JNPR.

In the latest week Juniper Networks, Inc.

Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) gross margin percentage stands at 61.4% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 18 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 12.4 Percent. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 124,872 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $3,480,000 after acquiring an additional 10,465 shares in the last quarter. AXA increased its stake in Juniper Networks by 361.4% in the first quarter. Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno stated it has 0.13% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. Numeric Investors LLC now owns 4,673,200 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $130,289,000 after purchasing an additional 4,557,800 shares during the last quarter. Profund Advisors LLC raised its stake in Juniper Networks by 19.4% in the second quarter. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for JNPR producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.20% and for the month booked as 1.91%. Finally, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund raised its stake in Juniper Networks by 2.4% in the second quarter. The fund owned 1,354,648 shares of the network equipment provider's stock after buying an additional 151,724 shares during the period. Fundsmith Llp sold 34,167 shares as the company's stock rose 13.64% with the market. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. acquired a new position in Juniper Networks during the third quarter valued at approximately $858,000. (JNPR) traded down $0.35 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $25.00. (NYSE:JNPR) has an average volume of 4.78 Million. On the other hand, company insiders are holding 0.20%. Eagle Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Juniper Networks Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $10.02B market cap company. (NYSE:JNPR) opened at $25.36 on Tuesday. The Act Ii Management Lp holds 47,000 shares with $1.58M value, down from 147,000 last quarter. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 12.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 9.2 percent. Earnings, with 23 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.52. The Juniper Networks, Inc. has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 43.09 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.59.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 22nd. Arete Wealth Limited Liability Com invested in 0.24% or 11,583 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 29th.

Since May 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $27,657 activity. Juniper Networks's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 25.81%.

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JNPR has been the topic of several research reports. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a "sell" rating on shares of Juniper Networks in a report on Thursday, October 20th. Juniper Networks now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $29.61. Finally, Drexel Hamilton reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $36.00 price objective on shares of Juniper Networks in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. (JNPR)-1 analysts issued Buy for the stock, 3 analysts gave Outperform rating, 19 think it's a Hold, 1 issued Underperform, while 1 analyst gave a Sell rating. Juniper Networks's quarterly revenue was down 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts anticipate that Juniper Networks, Inc. will post 1.7 EPS for the current year. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have assigned a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.

In other Juniper Networks news, CEO Rami Rahim sold 5,300 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 28th. A simple moving average (SMA) is an mathematical moving average calculated by adding the closing price of the security for a number of time periods and then dividing this total by the number of time periods. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Rahul N. Merchant bought 2,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 8th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $24.48 per share, for a total transaction of $48,960.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 22,543 shares in the company, valued at $551,852.64. The consensus recommendation for stock is 2.90. Service providers, enterprises, governments and research and education institutions worldwide rely on Juniper Networks to deliver products for building networks that are tailored to the specific needs of their users, services and applications.

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