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  1. Rogers and Netflix Partner on 4K Television

    October 8, 2015
    Turns out North America's biggest installment of ultra high-definition broadcasting -- otherwise known as 4K -- won't be ...
  2. Netflix's Price Hike Cheers Shareholders

    October 8, 2015
    Netflix has raised the price for its standard streaming service, and investors have rewarded it handsomely.
  3. The Hard Way We Pay For Convenience

    October 7, 2015
    Convenience is a luxury. However, any cost-conscious individual should be aware of these ridiculous ways we pay for convenience ...
  4. A Long Road to Full Diplomatic Relations with Cuba

    September 28, 2015
    Over the past 50 years, the U.S. and Cuba have remained at odds, only recently to restore diplomatic ties. What does this ...
  5. Digital Advertising Is The Future, But Why?

    September 28, 2015
    Digital advertising has outgrown the internet.
  6. Movie Vs. TV Industry: Which Is Most Profitable?

    September 16, 2015
    Which entertainment sector is more profitable: movies or TV? Let’s take a look. You might be surprised by the results.
  7. 3 Mutual Funds That Hold Netflix Stock

    September 16, 2015
    Discover three mutual funds that allocate the largest percentage of their assets to Netflix, and learn these funds' investment ...
  8. Netflix Entering 4 New International Markets

    September 9, 2015
    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) will continue its gradual expansion around the world. The streaming video leader plans to expand ...
  9. Netflix Balks at the Idea of Offline Viewing

    September 8, 2015
    Even though there seems to be heavy public demand for it, Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) won't be allowing its subscribers to view ...
  10. How The TV Industry Struggles To Stay Alive

    September 7, 2015
    Thanks to Netflix and Hulu, modes of distribution are in flux. What does that mean for the TV industry as we know it?
  11. Netflix Viewers Love the Original Content

    September 4, 2015
    Despite the overall weakness in the market, Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) shareholders have avoided much of the pain felt by many ...
  12. Netflix Stock Tumbling

    September 3, 2015
    Shares of Netflix, the popular video streaming service provider, plunged by roughly 13% in the week starting August 31, 2 ...
  13. Net Neutrality: Pros and Cons

    September 1, 2015
    The fight over net neutrality has become an amazing spectacle. But at its core, it's yet another skirmish in cable television's ...
  14. Netflix Ending Deal With Epix, Losing Big Movies

    August 31, 2015
    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) has ended its deal with the Epix cable channel which will now partner with Hulu. The end of the agreement ...
  15. Netflix Partnering With Softbank for Japan Launch

    August 28, 2015
    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) wants to expand its service around the world, and it has set its sights on Japan as the next country ...
  16. Rise of Netflix Making Nielsen Ratings Obsolete

    August 25, 2015
    Netflix is a major disrupter of traditional television programming production and distribution. The once all-powerful Nielsen ...
  17. Traditional Media Suffers, Cord Cutters Win

    August 24, 2015
    Last week, a majority of media stocks including Time Warner, Walt Disney, CBS Corp., Viacom, among others, took a hammering ...
  18. 10 Overlooked Growth Stocks to Consider

    August 21, 2015
    For investors with a long-term view, here are 10 overlooked growth stocks to consider.
  19. The 4 Technology Stocks You'll Wish You Bought in 2015

    August 20, 2015
    Find out which technology stocks you wish you had bought in January 2015, including such big names as, Netflix ...
  20. Netflix Moving Completely Into the Cloud

    August 19, 2015
    At one point, Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) maintained the huge server farms needed for its digital streaming video service. Over ...
  21. Invest in These 5 Industries When Oil Is Cheap

    August 18, 2015
    Airline and transportation companies benefit directly from cheap oil. But industries that benefit indirectly from cheap oil ...
  22. The Repercussions of Gravity Payments' $70K Minimum Wage

    August 18, 2015
    Gravity Payments announced in April 2015 that it would begin paying its employees a minimum salary of $70,000, but not everyone ...
  23. Is It too Late to Get into the Netflix Frenzy?

    August 14, 2015
    Explore the current state of Netflix and the question of whether its sharp rise in share price over a two-year period means ...
  24. YouTube Can Be A Real Threat for Netflix

    August 14, 2015
    Understand the similarities and differences between YouTube and Netflix. Learn about three key reasons why YouTube can become ...
  25. What If You'd Invested Right After Netflix's IPO?

