Juniper Networks - JNPR Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $34.55
  • Forecasted Upside: -0.22%
  • Number of Analysts: 12
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 10 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for JNPR

Analyst Price Target is $34.55
▼ -0.22% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Juniper Networks in the last 3 months. The average price target is $34.55, with a high forecast of $41.00 and a low forecast of $28.00. The average price target represents a -0.22% upside from the last price of $34.62.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 12 investment analysts is to hold stock in Juniper Networks. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/26/2024BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$40.00 ➝ $41.00Low
4/26/2024Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/11/2024KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Sector WeightLow
1/11/2024Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$40.00Low
1/11/2024Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Hold$35.00 ➝ $40.00Low
1/10/2024BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
1/10/2024Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy ➝ HoldLow
1/10/2024Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$31.00 ➝ $40.00Low
10/27/2023UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$34.00 ➝ $28.00Low
10/27/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$28.00 ➝ $27.00Low
10/27/2023Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$33.00Low
10/9/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$32.00 ➝ $29.00Low
7/28/2023Raymond JamesLower Target$37.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/28/2023Piper SandlerLower TargetNeutral$32.00 ➝ $28.00Low
7/28/2023Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy$41.00 ➝ $33.00Low
7/28/2023CitigroupLower TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/28/2023BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$40.00 ➝ $38.00Low
7/24/2023Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Outperform$38.00 ➝ $37.00Low
7/20/2023BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.00Low
6/29/2023CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$38.00Low
3/30/2023Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$34.00 ➝ $38.00Low
3/6/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
2/21/2023Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$39.00Low
2/1/2023Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $39.00Low
2/1/2023Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral$33.00 ➝ $34.00Low
2/1/2023BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$34.00 ➝ $40.00Low
2/1/2023CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $35.00Low
1/18/2023KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$36.00 ➝ $40.00Low
1/17/2023Piper SandlerBoost Target$31.00 ➝ $32.00Low
12/20/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$39.00 ➝ $42.00Low
12/13/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$25.00 ➝ $29.00Low
10/26/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $35.00Low
10/26/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetUnderperform$27.00 ➝ $29.00Low
10/26/2022Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral$32.00 ➝ $33.00Low
10/26/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$37.00 ➝ $38.00Low
10/26/2022Piper SandlerBoost TargetNeutral$29.00 ➝ $31.00Low
10/21/2022Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-Buy$36.00 ➝ $37.00Low
10/18/2022Piper SandlerUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$27.00 ➝ $29.00N/A
10/11/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$26.00 ➝ $25.00Low
7/27/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOutperform$32.00Low
7/27/2022CowenLower TargetOutperform$29.00Low
7/27/2022UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$34.00 ➝ $31.00Low
7/27/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetUnderperform$28.00 ➝ $27.00Low
7/27/2022Rosenblatt SecuritiesLower TargetNeutral$33.00 ➝ $32.00Low
7/27/2022CitigroupLower TargetNeutral$36.00 ➝ $30.00Low
7/27/2022KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$46.00 ➝ $36.00Low
7/20/2022Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Underperform$40.00 ➝ $32.00Low
7/14/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$37.00 ➝ $36.00Low
7/13/2022Piper SandlerDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$34.00 ➝ $27.00N/A
7/12/2022Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$33.00Low
6/28/2022Evercore ISILower TargetIn-Line$35.00 ➝ $33.00Low
4/27/2022Piper SandlerLower Target$36.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
4/12/2022CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
2/14/2022Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$41.00Low
1/28/2022BarclaysBoost Target$32.00 ➝ $38.00High
1/28/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$25.00 ➝ $26.00High
1/28/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$30.00 ➝ $38.00High
1/28/2022CitigroupBoost Target$19.00 ➝ $25.00High
1/20/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Target$33.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
1/18/2022KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$46.00Medium
1/11/2022Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Buy$22.00 ➝ $40.00High
12/15/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$20.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
12/7/2021Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$28.00 ➝ $42.00Low
11/18/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $38.00Medium
8/19/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetPositive ➝ Equal Weight$25.00 ➝ $30.00High
7/28/2021Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00Low
7/28/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$29.00 ➝ $30.00High
7/28/2021MKM PartnersUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$26.00 ➝ $33.00High
7/14/2021Wolfe ResearchUpgradePeer Perform ➝ Outperform$26.00 ➝ $34.00Low
4/28/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetUnderperform$22.00 ➝ $23.00High
4/28/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$28.00 ➝ $30.00High
4/28/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $29.00High
2/16/2021Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$28.00Low
1/29/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$26.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/29/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/25/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral$25.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
1/14/2021BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$24.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
12/11/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$25.00Medium
10/28/2020Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $26.00High
10/26/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$25.00High
9/11/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$27.00 ➝ $28.00Low
7/29/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$27.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
7/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetUnderperform$17.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
7/29/2020BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
7/24/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer Perform$25.00Low
7/24/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral$25.00 ➝ $26.50Medium
7/20/2020Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$27.00Low
7/15/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell$17.00Low
5/23/2020CSFBReiterated RatingSell$17.00N/A
5/22/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell$17.00N/A
4/29/2020CSFBLower TargetUnderperform$18.00 ➝ $17.00High
4/29/2020Nomura InstinetBoost TargetBuy$24.00 ➝ $28.00High
4/29/2020NomuraBoost Target$24.00 ➝ $27.00High
4/29/2020Piper SandlerBoost TargetNeutral$23.00 ➝ $24.00High
4/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetUnderperform$18.00 ➝ $17.00High
4/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$18.00 ➝ $20.00High
4/29/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$26.00 ➝ $27.00High
4/29/2020MKM PartnersLower TargetNeutral$27.50 ➝ $26.00High
4/29/2020OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$24.00 ➝ $26.00High
4/29/2020Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Buy$24.00 ➝ $27.00High
4/29/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$23.00 ➝ $28.00High
4/19/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$27.00High
4/17/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$21.00 ➝ $23.00Low
4/13/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
4/9/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetUnderperform$19.00 ➝ $18.00Medium
3/31/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $25.00High
3/23/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower TargetBuy$26.00 ➝ $20.00Low
3/19/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$20.00 ➝ $18.00Medium
3/18/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$23.00High
3/18/2020Needham & Company LLCLower TargetAverage ➝ Buy$29.00 ➝ $24.00High
3/12/2020OppenheimerLower Target$29.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
2/16/2020Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$26.00Medium
2/10/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuyLow
1/29/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$25.00Medium
1/28/2020UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$26.50 ➝ $25.00Low
1/28/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/28/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$32.00 ➝ $30.00High
1/27/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$24.00High
1/24/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSell$20.00High
1/24/2020Needham & Company LLCUpgradeBuy$29.00Low
1/10/2020Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$29.00Medium
10/25/2019OppenheimerSet TargetBuy$29.00N/A
10/25/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupSet TargetSell$21.00N/A
10/25/2019Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$29.00High
10/22/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $27.00Low
10/18/2019Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$29.00Low
10/15/2019Rosenblatt SecuritiesSet TargetHold$25.00N/A
9/23/2019Needham & Company LLCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$29.00Medium
9/11/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageInline$26.00Low
9/6/2019Raymond JamesSet TargetBuy$29.00Low
8/7/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$27.00Low
7/26/2019Raymond JamesSet TargetBuy$30.00N/A
7/8/2019CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$28.00 ➝ $24.00Low
6/12/2019Rosenblatt SecuritiesUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$24.00 ➝ $27.00Low
(Data available from 5/24/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

