Juniper Networks is part of the technology sector and communication equipment industry. The company CEO is Rami Rahim. Juniper Networks Inc operates in the communication equipment industry. It designs, develops and sells products and services that provide customers with network infrastructure. It caters to communication service providers and companies.
Previous Intraday Trading Performance:
The JNPR stock showed a previous change of 0.46% with an open at 25.93 and a close of 26.09. It reached an intraday high of 26.13 and a low of 25.80.
The stock has a market cap of $9.0b with 346.0m shares outstanding, of which the float is 343.3m shares. Trading volume reached 2,705,148 shares compared to its average volume of 3,583,387 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is good.
Historical Trading Performance:
Over the last five trading days, Juniper Networks shares returned 0.31% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -2.65%. Over three months, it changed -6.41%. In one year it has changed -7.83% and within that year its 52-week high was 30.80 and its 52-week low was 23.61. JNPR stock is 10.50% above its 52 Week Low.
Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 27.48 and a 50 day moving average of 27.47. Currently JNPR stock is trading -5.06% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.
The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 1.62 that ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 16.10. Based on 7 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.44. The TTM EPS is 1.35, which comes to a TTM PE of 19.33.
The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
The dividend per share is currently 0.72, which is a dividend yield of 2.76%. Also, the payout ratio is 53.33%, therefore the dividend is safe according to our calculations.
Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 24.22, which means it may be overvalued by -7.74%
Indicators to Watch:
Based on the latest filings, there is 129.60% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 15,665,742, which is 4.53% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 4.42. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.
The current calculated beta is 0.83
SeekingAlpha: Dividend Income Update January 2019
Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is 6.04%, profit margin is 12.34%, price-to-sales is 1.93 and price-to-book is 1.94.
All scores are out of six:
3 :Valuation Score
4 :Past Performance Score
4 :Financial Strength Score
0 :Future Growth Score
3 :Dividend Score
2 :Overall Score