    August 13, 2015
    Find out more about how much you would have made if you invested in Netflix Incorporated right after its initial public offering, ...
  26. Netflix, DreamWorks Partner on Mr. Peabody Show

    August 13, 2015
    The middling box office results of the DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA) film, Mr. Peabody and Sherman, has not stopped ...
  27. Netflix Will Soon Be Worth More Than Direct TV

    August 13, 2015
    Understand the similarities and differences between Netflix and DirectTV. Learn about four key reasons why Netflix will be ...
  28. 3 Companies You Never Thought Would Go Bankrupt

    August 12, 2015
    Understand more about company bankruptcy and why a company would file for bankruptcy. Learn about three companies that went ...
  29. Adobe Systems Latest to Boost Maternity Leave

    August 12, 2015
    In what appears to be a growing trend, Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE) has greatly lengthened maternity leave for its employees. ...
  30. Netflix Is Now Worth More Than CBS--Here's Why

    August 12, 2015
    In the battle between traditional broadcasters and on-demand content providers, former upstart Netflix is now worth more ...
  31. What's Next After Apple’s (AAPL) Big Drop?

    August 6, 2015
    What does the future hold for Apple following the recent drop of its stock?
  32. Netflix's Future Growth: Greater Than You Think?

    August 5, 2015
    The potential for Netflix could be considerably greater than you think.
  33. Making Sense of Netflix's Balance Sheet

    August 3, 2015
    Understand how to assess Netflix's performance based on the major components of its balance sheet.
  34. Outstanding Shares

    August 3, 2015
    A company's stock currently held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted ...
  35. Is there a difference between financial spread betting and arbitrage?

    July 30, 2015
    Find out more about financial spread betting, arbitrage and the differences between financial spread betting and the arbitrage ...
  36. Netflix's New Strategy: Penetrate Your Hotel Room

    July 28, 2015
    Will Netflix’s new venture—to offer its media content in hotels—pay dividends? Investopedia explores the business potential ...
  37. PayPal Vs. Venmo: Function versus Fun

    July 28, 2015
    PayPal and Venmo are both great services depending on what the customer wants.
  38. At Comic Con, Universal Aims for AMC, Warner

    July 24, 2015
    Universal Studios wants more than a banner year at the box office. At this year's Comic-Con International in San Diego, ...
  39. Netflix Poised to Capture More TV Viewing Time

    July 23, 2015
    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) has fundamentally changed how some people watch television, and that may eventually allow the company ...
  40. Companies That Went Bankrupt From Innovation Lag

    July 21, 2015
    Companies that don't keep up with market-changing innovations run the risk of going bankrupt. We look at some examples.
  41. DISH Sling TV Launches National Ad Campaign

    July 20, 2015
    DISH Networks (NASDAQ: DISH) Sling TV has the potential to be the service which finally gets people -- especially younger ...
  42. Netflix Supports Charter/Time Warner Cable Merger

    July 16, 2015
    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) was a vocal opponent of the failed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, but the streaming leader now ...
  43. Netflix Could Lose U.S. Share as OTT Market Grows

    July 15, 2015
    While the market for over-the-top video services will exceed $8 billion in the United States in 2018, driven by new players ...
  44. CBS Showtime Streaming App Joins Crowded Market

    July 13, 2015
    Every premium cable service has visions of being the next Netflix. That makes sense as the rewards of success could potentially ...
  45. How Movie Theater Companies Are Combatting Netflix

    July 8, 2015
    Understand why Netflix is a threat to major movie theater companies, and learn how movie theaters are fighting back against ...
  46. Local Tax Will Not Hurt Netflix Growth

    July 7, 2015
    While it seems like a blow at first glance, Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is unlikely to suffer from the 9% tax on its streaming ...
  47. Pros & Cons Of A Passive Buy And Hold Strategy

    July 7, 2015
    Forget market timing: we look at the pros and cons of the tried, tested, and true strategy of buying and holding stocks for ...
  48. Insights On Creative Destruction and Technology

    July 7, 2015
    Creative Destruction has a way of phasing out old technologies and inviting the new when applied to business models and economics.
  49. How To Analyze Netflix's Income Statements

    July 6, 2015
    Learn how to read Netflix's income statement, calculate net income and interpret EPS to evaluate the company's current financial ...
  50. The Rise of Netflix

    June 30, 2015
    Video streaming giant Netflix has certainly come a long way since starting as a mail-order movie rental service in 1997. ...
  51. Is a Bond Market Selloff Coming?

