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Juniper Networks GF Value Rank

: 6 (As of Today)
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Juniper Networks has the GF Value Rank of 6.

The GF Value Rank is determined by the price-to-GF-Value (P/GF Value) ratio, a proprietary metric calculated based on historical multiples along with an adjustment factor based on a company's past returns and growth and future estimates of the business' performance.

GuruFocus found that for valuation, we cannot simply give stocks a better GF Value rank simply because they have a lower P/GF Value ratio. Backtesting shows that over the long term, the two worst-performing groups are the most expensive group (with the highest P/GF Value ratio) and the least expensive group (with the lowest P/GF Value ratio).

We can understand why the most expensive group underperforms. We were initially puzzled by the underperformance of the least expensive group, but we realized there is a reason why some stocks are super cheap. If they look too undervalued, it is often because the businesses behind them are poor quality. The market realized this and gave them low valuations. In a way, the market is efficient.

After multiple backtesting analyses, we granted the stocks in third-cheapest percentile the highest GF Value rank, as they have performed the best over a full market cycle. Stock performance is actually not as sensitive to valuation as it is to growth and profitability. On average, the companies in the 20%-50% valuation groups have similar performances. Therefore, we should avoid the most expensive and the least expensive stocks. We can be more tolerant of valuation.

Please click GF Score to see more details on the GF Score's 5 Key Aspects of Analysis.


Competitive Comparison

For the Communication Equipment subindustry, Juniper Networks's GF Value Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and GF Value Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Juniper Networks GF Value Rank Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Juniper Networks's GF Value Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Juniper Networks's GF Value Rank falls into.



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Juniper Networks Business Description

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Address
1133 Innovation Way, Sunnyvale, CA, USA, 94089
Juniper Networks Inc develops and sells switching, routing, security, related software products, and services for the networking industry. The company operates as one segment and its primary selling verticals are communication service providers, cloud, and enterprise. The California-based company was incorporated in 1996, employs over 3025 individuals, and sells worldwide, with over half of its sales from the Americas region.
Executives
Fernandez Steven director 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Jewell Marcus officer: EVP Chief Revenue Officer 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Mobassaly Robert officer: SVP General Counsel 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Austin Thomas A officer: Vice President & 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Haugen Janet Brutschea director UNISYS CORPORATION 801 LAKEVIEW DRIVE, SUITE 100 BLUE BELL PA 19422
Gorjanc Christine Marie director 4500 GREAT AMERICA PARKWAY SANTA CLARA CA 95054
Delsanto Anne director 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Allard Pierre-paul officer: EVP Chief Customer Officer 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Leelanivas Manoj officer: EVP Chief Product Officer 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Koley Bikash officer: EVP CTO 1133 INNOVATION DRIVE SUNNYVALE CA 94116
Athreya Anand officer: Chief Development Officer 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Miller Kenneth Bradley officer: EVP & CFO 1133 INNOVATION WAY SUNNYVALE CA 94086
Martin Brian officer: SVP General Counsel Secty 160 RIO ROBLES SAN JOSE CA 95134
Merchant Rahul N director C/O EMULEX CORPORATION 3333 SUSAN STREET COSTA MESA CA 92626
Dolce James A Jr director C/O JUNIPER NETWORKS 140 CASPIAN COURT SUNNYVALE CA 94089

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