Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops, and sells network products and services worldwide. More Details
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: JNPR is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: JNPR's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: JNPR underperformed the US Communications industry which returned 25.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: JNPR underperformed the US Market which returned 52.4% over the past year.
Long-Term 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
2 days ago | Simply Wall StWhy Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) Could Be Worth Watching
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThe Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) Share Price Has Gained 17% And Shareholders Are Hoping For More
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Returns On Capital At Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) Don't Inspire Confidence
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: JNPR ($26.31) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($52.04)
Significantly Below Fair Value: JNPR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: JNPR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (42x) compared to the US Communications industry average (37.6x).
PE vs Market: JNPR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (42x) compared to the US market (20.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: JNPR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: JNPR is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the US Communications industry average (2.7x).
How is Juniper Networks forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: JNPR's forecast earnings growth (18.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: JNPR's earnings (18.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (16% per year).
High Growth Earnings: JNPR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: JNPR's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: JNPR's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: JNPR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.7%).
How has Juniper Networks performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: JNPR has a large one-off loss of $195.7M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: JNPR's current net profit margins (4.6%) are lower than last year (7.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: JNPR's earnings have declined by 16.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: JNPR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: JNPR had negative earnings growth (-38.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Communications industry average (-4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: JNPR's Return on Equity (4.7%) is considered low.
How is Juniper Networks's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: JNPR's short term assets ($2.6B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: JNPR's short term assets ($2.6B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: JNPR's debt to equity ratio (37%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: JNPR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 46% to 37% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: JNPR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.7%).
Interest Coverage: JNPR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.8x coverage).
What is Juniper Networks's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: JNPR's dividend (3.04%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: JNPR's dividend (3.04%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.42%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, JNPR has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: JNPR's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (127.7%), JNPR's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: JNPR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (46.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rami Rahim (49 yo)
Mr. Rami Rahim has been the Chief Executive Officer of Juniper Networks, Inc. since November 2014. Mr. Rahim served as an Executive Vice President and General Manager of Platform Systems Division at Junipe...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rami's total compensation ($USD11.42M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.49M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rami's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: JNPR's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: JNPR's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: JNPR 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: JNPR
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$8.551b
- Shares outstanding: 327.74m
- Website: https://www.juniper.net
Number of Employees
- Juniper Networks, Inc.
- 1133 Innovation Way
- United States
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 servic...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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