    June 29, 2015
    A big investment management company is concerned about bond market conditions and allocating more capital to cash. Should ...
  52. Netflix's Billion-Dollar Content Licensing Budget

    June 25, 2015
    Understand how Netflix selects the TV shows and movies it streams to its subscribers, and learn how it finances those licensing ...
  53. Should Netflix Consider Commercials And Ads?

    June 12, 2015
    Understand why Netflix does not currently support commercials or ads on its streaming site, and learn how it could benefit ...
  54. Netflix's Next Target: Prime-Time TV

    June 10, 2015
    Learn the main reasons Netflix needs to go head-to-head with cable companies by offering live TV.
  55. Google's Take On The Net Neutrality Controversy

    June 2, 2015
    Learn more about the public policy issue of net neutrality and specifically discover what the stance of Google is on this ...
  56. How The Video Game Industry Works

    May 30, 2015
    Traditionally, the video game industry was limited to consoles, such as Microsoft’s (MSFT) Xbox and Sony’s (SNE) PlayStation, ...
  57. How are HBO, Amazon and Google working to overtake Netflix?

    May 22, 2015
    Learn who Netflix's primary competitors are, why these competitors just may beat Netflix with its own tactics and what Netflix ...
  58. How Apps Are Changing The World

    May 18, 2015
    Apps have allowed people to replace several pieces of tech with a single smartphone or tablet and have made the data from ...
  59. Who Are Netflix's Main Competitors?

    May 12, 2015
    Netflix has many competitors, but is that really what current and potential shareholders should be worried about?
  60. Investing: How to Make Fast Money in Your 20s

    May 8, 2015
    In your 20s and want to maximize returns on your investments? Here's how. But be careful.
  61. Why Netflix Content Is Different In Other Countries

    May 5, 2015
    In each country, Netflix offers different shows and movies, and your account will not work when moving between countries. ...
  62. Young Investors: Should You Care About Dividends?

    May 5, 2015
    If you're a young investor, you may want to consider a non-traditional approach to investing.
  63. The Netflix P/E Ratio: What You Need To Know

    April 29, 2015
    We show you how to compute and analyze the P/E ratio for Netflix.
  64. How Big Data Has Changed Healthcare

    April 28, 2015
    Like many other industries, healthcare has adapted to data analytics not only for its financial returns but also improving ...
  65. How To Outperform Warren Buffett Using Market Simulators

    April 28, 2015
    That moment when you realize you just booked $108 million dollars in less than an hour: it puts butterflies in your stomach.
  66. How Big Data Has Changed Marketing

    April 27, 2015
    Big data has enabled marketers to enhance their customer engagement and customer retention strategies by providing insight ...
  67. HBO Now And The Future Of Cable TV

    April 21, 2015
    HBO's new streaming service, HBO Now, is one of several recent developments in the realm of television that threatens the ...
  68. Why These May Be the Top 4 Growth Stocks of 2015

    April 17, 2015
    These four stocks have high upside potential in 2015.
  69. Top 10 Biggest Mobile Apps Of 2015

    April 10, 2015
    The biggest mobile apps include games and social networking services.
  70. The Biggest Threats to Netflix

    April 8, 2015
    A look at the biggest threats to Netflix and whether it can maintain its current growth rate.
  71. What You Should Know About Net Neutrality

    March 30, 2015
    On February 26, 2015 the FCC voted that the internet is a public utility and will be held to the standards of net neutrality. ...
  72. Industries That Will Disappear Soon

    March 20, 2015
    As new technologies are introduced, new industries and jobs are created. However, which older industries and their profits ...
  73. Expert: The Apple-HBO Partnership Could Be The Start Of Something ...

    March 5, 2015
    Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: launch partner for HBO Now, the online-only streaming video service from HBO. The deal sounds pretty ...
  74. Advertising From TV To Internet: An Industry History

    February 25, 2015
    Changes in television consumption habits have forced advertising to target audiences through new means, namely Internet advertising. ...
  75. Netflix Threatened By New Video Streaming Technology

    February 23, 2015
    Netflix has overcome competition and a changing technological landscape, but investors should be concerned with new competitive ...
  76. Top Consumer Discretionary Stocks to Watch

    February 11, 2015
    Consumer discretionary stocks have been among the top performers since 2010, and there are still good trading opportunities.
  77. App-pocalypse! 20 Industries Disrupted By New Tech

    February 6, 2015
    Mainstream economic thought says that while those displaced by technology will see their industries destroyed, the industries ...
  78. How Will Robinhood Stay Afloat with $0 Trades?

