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Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN)
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Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.8 years of data (i.e. since Oct 09, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

Stock Exchange

Ciena Corporation trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the sector.

Current Status of Ciena Corporation

It is currently trading at $60.99 ($60.95 the previous day).


The next reporting date is in 38 days (2020 09 16).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $0.82 per share ($971.9M). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.3382.

Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $20495569 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 20.6% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 18.1. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year43.61272395833320.8+ Above Average
2 year36.10012048192853.2+ Above Average
3 year23.5694537815130.1- Below Average
4 year23.54548780487816.1- Below Average
5 year20.2729545454550.3- Below Average
Ciena Corporation is projected by analysts to get to $62.00 within the next 12 months (1.7%), but preticted targets range from as high as $73.00 (19.7%) and as low as $50(-18%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -48.8%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means

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With an average increase of 20.6% year over year, if Ciena Corporation is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 28.4 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 29.72.

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Thu, 06 Aug 2020 21:50:09 In the latest trading session, Ciena (CIEN) closed at $60.95, marking a +1.72% move from the previous day.... Read Full Article

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Ciena (CIEN) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 21:45:09 Ciena (CIEN) closed the most recent trading day at $59.11, moving -0.57% from the previous trading session.... Read Full Article

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Ciena Breaks Out

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 14:58:33 Ciena breaks out of a consolidation with a buy point a little above 57. Tried to break out on July 6, faltered, found support at 50-day and moved higher. Earnings growth/estimates strong. Revenue gains small. Growing Huawei bans/curbs good news ...... Read Full Article

Ciena (CIEN) to Power Sparkand's New Optical Transport Network

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Can Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) Continue To Grow Its Returns On Capital?

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Sparkle Illuminates Its U.S.-Chile Submarine Cable with Ciena’s WaveLogic 5

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 13:00:00 Sparkle and Ciena announce the upgrade of Sparkleand's 10,476km next-generation fibers on the Curie submarine cable powered by WaveLogic 5 Extreme.... Read Full Article

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Ciena Supports Vodafone NZ to Offer Premium Digital Services

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:08:03 Cienaand's (CIEN) cutting-edge 800G coherent optics enables Vodafone New Zealand to provide citizens with access to the worldand's finest digital services.... Read Full Article