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Netflix Competitors

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$495.10
Now: $497.98
$506.32
50-Day Range
$490.70
MA: $513.01
$540.73
52-Week Range
$290.25
Now: $497.98
$575.37
Volume5.90 million shs
Average Volume3.28 million shs
Market Capitalization$220.01 billion
P/E Ratio80.32
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.92

Competitors

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Vs. DIS, NKE, CMCSA, CHTR, SNE, and ATVI

Should you be buying NFLX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "consumer discretionary" are considered alternatives and competitors to Netflix, including The Walt Disney (DIS), NIKE (NKE), Comcast (CMCSA), Charter Communications (CHTR), Sony (SNE), and Activision Blizzard (ATVI).

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and The Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Netflix and The Walt Disney's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Netflix$20.16 billion10.91$1.87 billion$4.13120.58
The Walt Disney$65.39 billion4.75$-2,864,000,000.00$2.0284.87

Netflix has higher earnings, but lower revenue than The Walt Disney. The Walt Disney is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Netflix, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Netflix has a beta of 0.92, indicating that its share price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Walt Disney has a beta of 1.2, indicating that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

79.7% of Netflix shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.8% of The Walt Disney shares are held by institutional investors. 3.4% of Netflix shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of The Walt Disney shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Netflix and The Walt Disney's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Netflix11.78%31.48%7.75%
The Walt Disney-4.38%4.05%1.83%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Netflix and The Walt Disney, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Netflix5102302.47
The Walt Disney172302.71

Netflix currently has a consensus price target of $545.2778, indicating a potential upside of 9.50%. The Walt Disney has a consensus price target of $162.9310, indicating a potential downside of 4.96%. Given Netflix's higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Netflix is more favorable than The Walt Disney.

Summary

Netflix beats The Walt Disney on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

NIKE (NYSE:NKE) and Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares NIKE and Netflix's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NIKE$37.40 billion5.91$2.54 billion$1.8576.06
Netflix$20.16 billion10.91$1.87 billion$4.13120.58

NIKE has higher revenue and earnings than Netflix. NIKE is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Netflix, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares NIKE and Netflix's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NIKE7.39%34.89%10.26%
Netflix11.78%31.48%7.75%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

64.2% of NIKE shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.7% of Netflix shares are held by institutional investors. 3.8% of NIKE shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of Netflix shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for NIKE and Netflix, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NIKE132802.84
Netflix5102302.47

NIKE currently has a consensus target price of $154.2424, suggesting a potential upside of 9.61%. Netflix has a consensus target price of $545.2778, suggesting a potential upside of 9.50%. Given NIKE's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe NIKE is more favorable than Netflix.

Risk & Volatility

NIKE has a beta of 0.83, suggesting that its share price is 17% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Netflix has a beta of 0.92, suggesting that its share price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

NIKE beats Netflix on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Netflix and Comcast's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Netflix11.78%31.48%7.75%
Comcast9.90%15.45%4.94%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Netflix and Comcast, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Netflix5102302.47
Comcast091312.65

Netflix currently has a consensus target price of $545.2778, suggesting a potential upside of 9.50%. Comcast has a consensus target price of $50.9091, suggesting a potential upside of 4.56%. Given Netflix's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Netflix is more favorable than Comcast.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Netflix and Comcast's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Netflix$20.16 billion10.91$1.87 billion$4.13120.58
Comcast$108.94 billion2.04$13.06 billion$3.1315.56

Comcast has higher revenue and earnings than Netflix. Comcast is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Netflix, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Netflix has a beta of 0.92, indicating that its stock price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Comcast has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its stock price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

79.7% of Netflix shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.6% of Comcast shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.4% of Netflix shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.4% of Comcast shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Netflix beats Comcast on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) and Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

Charter Communications has a beta of 1, indicating that its stock price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.Comparatively, Netflix has a beta of 0.92, indicating that its stock price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Charter Communications and Netflix's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Charter Communications$45.76 billion2.75$1.67 billion$7.5483.41
Netflix$20.16 billion10.91$1.87 billion$4.13120.58

Netflix has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Charter Communications. Charter Communications is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Netflix, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

70.1% of Charter Communications shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.7% of Netflix shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.2% of Charter Communications shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of Netflix shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Charter Communications and Netflix, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Charter Communications051912.84
Netflix5102302.47

Charter Communications currently has a consensus price target of $655.44, suggesting a potential upside of 4.22%. Netflix has a consensus price target of $545.2778, suggesting a potential upside of 9.50%. Given Netflix's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Netflix is more favorable than Charter Communications.

