Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops, and sells network products and services worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Juniper Networks's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: JNP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: JNP exceeded the German Communications industry which returned -37.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: JNP underperformed the German Market which returned -17.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Juniper Networks's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Juniper Networks undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: JNP (€18.16) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€25.24)
Significantly Below Fair Value: JNP is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: JNP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.8x) compared to the Communications industry average (15x).
PE vs Market: JNP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.8x) compared to the German market (16.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: JNP is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: JNP is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the DE Communications industry average (2.3x).
How is Juniper Networks forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: JNP's forecast earnings growth (10.3% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: JNP's earnings (10.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (14.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: JNP's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: JNP's revenue (1.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (4.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: JNP's revenue (1.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: JNP's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.8%).
How has Juniper Networks performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: JNP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: JNP's current net profit margins (7.8%) are lower than last year (12.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: JNP has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 23.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: JNP's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: JNP had negative earnings growth (-39.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Communications industry average (21.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: JNP's Return on Equity (7.5%) is considered low.
How is Juniper Networks's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: JNP's short term assets ($3.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: JNP's short term assets ($3.2B) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: JNP's debt to equity ratio (36.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: JNP's debt to equity ratio has increased from 27.6% to 36.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: JNP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.4%).
Interest Coverage: JNP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (51.5x coverage).
Inventory Level: JNP has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: JNP's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.9x debt).
What is Juniper Networks's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: JNP's dividend (4.01%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.71%).
High Dividend: JNP's dividend (4.01%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.98%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, JNP has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: JNP's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (75.6%), JNP's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: JNP's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (39.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rami Rahim (48yo)
Mr. Rami Rahim has been the Chief Executive Officer of Juniper Networks, Inc. since November 2014 and serves as its President. Mr. Rahim served as an Executive Vice President and General Manager of Platfor ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rami's total compensation ($USD9.98M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD3.62M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rami's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP||4.08yrs||US$3.16m||0.030% $1.8m|
|Executive VP & Chief Product Officer||2yrs||US$5.46m||0.010% $599.2k|
|Executive VP & Chief Development Officer||2.58yrs||US$3.13m||0.027% $1.6m|
|VP, Corporate Controller & Chief Accounting Officer||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Technology Officer||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer & Senior VP||4.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||4.42yrs||US$3.78m||0.016% $972.5k|
|Chief Marketing Officer & Senior VP||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: JNP's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||23.42yrs||US$295.05k||0.046% $2.8m|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||23.42yrs||US$350.05k||0.72% $42.6m|
|Director||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Lead Independent Director||5yrs||US$340.05k||0.014% $835.2k|
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||US$290.05k||0.0050% $295.4k|
|Independent Director||5yrs||US$290.05k||0.011% $681.2k|
|Independent Director||5yrs||US$295.05k||0.011% $672.3k|
|Director||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||1yr||no data||0.00049% $29.1k|
Experienced Board: JNP's board of directors are considered experienced (5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: JNP insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Juniper Networks, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Juniper Networks, Inc.
- Ticker: JNP
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$6.591b
- Listing Market Cap: US$5.944b
- Shares outstanding: 330.53m
- Website: https://www.juniper.net
Number of Employees
- Juniper Networks, Inc.
- 1133 Innovation Way
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|JNPR||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jun 1999|
|JNP||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jun 1999|
|JNP||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jun 1999|
|0JPH||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jun 1999|
|JNPR-U||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Common Stock||IT||EUR||Jun 1999|
|J1NP34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH 1 REPR 1 SHS UNSPON||BR||BRL||Jan 2020|
Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops, and sells network products and services worldwide. The company offers routing products, such as ACX series universal access routers to deploy high-bandwidth services; MX series Ethernet routers that function as a universal edge platform; PTX series packet transport routers; cloud customer premises equipment; and NorthStar controllers. It also provides switching products, including EX series Ethernet switches to address the access, aggregation, and core layer switching requirements of micro branch, branch office, and campus environments; QFX series of core, spine, and top-of-rack data center switches; and mist access points, which provide wireless access and performance. In addition, the company offers security products comprising SRX series services gateways for the data center; Branch SRX family provides an integrated firewall and next-generation firewall; virtual firewall that delivers various features of physical firewalls; and advanced malware protection, a cloud-based service and Juniper ATP. Further, it offers Junos OS, a network operating system; Contrail networking and cloud platform, which provides an open-source and standards-based platform for SDN and NFV; Contrail Insights, an optimization and management software platform for public, private, and hybrid clouds; and Marvis Actions and AI-driven Virtual Network Assistant, which identifies the root cause of issues across the information technology, domains and automatically resolves issues. Additionally, the company provides technical support, maintenance, and professional services, as well as education and training programs. It sells its products through direct sales, distributors, value-added resellers, and original equipment manufacturer partners to end-users in the cloud, service provider, and enterprise markets. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/29 21:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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