Despite today's activity, pessimism is not something that has been common place for options players when it comes to JNPR.
Elsewhere, JNPR garners 10 "buys," 13 "holds," and one "sell" rating.
As the table above illustrates, yesterday's put volume in the JNPR options pit came in 2.
Turning our attention to Wall Street, it is clear that the vast majority of the analysts following JNPR maintain the same pessimistic view of the stock that is currently being exhibited in the options market.
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Options players remain rather complacent toward JNPR
, with the stock's SOIR of 0.
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When asked if JNPR
has increased its inventory levels, Randi Feigin pointed out that JNPR
buys all of its components, including those from PMCS and Applied Micro Circuits, from Solectron Corporation and Celestica, Inc.
Options activity ahead of the announcement was accordingly heavy for JNPR
acquired Peribit Networks for $337 mil and Red Line Networks for $132 mil.
projected earnings of 17 cents on revenue between $470 million and $475 million.