    February 5, 2015
    The online brokerage space just got more crowded with the launch of the Robinhood app for iOS. Robinhood aims to spur millennial ...
  79. The Economic Fundamentals Of The Sharing Economy

    January 22, 2015
    The sharing economy is reshaping how businesses and consumers interact with each other by lowering costs and increasing operational ...
  80. How Apple Could Have Bought Netflix, Tesla And Twitter (And Still ...

    January 9, 2015
  81. Are Hulu And Netflix A Credible Threat To Cable?

    December 23, 2014
    The ease and accessibility of online-video and streaming services is posing a threat to the cable industry's standard model ...
  82. The Pros And Cons Of Hulu, Netflix, And Amazon Instant Video

    December 17, 2014
    A full comparison of Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Instant Video.
  83. Will Spotify Save The Music Industry?

    December 3, 2014
    Illegal music downloads have had a serious economic impact on the recording industry. Spotify, the largest streaming service, ...
  84. Who are Amazon's (AMZN) main competitors?

    December 3, 2014
    Learn about companies such as Google, Alibaba Group, Walmart and Target that Amazon competes with in each of its different ...
  85. Dow, S&P 500 Little Changed Despite Upward 3Q GDP Revision

    November 25, 2014
  86. Dow, S&P 500 Little Changed Despite Upwards 3Q GDP Revision

    November 25, 2014
  87. Why WWE Network Subscriptions Might Not Be A Big Deal

    October 29, 2014
  88. The Economics of Hulu, Netflix, Redbox and Blockbuster

    September 24, 2014
    These on-demand entertainment giants have already changed the way we consume entertainment. Who is poised to win this race ...
  89. Do You Have The Courage And Conviction To Achieve Stock Market ...

    August 20, 2014
    Time and time again, the academics and practitioners pretty much prove that value investing works better than just about ...
  90. #PreMarket Primer: Tuesday, July 1: Poroshenko To End The Ceasefire ...

    July 1, 2014
    Despite growing pressure from the West and at home to extend the one week ceasefire, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko ...
  91. Is Amazon Prime Still The Best Deal In Tech?

    April 23, 2014
    If you asked that question a week ago, when Seattle-based, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMZN) raised its annual fee for Amazon ...
  92. Markets Falling? Get Your Defense Ready

    April 14, 2014
    The stock market is getting whacked. The question now for many investors is, what to do about it. The first thing to ...
  93. Top Trending Tickers On StockTwits For March 25

    March 25, 2014
    Here's a look at the top tickers trending on Himax Technologies: Downgraded at Bank of America Analysts ...
  94. Netflix: Should You Buy Or Hold Or Sell?

    February 5, 2014
    Ultimately, an investor has to trust the decisions and strategies of the company’s management. History is on the side of ...
  95. The Technical Outook For Top Stock Gainers

    January 29, 2014
    The top gainers on January 28 may have sparked buying interest, but they each have a different technical outlook, and not ...
  96. Will These 3 Laggard Stocks Outperform In 2014?

    January 14, 2014
    The best performing stocks in the S&P 500 in the past year have been Netflix, Micron Technology, Best Buy, Delta Airlines ...
  97. How To Be The Perfect Copycat Investor

    January 14, 2014
    The long-term success of legendary investor Warren Buffett has attracted a host of copycats over the years, and that could ...
  98. How Will Last Year's Top Turnaround Stocks Perform in 2014?

    January 2, 2014
    These four stocks had incredible turnarounds in 2013; here's how they setup for 2014.
  99. How We Made 20.5% In 3 Months With Carl Icahn

    December 12, 2013
    Legendary investor Carl Icahn recently added a "sizable position" of Apple to his $16 billion holding company -- Icahn Enterprises.Since ...
  100. How Much Exposure to Technology Stocks Should You Have?

    November 12, 2013
    How Much of a Technology-Stocks Exposure Should You Have in your portfolio? Every investor is totally different, in many ...
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