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Netflix shares rallied Tuesday, but investors shouldn't be so quick to jump in CNBC's "Fast Money" pros say.
Stocks finished slightly lower across the board Tuesday after wavering in a narrow range for most of the session as investors remained cautious amid the ongoing "fiscal cliff" discussions in Washington.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Netflix shares skyrocketed on Tuesday after the streaming video service announced it scored an exclusive deal with Disney.
The deal between Netflix and Disney does not kick in until 2016, but Netflix's stock is on fire today. Porter Bibb, MediaTech Capital Partners; Jay Yarrow, Business Insider; and CNBC's Julia Boorstin, provide perspective.
Netflix has scored big movie rights with Disney. CNCB's Julia Boorstin reports the details.
Netflix will be the exclusive U.S. subscription TV service for Disney's first-run content, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
A change at the top of Microsoft, two companies that will go private, the two top NFL teams by year end and more predictions.
There's plenty of bearishness, but not many shares of Amazon short. Why? TheStreet.com reports.
More change in distribution, music, and publishing ahead.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Nintendo is releasing a cheaper, pared-down model of its Wii console called the Wii Mini just in time for the holiday season, but there's a catch. The gaming console will be available only in Canada, for now.
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Media conglomerate Time Warner continues to be one of those names on Wall Street that seem to always fly under the radar. Remarkably, this is despite the company's recent string of market-beating performances. TheStreet.com reports.
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With the proliferation of online distribution platforms like Netflix, Amazon and TV Everywhere, there’s never been a better time to be in the media business if you own your content, Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
Netflix’s move to thwart a takeover by adopting a “poison pill” defense is a “travesty in corporate governance,” billionaire investor Carl Icahn said Thursday on CNBC.
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