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Whether it's in theaters, at home, or on mobile devices Hollywood's scripted and highly-produced content is still #1.
Bundles aren't going away anytime soon, since they’re the core of the pay TV business. Re/code reports.
Verizon said Friday that it would let customers pick groups of channels that interest them, a plan that is separate from the traditional bundle that has been offered to customers for years. More and more people, fed up with large cable bundles with dozens of channels they don't watch and hate to pay for, are signing up for cheaper streaming services like Netflix.
Verizon is rolling out a new pay TV plan that allows consumers to choose every month bundles of channels they want to see.
Smith & Wesson is up almost 60 percent so far this year, but one strategist thinks it could be doomed thanks to 3-D printing.
NEW YORK, April 16- Wall Street equities finished modestly lower on Thursday as investors worried about coming corporate results, while European stocks fell nearly 1 percent under the weight of Greece's worsening financial predicament. Wall Street was down most of Thursday despite another flurry of better-than-expected profit reports, including Netflix...
Major stock indexes ended on Thursday just slightly below where they began despite better-than-expected profit reports. Netflix soared after reporting huge subscriber gains last quarter and online marketplace Etsy nearly doubled on its first day of trading. The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 6.84 points, less than 0.1 percent, to 18,105.77.
April 16- Netflix Inc has been a stock market darling over the past few years and strong first-quarter subscriber additions sent its shares to another record high on Thursday. "I think if Netflix shares are valued based on its fundamentals, the share price is not warranted," Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter said. Netflix's shares jumped as much as 20 percent to...
*Netflix and Philip Morris rally after results. *Etsy, Virtu shares surge in IPOs. Weighing on the S&P 500 were Apple and General Electric, which is expected to report its first-quarter results on Friday before the start of trading.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Philip Morris International Inc., up $6.83 to $84.96. Unilever PLC, up $1.66 to $45.06.
Netflix soared 18 percent after announcing a surge in subscribers in the latest quarter. Citigroup rose 2 percent after reporting stronger earnings as its legal costs fell. The price of U.S. crude oil rose 32 cents to close at $56.71 a barrel in New York.
U.S. stocks closed mildly lower as stocks struggled to hold gains from higher oil prices, amid investor focus on earnings.
*Netflix and Philip Morris rally after results. April 16- U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday afternoon as soaring Wall Street debuts by online retailer Etsy and trading firm Virtu offset lingering worries about upcoming corporate earnings reports. "Between Etsy, Virtu and Netflix, that's helping prop the market up, keeping people excited," said Mike Binger, a...
NEW YORK, April 16- European stocks declined nearly 1 percent on Thursday, pressured by Greece's worsening financial predicament, and euro zone government borrowing costs hit new lows. U.S. stocks edged higher on another flurry of better-than-expected profit reports, including ones from Netflix and Goldman Sachs. The widening rift between Greece and its...
Identive Inc. rose 38.5 percent to $12.40. Travelzoo Inc. rose 32.0 percent to $13.57. Netflix Inc. rose 18.2 percent to $562.05.
*Netflix rallies after results, SanDisk lower. *Etsy shares almost double in IPO. While shares of Netflix surged following blockbuster results, limiting losses on the S&P 500 and Nasdaq, shares of SanDisk slumped following a weak revenue outlook that added to concerns about the pace of top-line improvement.
Netflix has gotten permission to expand internationally from the markets as its stock climbs, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets said.