NYSE:JNPR - Juniper Networks Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $36.57
  • Forecasted Upside: 26.68 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for JNPR

Analyst Price Target is $36.57
▲ +26.68% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Juniper Networks in the last 3 months. The average price target is $36.57, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a 26.68% upside from the last price of $28.87.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 11 investment analysts is to buy stock in Juniper Networks. This rating has held steady since January 2022, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/27/2022Piper SandlerLower Price Target$36.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
4/12/2022CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
2/14/2022Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$41.00Low
1/28/2022BarclaysBoost Price Target$32.00 ➝ $38.00High
1/28/2022Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$25.00 ➝ $26.00High
1/28/2022Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$30.00 ➝ $38.00High
1/28/2022CitigroupBoost Price Target$19.00 ➝ $25.00High
1/20/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price 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 Price TargetUnderweight$20.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
12/7/2021Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$28.00 ➝ $42.00Low
11/18/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $38.00Medium
8/19/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Equal Weight$25.00 ➝ $30.00High
7/28/2021Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00Low
7/28/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price 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 Price TargetUnderperform$22.00 ➝ $23.00High
4/28/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 ➝ $30.00High
4/28/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $29.00High
2/16/2021Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$28.00Low
1/29/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$26.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/29/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/25/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price 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 Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $26.00High
10/26/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$25.00High
9/11/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$27.00 ➝ $28.00Low
7/29/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$27.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
7/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperform$17.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
7/29/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
7/24/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer Perform$25.00Low
7/24/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price 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 Price TargetUnderperform$18.00 ➝ $17.00High
4/29/2020Nomura InstinetBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 ➝ $28.00High
4/29/2020NomuraBoost Price Target$24.00 ➝ $27.00High
4/29/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$23.00 ➝ $24.00High
4/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetUnderperform$18.00 ➝ $17.00High
4/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$18.00 ➝ $20.00High
4/29/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$26.00 ➝ $27.00High
4/29/2020MKM PartnersLower Price TargetNeutral$27.50 ➝ $26.00High
4/29/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$24.00 ➝ $26.00High
4/29/2020Needham & Company LLCBoost Price 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 Price TargetNeutral$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
4/9/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetUnderperform$19.00 ➝ $18.00Medium
3/31/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $25.00High
3/23/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$26.00 ➝ $20.00Low
3/19/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$20.00 ➝ $18.00Medium
3/18/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$23.00High
3/18/2020Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetAverage ➝ Buy$29.00 ➝ $24.00High
3/12/2020OppenheimerLower Price 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 Price TargetNeutral$26.50 ➝ $25.00Low
1/28/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/28/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price 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 Price TargetBuy$29.00N/A
10/25/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price 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 Price TargetHold$25.00N/A
9/23/2019Needham & Company LLCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$29.00Medium
9/11/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageInline$26.00Low
9/6/2019Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$29.00Low
8/7/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$27.00Low
7/26/2019Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$30.00N/A
7/8/2019CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$28.00 ➝ $24.00Low
6/12/2019Rosenblatt SecuritiesUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$24.00 ➝ $27.00Low
3/5/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$27.00Low
1/30/2019Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
1/30/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$26.00High
1/30/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweight$26.00 ➝ $24.00High
1/30/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Underperform$33.00 ➝ $25.00High
1/16/2019Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetSell$21.00Low
12/20/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell$21.00High
12/11/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformMedium
11/14/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetSell$21.00Low
11/12/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$29.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
11/11/2018OppenheimerSet Price TargetBuy$33.00High
10/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform ➝ In-Line$29.00Low
10/24/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$29.00High
10/23/2018OppenheimerSet Price TargetBuy$33.00High
10/23/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$27.00Medium
10/14/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$24.00Medium
10/11/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHoldHigh
9/26/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.00Low
9/19/2018Nomura SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$28.00 ➝ $34.00Low
9/18/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingSellLow
