|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||28.90 x 100|
|Day's Range||28.29 - 28.55|
|52 Week Range||23.87 - 30.96|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.00|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.40 (1.41%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Networking giant Juniper has reported a mixed set of results this year, with revenue declines across key product segments including routing and network security, while the company is also facing declining margins for product divisions.
Categories: Yahoo FinanceGet free summary analysis Juniper Networks, Inc. reports financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2017. We analyze the earnings along side the following peers of Juniper Networks, Inc. – Cisco Systems, Inc., F5 Networks, Inc., ADTRAN, Inc., LM Ericsson Telefon AB Sponsored ADR Class B, Palo Alto Networks, Inc., Fortinet, Inc., ZTE Corporation ... Read more (Read more...)
From the no-comment by Juniper and the denial by Nokia, there appear to be no active merger talks between the two companies right now.
Nokia (NOK) recently broke with its culture of not commenting on market rumors to state that it isn't discussing the acquisition of Juniper Networks (JNPR).
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Of the 25 analysts covering Juniper Networks (JNPR), four have recommended a “buy,” two have recommended a “sell,” and 19 have recommended a “hold.”
In September 2017, Juniper Networks (JNPR) announced that it would acquire software security company Cyphort for an undisclosed sum.
Juniper Networks has shared what it expects will be the top trends for the technology industry for 2018, and names like Amazon and Facebook figure promimently.
Categories: Yahoo FinanceGet free summary analysis Our analysis is based on comparing Juniper Networks, Inc. with the following peers – Cisco Systems, Inc., F5 Networks, Inc., ADTRAN, Inc., LM Ericsson Telefon AB Sponsored ADR Class B, Palo Alto Networks, Inc., Fortinet, Inc., ZTE Corporation Unsponsored ADR Class H, HP Inc., International Business Machines Corporation and Ciena Corporation ... Read more (Read more...)
Juniper Networks' Cloud segment's revenues fell to $345 million in 3Q17, a decrease of 4% YoY and 9% quarter-over-quarter.
Juniper Networks (JNPR) stock has risen 13% since announcing its 3Q17 results on October 24. JNPR reported net income of $211.1 million in 3Q17, down from $220.5 million in 2Q17.
Investors in Sunnyvale-based Juniper Networks went on a wild ride yesterday, seeing their shares spike as much as 34 percent in after-hours trading on rumors Nokia was thinking about buying the company. The rumor stemmed from a report after the closing bell Wednesday by CNBC, citing unnamed sources who said Nokia wanted to buy Juniper in a deal valued at around $16 billion. In recent years, Nokia has invested heavily in its networking infrastructure business, following the sale of its mobile phone business to Microsoft in 2014.
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Juniper Networks (JNPR) tumbled to the bottom of the S&P 500 today after reports that Nokia was interested in purchasing the company were rebutted by Nokia itself. Juniper Networks dropped 5.9% to$27.76, while the S&P 500 rose 0.8% to 2647.58. Raymond James analyst Simon Leopold and team explain what happened: After the market close, CNBC reported on speculation that Nokia would acquire Juniper Networks, but within hours, Nokia, which usually does not respond to such speculation, said, “Ehei”, which is Finnish for “Nope.” The CNBC report suggested Nokia would offer $16 billion, or about $42 per share, more than 40% above today’s close.
Shares in Juniper Networks fell early Thursday after Finland's Nokia denied it's in talks to buy the maker of computer networking gear.
UPDATE: Since this story was published, Nokia has released a statement saying it is not in talks to buy Juniper. Shares of Juniper Networks Inc. soared Wednesday after a report that it is in talks to be acquired by Finnish infotech giant Nokia Corp. The Sunnyvale company's stock rose almost 20 percent in after-hours trading after CNBC reported that the sale to Nokia would value Juniper at around $16 billion.
Nokia notes that it doesn’t typically comment on rumors such as this, but felt that it need to because of how specific the rumors are. The reports of a potential deal between Nokia and Juniper Networks, Inc. came from CNBC. Nokia’s statement regarding the news will likely put an end to discussions about a takeover offer for Juniper Networks, Inc. Companies normally don’t comment on market matters like this, which is the route that Juniper Networks, Inc. took when it was asked about the possible takeover.
Nokia has denied a report that it's in talks to buy Juniper. If a deal was to happen, it would grow Nokia's cloud exposure and spell tougher competition for Cisco and Ericsson.