JNPR:NYE-Juniper Networks, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Communication Equipment | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 22.21

Change

+0.17 (+0.77)%

Market Cap

USD 7.27B

Volume

1.24M

Average Target Price

USD 25.50 (+14.81%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

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.

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Communication Equipment)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -9.83% 21% F 32% F
Dividend Return 2.44% 75% C 56% F
Total Return -7.39% 21% F 32% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -11.37% 21% F 28% F
Dividend Return 2.39% 63% D 50% F
Total Return -8.98% 21% F 27% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -26.63% 38% F 21% F
Dividend Return 6.14% 50% F 17% F
Total Return -20.48% 50% F 18% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain -0.82% N/A N/A 36% F
Dividend Return 1.28% N/A N/A 39% F
Total Return 0.46% N/A N/A 33% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 13.45% N/A N/A 58% F
Risk Adjusted Return 3.38% N/A N/A 31% F
Market Capitalization 7.27B 71% C- 80% B-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Communication Equipment)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 18.68 70% C- 46% F
Price/Book Ratio 1.61 42% F 48% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 13.74 57% F 29% F
EV/EBITDA 10.69 58% F 59% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 8.59% 92% A- 62% D-
Return on Invested Capital 5.62% 79% C+ 50% F
Return on Assets 3.33% 79% C+ 67% D+
Debt to Equity Ratio 36.52% 33% F 69% D+
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 5.92 29% F 14% F
Short Percent 8.67% 38% F 38% F
Beta 0.89 50% F 63% D
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Superior Dividend Growth

This stock has shown top quartile dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector