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Could Netflix have the same kind of growth potential as Amazon? Michael Burns, Lionsgate vice chairman, discusses how major entertainment companies are positioning themselves for accelerated streaming content growth.
NEW YORK, Oct 1- Investor Whitney Tilson has changed his mind and touted video rental company Netflix. After double digit losses in 2011 caused in part by being wrong-footed on Netflix, Tilson's T2 had a strong first quarter. Now Netflix has grabbed his attention largely for what he said should be strong global growth. "
Stocks snapped a four-day rally Monday, pulling back from Fed-fueled multi-year highs, amid fresh geopolitical worries and following a drop in oil prices.
Enticing consumers to buy the new Nintendo Wii U game console for their living rooms comes down to unique content and an innovated user experience, Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America President and COO, told CNBC’s "Closing Bell" on Friday.
Heading into 2013, one analyst is moderately bullish on Netflix. TheStreet.com reports.
Two Accenture execs write that established firms saddled with legacy systems are in danger of being outmaneuvered by emerging challengers. Armed with new and better technology, infrastructure and organizations, these companies are better positioned to meet ever-more demanding business needs. But it does not have to be this way, they caution.
Consumers are facing a ‘cloud runaround,’ reports a contributor from TheStreet.com. It’s the big technology debate of our time, and the winners stand to profit, she says.
Facebook's 26 percent slide from its initial offering price may have investors who got in on the ground floor feeling resentful, but some fund managers are eager to see shares dip even further.
On the heels of 'The Avengers' massive performance and the successful launch of Cars Land at its California theme park, Disney is expected to report stronger results across its segments on Tuesday after the bell.
Several companies that were supposed to be the foundation of a new Internet era plummeted this week as analysts and investors downgraded their dreams. There were instant echoes of the crash of 2000, when the money stopped flowing, the dot-coms crumbled and Silicon Valley devolved into recriminations and lawsuits. NYT reports.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's morning movers:
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Corporate earnings reports will compete for attention with whatever Europe throws at markets Tuesday.
You know all about the stocks Wall Street loves. But which stocks do the pros absolutely hate?
“With a pretty surprising downturn in Europe, June was definitely a leg down for a lot of companies," one pro said. And the GDP report could be a "whack across the forehead."
With the bar set so low, technology companies had an easier time beating earnings expectations this week. But the focus now starts to shift toward the consumer.
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The S&P 500 financials and energy sectors have led the rally since June 4, up over 10 percent, respectively, while technology has posted the smallest gains, up about 4 percent.
Several factors have fundamentally disrupted the economic and power dynamic of the traditionally studio dominated entertainment industry.
What Amazon hasn't changed is the need for a reasonable return from investment capital. There is simply no point in investing in stock if a risk adjusted return doesn't exist, TheStreet.com reports.