NASDAQ:NFLX - Netflix Stock Price, News & Analysis

$298.57
+0.76 (+0.26 %)
(As of 08/22/2019 03:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$293.15
Now: $298.57
$300.33
50-Day Range
$291.75
MA: $332.55
$381.76
52-Week Range
$231.23
Now: $298.57
$386.80
Volume3.94 million shs
Average Volume7.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$130.72 billion
P/E Ratio111.41
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.23
Netflix, Inc provides Internet entertainment services. The company operates in three segments: Domestic streaming, International streaming, and Domestic DVD. It offers TV series, documentaries, and feature films across various genres and languages. The company provides members the ability to receive streaming content through a host of Internet-connected screens, including TVs, digital video players, television set-top boxes, and mobile devices. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Video tape rental
Sub-IndustryInternet Retail
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NFLX
CUSIP64110L10
Phone408-540-3700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.79 billion
Cash Flow$19.6041 per share
Book Value$13.94 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.21 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees7,300
Market Cap$130.72 billion
Next Earnings Date10/15/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Netflix's stock symbol?

Netflix trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NFLX."

When did Netflix's stock split? How did Netflix's stock split work?

Shares of Netflix split on Wednesday, July 15th 2015. The 7-1 split was announced on Tuesday, June 23rd 2015. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, July 14th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Netflix stock prior to the split would have 700 shares after the split.

How were Netflix's earnings last quarter?

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 17th. The Internet television network reported $0.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.04. The Internet television network earned $4.92 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.93 billion. Netflix had a return on equity of 20.88% and a net margin of 6.53%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 26.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.85 earnings per share. View Netflix's Earnings History.

When is Netflix's next earnings date?

Netflix is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Netflix.

What guidance has Netflix issued on next quarter's earnings?

Netflix issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 17th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.04. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.24 billion.

What price target have analysts set for NFLX?

39 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Netflix's stock. Their predictions range from $120.00 to $515.00. On average, they expect Netflix's share price to reach $392.3784 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Netflix.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Netflix?

39 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Netflix in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings, 27 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Netflix.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Netflix stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Netflix stock:
  • 1. Pivotal Research analysts commented, "We also remind investors that traditional media companies remain hampered in their ability to compete against NFLX given their current high monetization of the existing PayTV model (read: they are loath to create a product that drives consumers from traditional PayTV), not to mention media investor focus on short term margins. As NFLX gains scale, we expect further material price increases, while also still substantial increases in subscriber totals and eventually a rapid expansion in NFLX profitability, which we see reaching an ultimate ~35% EBITDA margin by ‘25 as investment in expanding content slows materially + new market launch/marketing costs dissipate + NFLX realizes scale efficiencies, all of which drive our ~$40 in EPS by ’25." (7/17/2019)
  • 2. Rosenblatt Securities analysts commented, "We increase our price target to $370 driven by a higher implied target multiple and slightly higher international estimates. Pivoting to churn reduction content strategy as domestic scale reached and content competition intensifies. The primary driver of gross adds to SVOD services is first run, high quality original series. NFLX has been successful in this category, most recently by reporting 41M HH watching Stranger Things season 3 in the first five days of launch. However, binge watching drives the need to create even more content. In order to fill the time between original series NFLX has increasingly focused on individual originals like comedy specials, documentaries and movies." (7/10/2019)
  • 3. Stifel Nicolaus analysts commented, "We outline our thoughts ahead of the quarter below. Key Points 1Q expectations: We forecast +1.61mm domestic paid net streaming subscriber additions in 1Q versus consensus of +1.60mm and the company’s forecast of +1.60mm. For international streaming, we estimate +7.35mm versus consensus of +7.32mm and guidance for +7.30mm. 1Q results follow 4Q’s impressive paid net add performance as the company added nearly +9mm paid net subscribers, above guidance by over +1mm (and above our pre-4Q guide expectations by approximately +4mm paid net adds). Our revenue growth estimate for 1Q is +21% y/y, in line with guidance of +21% y/y. The 1Q revenue deceleration is impacted by an approximate 600bp FX headwind (~$200mm), which should improve through the year based on current spot rates (the company faced a $183mm FX headwind in 4Q). We expect operating margins of 9.0% in 1Q, versus guidance of 8.9%." (4/8/2019)

Has Netflix been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about NFLX stock has been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Netflix earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the Internet television network a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Netflix.

Are investors shorting Netflix?

Netflix saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 22,034,400 shares, an increase of 20.1% from the June 30th total of 18,353,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,800,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.2 days. Approximately 5.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Netflix's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Netflix's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Netflix own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Netflix investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Tesla (TSLA), Micron Technology (MU), Alphabet (GOOG), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Visa (v) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Netflix's key executives?

Netflix's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Wilmot Reed Hastings Jr., Co-Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Theodore A. Sarandos, Chief Content Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Gregory K. Peters, Chief Product Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Spencer Adam Neumann, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Spencer Wang, VP of Fin. & Investor Relations

Who are Netflix's major shareholders?

Netflix's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.47%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.60%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.87%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.77%), Invesco Ltd. (1.66%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.14%). Company insiders that own Netflix stock include A George Battle, Ann Mather, Anne M Sweeney, Bradford L Smith, David A Hyman, David B Wells, Gregory K Peters, Jay C Hoag, Jonathan Friedland, Kelly Bennett, Leslie J Kilgore, Reed Hastings, Richard N Barton, Theodore A Sarandos and Timothy M Haley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Netflix.

Which major investors are selling Netflix stock?

NFLX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., Morgan Stanley, Jennison Associates LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Whale Rock Capital Management LLC, Soma Equity Partners LP, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. and Ellis Investment Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Netflix company stock in the last year include Ann Mather, Anne M Sweeney, David B Wells, Kelly Bennett, Reed Hastings, Richard N Barton and Timothy M Haley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Netflix.

Which major investors are buying Netflix stock?

NFLX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, OZ Management LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Suvretta Capital Management LLC and Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD. View Insider Buying and Selling for Netflix.

How do I buy shares of Netflix?

Shares of NFLX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Netflix's stock price today?

One share of NFLX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $297.75.

How big of a company is Netflix?

Netflix has a market capitalization of $130.36 billion and generates $15.79 billion in revenue each year. The Internet television network earns $1.21 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.68 on an earnings per share basis. Netflix employs 7,300 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Netflix.

What is Netflix's official website?

The official website for Netflix is http://www.netflix.com/.

How can I contact Netflix?

Netflix's mailing address is 100 WINCHESTER CIRCLE, LOS GATOS CA, 95032. The Internet television network can be reached via phone at 408-540-3700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Netflix (NASDAQ NFLX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  2,352 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  2,415 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  4,767
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Netflix and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NFLX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NFLX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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