8/7/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyMedium
7/30/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$25.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
7/28/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$24.00Low
7/27/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$27.00 ➝ $28.00High
7/27/2018BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$30.00 ➝ $27.00Low
7/25/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetSell$21.00Low
7/18/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetSell$21.00Low
7/11/2018OTR GlobalUpgradeNeutralLow
6/27/2018Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $28.00Low
6/15/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ SellLow
6/15/2018UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellLow
5/17/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetSell$21.00 ➝ $21.00Low
5/9/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$21.00Low
5/8/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$28.00Low
5/3/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageUnderweight ➝ Underweight$24.00Low
5/2/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$29.00 ➝ $30.00High
5/2/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$28.00High
5/2/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$20.00 ➝ $23.00High
4/30/2018MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralLow
4/18/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$26.00 ➝ $21.00High
2/27/2018Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
2/11/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$29.00Medium
2/7/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$26.00Low
1/31/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$25.00 ➝ $23.00High
1/31/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$26.00High
1/31/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$28.00 ➝ $27.00High
1/31/2018Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$26.00 ➝ $25.00High
1/31/2018Loop CapitalLower Price TargetNeutral$26.00High
1/29/2018Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$30.00Low
1/26/2018MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetNeutral$31.00Low
1/23/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$26.00Low
1/22/2018CIBCUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
1/22/2018OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$33.00Low
1/22/2018UBS GroupUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
1/17/2018BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$28.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
1/10/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$27.00Low
1/5/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingSell$20.00High
12/14/2017Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$28.00Medium
12/7/2017Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$31.00Low
11/30/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$26.00Low
11/14/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Market Perform$25.00N/A
10/27/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$28.00N/A
10/25/2017William BlairReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/25/2017CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 ➝ $25.00N/A
10/25/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $28.00N/A
10/25/2017Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $28.00N/A
10/25/2017Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral$27.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
10/25/2017UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
10/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$31.00 ➝ $29.00N/A
10/25/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$28.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
10/18/2017Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$31.00 ➝ $30.00N/A
10/13/2017OTR GlobalDowngradePositiveN/A
10/12/2017MKM PartnersLower Price TargetNeutralN/A
10/12/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$28.00N/A
10/12/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform$35.00N/A
10/12/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/12/2017Nomura SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$33.00 ➝ $27.00N/A
10/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$34.00 ➝ $31.00N/A
10/12/2017UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $28.00N/A
10/12/2017Nomura InstinetDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralN/A
10/11/2017Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$35.00 ➝ $31.00N/A
10/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$30.25Low
9/12/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldLow
9/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$30.00Medium
8/23/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$34.00Low
8/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$30.00Low
7/27/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuy$35.00Low
7/26/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$28.00 ➝ $30.00Low
7/26/2017Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetHold$30.00High
7/21/2017Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$34.00Low
7/20/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$37.00Low
7/10/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$31.00 ➝ $34.00High
7/4/2017Nomura InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$33.00Low
6/5/2017KeyCorpInitiated CoverageHold$31.00Low
6/5/2017Pacific CrestInitiated CoverageSector Weight ➝ Sector Weight$30.03 ➝ $31.00Low
(Data available from 5/22/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.17 (Hold)

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: $28.87
Low: $27.98
High: $29.13

50 Day Range

MA: $33.97
Low: $28.80
High: $37.69

52 Week Range

Now: $28.87
Low: $26.12
High: $38.14


5,261,252 shs

Average Volume

5,054,418 shs

Market Capitalization

$9.33 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: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Loop Capital, MKM Partners, Morgan Stanley, Needham & Company LLC, Piper Sandler, Raymond James, StockNews.com, TheStreet, Wells Fargo & Company, Wolfe Research, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Juniper Networks?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Juniper Networks in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $36.57, suggesting a possible upside of 26.7%.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Juniper Networks?

Juniper Networks currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe JNPR will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Juniper Networks.
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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 www.juniper.net. Learn More about contacing Juniper Networks investor relations.