Is Netflix Too Risky?
The problems facing Netflix today could challenge the monetization of streaming in the future. Will cable companies such as Comcast that are also trying to attract streaming customers throttle bandwith? How will Netflix collect money from Latin America and other countries in the future? Can it afford to keep making deals like the Disney one it made recently? Motley Fool analyst Jim Mueller answers these questions and more in the following short video.
The precipitous drop in Netflix shares since the summer of 2011 has caused many shareholders to lose hope. While the company's first-mover status is often viewed as a competitive advantage, the opportunities in streaming media have brought some new, deep-pocketed rivals looking for their piece of a growing pie. Can Netflix fend off this burgeoning competition, and will its international growth aspirations really pay off? These are must-know issues for investors, which is why we've released a brand-new premium report on Netflix. Inside, you'll learn about the key opportunities and risks facing the company, as well as reasons to buy or sell the stock. We're also offering a full year of updates as key news hits, so make sure to click here and claim a copy today.
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