Juniper Networks(JNPR) is having a Dividend Yield of 1.43% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.4. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.1. Juniper Networks has a 5 year average dividend yield of 0.71% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.4. Juniper Networks(JNPR) formally announced its most recent dividend on January 27, 2017 with a Dividend per share of $0.1. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $0.4. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 1.43%. Juniper Networks(JNPR) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.25 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.14. Companys change in pay out ratio when compared to the last 5 years average pay out ratio has been 0.11.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) rose 0.46% or 0.13 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $27.95 the stock was seen hitting $28.2 as a peak level and $27.86 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $28.09. The daily volume was measured at 3,302,246 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $29.21 and the 52-week low is $21.175. The company has a market cap of $10,683 million. Shares of Juniper Networks, Inc. rose by 2.52% in the last five trading days and 2.74% for the last 4 weeks. Juniper Networks, Inc. is up 8.03% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -0.6%.
Currently the company Insiders own 3.4% of Juniper Networks, Inc. shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 85.69% of Juniper Networks, Inc. shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -26.37%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 13, 2017, Pradeep Sindhu (EVP CTO and Chief Scientist) sold 76,900 shares at 27.61 per share price.On Feb 13, 2017, William Stensrud (director) sold 20,000 shares at 27.60 per share price.On Feb 13, 2017, Jonathan Davidson (EVP Juniper Dev & Innovation) sold 26,308 shares at 28.00 per share price.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Juniper Networks was Downgraded by Bernstein to Mkt Perform on Jan 9, 2017. Juniper Networks was Upgraded by Nomura to Buy on Dec 8, 2016. Juniper Networks was Upgraded by Credit Suisse to Outperform on Dec 7, 2016.
Juniper Networks Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 26, 2017. The company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.63. The company had revenue of $1385.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1357.76 million. The companys revenue was up 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.63 EPS.
Juniper Networks Inc. is a provider of Internet infrastructure solutions that enable Internet service providers and other telecommunications service providers to meet the demands resulting from the rapid growth of the Internet. The company delivers next generation Internet backbone routers that are specifically designed, or purpose-built, for service provider networks and offer our customers increased reliability, performance, scalability, interoperability and flexibility, and reduced complexity and cost compared to current alternatives.