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 Migdalia James

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

Investors sentiment increased to 2.27 in 2017 Q2. Its up 1.11, from 1.16 in 2017Q1. It increased, 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.

Lazard Asset Management Ltd Liability Corp reported 13,853 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Lpl Fincl Limited Co invested 0% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Balyasny Asset Ltd holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 747,109 shares. Airain Ltd invested in 373,994 shares or 0.46% of the stock. Moreover, Korea Corp has 0.03% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 215,379 shares. Laurion Cap Mngmt Lp owns 0.08% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 528,275 shares. Contravisory Invest Mngmt Inc has 9,629 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. 42,207 are owned by Amalgamated Retail Bank. National Pension stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Suntrust Banks invested in 51,603 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Fmr Ltd Com has 4.04M shares. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees reported 14,294 shares. World Asset Management holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 35,711 shares. Saturna Cap holds 20,700 shares. Evercore Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 100 shares.

Since April 28, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 11 insider sales for $39.79 million activity. Another trade for 76,900 shares valued at $2.35M was made by SINDHU PRADEEP on Friday, May 5. rahim rami sold $327,796 worth of stock. $312,382 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) was sold by SPIDELL TERRANCE F. KRIENS SCOTT sold $30.09 million worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Friday, April 28. $752,413 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) was sold by CALDERONI ROBERT on Friday, April 28. JOHNSON MERCEDES had sold 25,000 shares worth $754,968. Molinaro Vincent sold 4,597 shares worth $137,910.

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) Rating Reaffirmed

New York: In analysts report sent to investors on Thursday, 12 October, UBS reconfirmed their Neutral rating on Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) shares. They now have a $28 target price per share on the company. UBS’s target gives a potential upside of 8.61 % from the company’s last stock price.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.27 in 2017 Q2. Its up 1.11, from 1.16 in 2017Q1. It increased, 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.

Lazard Asset Management Ltd Liability Corp reported 13,853 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Lpl Fincl Limited Co invested 0% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Balyasny Asset Ltd holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 747,109 shares. Airain Ltd invested in 373,994 shares or 0.46% of the stock. Moreover, Korea Corp has 0.03% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 215,379 shares. Laurion Cap Mngmt Lp owns 0.08% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 528,275 shares. Contravisory Invest Mngmt Inc has 9,629 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. 42,207 are owned by Amalgamated Retail Bank. National Pension stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Suntrust Banks invested in 51,603 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Fmr Ltd Com has 4.04M shares. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees reported 14,294 shares. World Asset Management holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 35,711 shares. Saturna Cap holds 20,700 shares. Evercore Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 100 shares.

Since April 28, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 11 insider sales for $39.79 million activity. Another trade for 76,900 shares valued at $2.35M was made by SINDHU PRADEEP on Friday, May 5. rahim rami sold $327,796 worth of stock. $312,382 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) was sold by SPIDELL TERRANCE F. KRIENS SCOTT sold $30.09 million worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Friday, April 28. $752,413 worth of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) was sold by CALDERONI ROBERT on Friday, April 28. JOHNSON MERCEDES had sold 25,000 shares worth $754,968. Molinaro Vincent sold 4,597 shares worth $137,910.

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. Piper Jaffray maintained Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Tuesday, July 25 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 23 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by Bank of America. Goldman Sachs maintained Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Tuesday, September 22 with “Buy” rating. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Friday, April 7 by Instinet. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, October 13. The stock of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) earned “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Saturday, September 5. Oppenheimer downgraded Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Tuesday, January 5 to “Perform” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by UBS on Thursday, October 12.

About 7.98M 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.

Analysts expect Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) to report $0.48 EPS on October, 24.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 2.13 % from last quarter’s $0.47 EPS. JNPR’s profit would be $182.84M giving it 13.43 P/E if the $0.48 EPS is correct. After having $0.49 EPS previously, Juniper Networks, Inc.’s analysts see -2.04 % EPS growth.

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: Marketwatch.com which released: “Juniper Networks shares fall after profit, revenue warning” on October 11, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Relative Strength Alert For Juniper Networks” published on October 12, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: “Juniper Lowers Q3 Earnings & Revenue Estimates, Shares Fall” on October 12, 2017. More interesting news about Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “3 Stocks to Watch on Thursday: Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc (HAWK), J.Jill …” 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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