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Michael Pacter, analyst at Webush Securities, explains why he thinks it's "over" for Netflix.
Barry Rosenstein, founder of Jana Partners, is best known as an activist investor. The hedge fund manager made intriguing moves in the fourth quarter, buying more shares of Apple and making an outsized bet on Marathon Petroleum.
In the old days, you listened to music on your iPod while exercising. During an idle moment at the office you might use Google on your Microsoft Windows PC to search for the latest celebrity implosion.
In order to compete, tech companies are launching ‘coordinated’ gadgets that service multiple consumption habits, be it listening to music, watching movies, or making phone calls, the New York Times reports.
Hedge funds, coming off their second-worst year in two decades, are on the rebound this year, but they’re still trailing the broader market. Here are some of their top stock picks.
Rupert Murdoch may still be struggling with News Corp.’s newspaper division as the hacking scandal racks up quite a bill, but his movie and TV studio and cable divisions are making gains. The media giant reported better than expected quarterly results Wednesday and announced that it’s taking a $87 million charge “related to the costs of the ongoing investigations initiated upon the closure of "The News of the World."
A look at where Netflix is headed after flying high this year, with Jason Helfstein, Oppenheimer and Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities.
The "Mad Money" host gives investors the lowdown.
Breaking down Coinstar's earnings beat, and the headwinds facing the company as it prepares to enter the video streaming business with its acquisition of NCR, with Michael Pachter, Wedbush analyst.
Coinstar's earnings blew past Wall Street's expectations on Monday, sending the stock soaring in trading after the closing bell.
Netflix won’t feel the pressure from a new video-streaming venture from Verizon and Coinstar for a while, one analyst said.
Netflix is launching its first original series to grow its streaming business and shift its focus from DVD rentals, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Shares of Verizon and Coinstar are trading higher on news that they are teaming up to battle Netflix in video streaming, with Paul Davis, Coinstar CEO, and Bob Mudge, Verizon Consumer and Mass Business Markets president.
Verizon and Redbox are teaming up to take on Netflix, offering a service that lets customers rent DVDs as well as download and stream video. Which names are best positioned to win the streaming wars? John Blackledge, analyst at Credit Suisse, explains.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the story on Netflix's first foray into original programming.
Anxious investors not wanting to wait for Facebook’s public debut have been snapping up shares of companies that stand to benefit from the social-networking giant's mega-IPO.
Speculators have been flocking to sympathy plays on social media stocks, and the list is growing daily. Jon Najarian, OptionMonster.com, discusses the second derivative trade on Facebook's IPO.
Rishab Ghosh, Topsy Labs, discusses tracking negative and positive comments on Twitter & Facebook to find out ahead of time how a stock will perform.
Since the beginning of the year, buying the losers and selling the winners seems to have paid off.
Is the solar stock rally merited, in a sector where supply is still running ahead of demand, and profitability — even for the best-run manufacturing operations — could be slim to none in 2012?