Profitability

This table compares Charter Communications and Netflix's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Charter Communications5.70%7.50%1.87%
Netflix11.78%31.48%7.75%

Summary

Netflix beats Charter Communications on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sony (NYSE:SNE) and Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, profitability and valuation.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

7.7% of Sony shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.7% of Netflix shares are owned by institutional investors. 7.0% of Sony shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of Netflix shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Sony and Netflix, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sony02212.80
Netflix5102302.47

Sony currently has a consensus target price of $100.00, indicating a potential downside of 2.01%. Netflix has a consensus target price of $545.2778, indicating a potential upside of 9.50%. Given Netflix's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Netflix is more favorable than Sony.

Profitability

This table compares Sony and Netflix's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sony8.00%13.78%2.91%
Netflix11.78%31.48%7.75%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Sony and Netflix's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sony$75.99 billion1.64$5.36 billion$4.2424.07
Netflix$20.16 billion10.91$1.87 billion$4.13120.58

Sony has higher revenue and earnings than Netflix. Sony is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Netflix, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Sony has a beta of 1.02, suggesting that its share price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Netflix has a beta of 0.92, suggesting that its share price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Netflix beats Sony on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Netflix and Activision Blizzard's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Netflix11.78%31.48%7.75%
Activision Blizzard28.90%19.07%12.65%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Netflix and Activision Blizzard, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Netflix5102302.47
Activision Blizzard042402.86

Netflix currently has a consensus target price of $545.2778, indicating a potential upside of 9.50%. Activision Blizzard has a consensus target price of $92.2857, indicating a potential upside of 1.76%. Given Netflix's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Netflix is more favorable than Activision Blizzard.

Risk & Volatility

Netflix has a beta of 0.92, indicating that its stock price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Activision Blizzard has a beta of 0.71, indicating that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

79.7% of Netflix shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.8% of Activision Blizzard shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.4% of Netflix shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Activision Blizzard shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Netflix and Activision Blizzard's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Netflix$20.16 billion10.91$1.87 billion$4.13120.58
Activision Blizzard$6.49 billion10.80$1.50 billion$2.0843.60