1.05 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Juniper Networks logo
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; wide-area network SDN controllers; and session smart routers. 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 juniper access points, which provide Wi-Fi 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 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, which provides an open-source and standards-based platform for SDN; Mist AI-driven Wired, Wireless, and WAN assurance solutions to set and measure key metrics; Mist AI-driven Marvis Virtual Network Assistant, which identifies the root cause of issues; Juniper Paragon Automation, a modular portfolio of cloud-native software applications; and Juniper Apstra to automate the network lifecycle in a single system. Additionally, the company provides software-as-a-service, 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 manufacturers to end-users in the cloud, service provider, and enterprise markets. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $34.62
Low: $34.52
High: $34.63

50 Day Range

MA: $35.86
Low: $34.44
High: $37.28

52 Week Range

Now: $34.62
Low: $24.87
High: $38.04


732,877 shs

Average Volume

4,327,384 shs

Market Capitalization

$11.25 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Juniper Networks?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Juniper Networks in the last year: Barclays PLC, BNP Paribas, Citigroup Inc., Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Morgan Stanley, Needham & Company LLC, Piper Sandler, Raymond James, Rosenblatt Securities,, and UBS Group AG.
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What is the current price target for Juniper Networks?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Juniper Networks in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $34.55, suggesting a possible downside of 0.1%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting JNPR will reach $41.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $28.00 for Juniper Networks in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks currently has 10 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in JNPR, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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What other companies compete with Juniper Networks?

Other companies that are similar to Juniper Networks include F5, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HP, Woodward and Bruker. Learn More about companies similar to Juniper Networks.

How do I contact Juniper Networks' investor relations team?

Juniper Networks' physical mailing address is 1133 INNOVATION WAY, SUNNYVALE CA, 94089. The network equipment provider's listed phone number is (408) 745-2000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Juniper Networks is Learn More about contacing Juniper Networks investor relations.