Juniper Networks, Inc. ( JNPR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 22, 2015. Shareholders who purchased JNPR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that JNPR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $30.43, the dividend yield is 1.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JNPR was $30.43, representing a -6.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.39 and a 44.7% increase over the 52 week low of $21.03.
JNPR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Cisco Systems, Inc. ( CSCO ) and F5 Networks, Inc. ( FFIV ). JNPR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.71. Zacks Investment Research reports JNPR's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 76.89%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to JNPR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JNPR as a top-10 holding:
- iShares North American Tech-Multimedia Networking ETF ( IGN )
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking ( PXQ )
- PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF ( HACK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGN with an increase of 0.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of JNPR at 8.36%.