Against that backdrop, Juniper Networks
What speaks in Juniper's favor is the company's focus on truly large, enterprise-class networking systems. While Cisco Systems
Of course, Mr. Market doesn't see it my way: Juniper's stock swooned to the tune of 2.6% in aftermarket trading, based not on actual results but on a too-timid third-quarter forecast. Guidance is for suckers anyhow.
If you like Juniper, this could be a great spot to start a position. If not, you could look back to industry leader Cisco, or to Brocade Communications Systems
What's your favorite networking stock and why? Come on down and share your thoughts in the comments below.
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