Netflix has higher revenue and earnings than Activision Blizzard. Activision Blizzard is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Netflix, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Netflix beats Activision Blizzard on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Netflix Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
The Walt Disney logo
DIS
The Walt Disney
1.6$171.44-1.2%$318.86 billion$65.39 billion-107.82Analyst Report
Insider Selling
NIKE logo
NKE
NIKE
2.0$140.72-0.4%$224.55 billion$37.40 billion80.41
Comcast logo
CMCSA
Comcast
2.8$48.69-1.8%$222.77 billion$108.94 billion21.83Analyst Report
Charter Communications logo
CHTR
Charter Communications
2.0$628.91-0.9%$125.71 billion$45.76 billion49.64Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Sony logo
SNE
Sony
1.7$102.05-1.3%$124.52 billion$75.99 billion20.83Analyst Revision
Activision Blizzard logo
ATVI
Activision Blizzard
2.1$90.69-0.8%$70.09 billion$6.49 billion31.71Analyst Report
Roku logo
ROKU
Roku
1.2$408.30-2.5%$51.83 billion$1.13 billion-355.04Analyst Report
Peloton Interactive logo
PTON
Peloton Interactive
1.8$157.81-4.7%$46.16 billion$1.83 billion-111.13Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Lululemon Athletica logo
LULU
Lululemon Athletica
1.9$344.50-0.9%$45.90 billion$3.98 billion80.87Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Las Vegas Sands logo
LVS
Las Vegas Sands
1.3$53.44-4.2%$42.24 billion$13.74 billion-53.98High Trading Volume
Marriott International logo
MAR
Marriott International
1.2$126.80-1.7%$41.03 billion$20.97 billion239.25Analyst Revision
Electronic Arts logo
EA
Electronic Arts
2.1$139.00-0.0%$39.52 billion$5.54 billion30.96Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
TAL Education Group logo
TAL
TAL Education Group
1.5$65.60-0.8%$37.19 billion$3.27 billion6,566.57Upcoming Earnings
Stock Split
V.F. logo
VFC
V.F.
2.6$83.91-1.8%$32.73 billion$10.49 billion-645.46
Hilton Worldwide logo
HLT
Hilton Worldwide
1.8$108.41-3.4%$31.04 billion$9.45 billion-93.46Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
New Oriental Education & Technology Group logo
EDU
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
1.5$172.81-1.9%$29.76 billion$3.58 billion72.92Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
VIAC
ViacomCBS
2.5$45.30-1.5%$27.96 billion$27.81 billion22.10Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Liberty Broadband logo
LBRDK
Liberty Broadband
1.4$150.60-1.0%$26.32 billion$14.86 million122.44
Liberty Broadband logo
LBRDA
Liberty Broadband
1.4$149.29-1.2%$26.06 billion$14.86 million121.37
Sirius XM logo
SIRI
Sirius XM
1.8$5.80-0.5%$24.65 billion$7.79 billion26.36
Take-Two Interactive Software logo
TTWO
Take-Two Interactive Software
1.6$196.28-0.4%$22.58 billion$3.09 billion50.33Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Rogers Communications logo
RCI
Rogers Communications
2.6$47.60-0.2%$19.27 billion$11.36 billion19.27Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Discovery logo
DISCB
Discovery
0.6$37.60-1.2%$18.42 billion$11.14 billion18.25Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
TCOM
Trip.com Group
1.3$33.13-0.4%$18.32 billion$5.13 billion-45.38Increase in Short Interest
Discovery logo
DISCA
Discovery
1.7$36.76-1.3%$18.01 billion$11.14 billion17.84Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
FOX logo
FOXA
FOX
2.0$31.49-0.7%$17.84 billion$12.30 billion11.93Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
FOX logo
FOX
FOX
1.1$30.39-0.2%$17.45 billion$12.30 billion11.51High Trading Volume
CBS.A
CBS
0.9$45.85-0.8%$17.18 billion$14.51 billion8.81
DISH Network logo
DISH
DISH Network
1.6$33.12-1.2%$17.03 billion$12.81 billion13.46Heavy News Reporting
Royal Caribbean Group logo
RCL
Royal Caribbean Group
1.1$72.92-4.0%$16.36 billion$10.95 billion-7.89Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Caesars Entertainment logo
CZR
Caesars Entertainment
1.4$80.00-2.3%$15.94 billion$2.53 billion-8.20Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Live Nation Entertainment logo
LYV
Live Nation Entertainment
1.3$71.57-2.5%$15.92 billion$11.55 billion-10.31Analyst Downgrade
Discovery logo
DISCK
Discovery
1.1$32.35-0.5%$15.59 billion$11.14 billion15.70Unusual Options Activity
Penn National Gaming logo
PENN
Penn National Gaming
1.3$99.11-7.4%$15.39 billion$5.30 billion-13.45Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Heavy News Reporting
LBTYB
Liberty Global
0.4$24.79-3.9%$15.01 billion$11.54 billion-7.56
Carnival Co. & logo
CCL
Carnival Co. &
1.1$20.79-0.6%$14.98 billion$20.83 billion-2.02Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
MGM Resorts International logo
MGM
MGM Resorts International
1.7$29.80-1.6%$14.84 billion$12.90 billion10.64Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Liberty Global logo
LBTYA
Liberty Global
1.2$24.77-0.6%$14.65 billion$11.54 billion-7.55Unusual Options Activity
Pool logo
POOL
Pool
1.8$359.40-2.0%$14.43 billion$3.20 billion51.27Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Liberty Global logo
LBTYK
Liberty Global
1.2$24.45-0.3%$14.39 billion$11.54 billion-7.45
iQIYI logo
IQ
iQIYI
1.3$19.76-0.5%$14.17 billion$4.12 billion-12.59Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
Hasbro logo
HAS
Hasbro
2.2$97.20-2.1%$13.60 billion$4.72 billion33.99
Huazhu Group logo
HTHT
Huazhu Group
1.5$45.53-0.6%$13.52 billion$1.61 billion-40.29Decrease in Short Interest
Whirlpool logo
WHR
Whirlpool
2.6$194.54-0.9%$12.17 billion$20.42 billion14.91Heavy News Reporting
InterContinental Hotels Group logo
IHG
InterContinental Hotels Group
1.3$65.64-1.1%$12.05 billion$2.08 billion21.81
Cable One logo
CABO
Cable One
1.5$1,985.75-0.2%$11.95 billion$1.17 billion46.22Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
Wynn Resorts logo
WYNN
Wynn Resorts
1.4$106.23-2.6%$11.46 billion$6.61 billion-10.17Heavy News Reporting
Vail Resorts logo
MTN
Vail Resorts
1.1$278.50-3.8%$11.45 billion$1.96 billion244.30
News logo
NWSA
News
1.6$18.70-0.1%$10.80 billion$9.01 billion-10.94
Mohawk Industries logo
MHK
Mohawk Industries
2.0$148.97-2.0%$10.66 billion$9.97 billion20.10Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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