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Business Standard India
DreamWorks sale leaves Katzenberg at crossroadsthought DreamWorks Animation was worth. ("Comcast Overpays," read the headline
DreamWorks sale leaves Katzenberg at crossroads
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
thought DreamWorks Animation was worth. ("Comcast Overpays," read the headline of a blog post written by Rich Greenfield, a BTIG Research analyst.) DreamWorks Animation shareholders will receive $41 a share in cash. "I think we can take their... Read more
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Daily Herald
Alere says it rejected Abbott's request to end acquisitioninvestigation constitutes a breach of the merger agreement, according to a note
Alere says it rejected Abbott's request to end acquisition
Daily Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
investigation constitutes a breach of the merger agreement, according to a note to investors from Dane Leone, an analyst at BTIG, Thursday, relating comments from Alere Chief Financial Officer Jim Hinrichs. Abbott affirmed its commitment to the... Read more
23h
Manila Bulletin
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 bnscarce as new online video distributors compete aggressively for content that c
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 bn
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 hours ago
scarce as new online video distributors compete aggressively for content that can stand out.” But Richard Greenfield at BTIG Research said the deal was overvalued and shows “a lack of financial discipline that should concern investors” of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
FCC Chief Wheeler angers the cable industry he once representedRocky Balboa, it would be getting pummeled by its former trainer. Or so sugges
FCC Chief Wheeler angers the cable industry he once represented
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Rocky Balboa, it would be getting pummeled by its former trainer. Or so suggests Rich Greenfield, a telecom analyst with BTIG in New York. He tweeted a clip showing a sweat-spraying punch slamming Rocky, standing in for an industry taking a... Read more
1d
TheStreet.com
analysts on wall st. are too old for paypalabout PayPal, given the increased entry of large competitors in the digital pay
analysts on wall st. are too old for paypal
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
about PayPal, given the increased entry of large competitors in the digital payments sector. An analyst note released by BTIG LLC ahead of the 1Q16 earnings release called PayPal a "very much 'show me' story." However, PayPal surprised investors... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Wall Street Pummels Apple After Weak Q2 Earnings Reportend." Long-Term Concerns Goldman Sachs' Simona Jankowski and Oppenheimer's An
Wall Street Pummels Apple After Weak Q2 Earnings Report
E-Commerce Times / Posted yesterday
end." Long-Term Concerns Goldman Sachs' Simona Jankowski and Oppenheimer's Andrew Uerkwitz reportedly downgraded Apple. BTIG Research's Walter Piecyk reportedly cut his forecasts for iPad and Apple Watch sales, and Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bscarce as new online video distributors compete aggressively for content that c
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
scarce as new online video distributors compete aggressively for content that can stand out." But Richard Greenfield at BTIG Research said the deal was overvalued and shows "a lack of financial discipline that should concern investors" of... Read more
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The Star
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bilscarce as new online video distributors compete aggressively for content that c
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bil
The Star / Posted yesterday
scarce as new online video distributors compete aggressively for content that can stand out.” But Richard Greenfield at BTIG Research said the deal was overvalued and shows “a lack of financial discipline that should concern investors” of... Read more
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Market Watch
Could Comcast’s $3.8 billion DreamWorks deal be a mistake?Wednesday closing price. Analysts broadly said the $3.8 billion price tag is n
Could Comcast’s $3.8 billion DreamWorks deal be a mistake?
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Wednesday closing price. Analysts broadly said the $3.8 billion price tag is not much more than a drop in bucket, but BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield sees DreamWorks as overvalued and said Comcast buying the studio is a mistake. “We believe it... Read more
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Fortune
When Comcast Looks in the Mirror, It Sees Another DisneyMarvel franchise (although Shrek has pulled in about $3.5 billion since the ori
When Comcast Looks in the Mirror, It Sees Another Disney
Fortune / Posted yesterday
Marvel franchise (although Shrek has pulled in about $3.5 billion since the original movie in 2001). Rich Greenfield of BTIG Research, for example, argues in a research note about the acquisition that Comcast is paying much too high a premium... Read more
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1d
CNBC
S&P, Nasdaq attempt gains; Facebook briefly soars more than 10.5%"The S&P futures are lower this morning along with most international markets,"
S&P, Nasdaq attempt gains; Facebook briefly soars more than 10.5%
CNBC / Posted yesterday
"The S&P futures are lower this morning along with most international markets," BTIG Chief Technical Strategist Katie Stockton said in a morning note. "The bearish reaction to the BOJ announcement has the potential to give way to an "outside-down"... Read more
2d
Variety
If Comcast Deal Happens, How Would DWA and Illumination Co-Exist?content at a fraction of the cost of DreamWorks Animation and far more profitab
If Comcast Deal Happens, How Would DWA and Illumination Co-Exist?
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
content at a fraction of the cost of DreamWorks Animation and far more profitably,” said Rich Greenfield, an analyst with BTIG. “It’s weird to buy a company that has struggled.” Greenfield notes that there are other difficulties. Verizon has a... Read more
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2d
Business Standard India
Twitter narrows lossdomestic number - the one that everyone cares about - it's not growing," said R
Twitter narrows loss
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
domestic number - the one that everyone cares about - it's not growing," said Rich Greenfield, a media and technology analyst at BTIG Research, an industry firm. "They've just literally banged into a wall." ©2016 The New York Times New... Read more
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TheStreet.com
What investors are hoping to see in PayPal's account todaymillion for cash transfer company Xoom in November, and updates on the purchase
What investors are hoping to see in PayPal's account today
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
million for cash transfer company Xoom in November, and updates on the purchase will be a welcome topic of discussion. BTIG LLC analyst Mark Palmer suggested that investors will want to hear about the pipeline of additional deals that PayPal is... Read more
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2d
Denver Post
Chipotle's long road to recovery comes into focus as sales dropwhen a rebound might occur. "We are increasingly uncertain about the timing of
Chipotle's long road to recovery comes into focus as sales drop
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
when a rebound might occur. "We are increasingly uncertain about the timing of the recovery," Peter Saleh, an analyst at BTIG, wrote in a research note Wednesday as he downgraded Chipotle's shares to neutral. "We had anticipated stronger sales... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McDonald's is making gains -- but has to convince customers to stay with it for the long haulreally being able to resonate with the consumer on fresh and quality, and all t
McDonald's is making gains -- but has to convince customers to stay with it for the long haul
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
really being able to resonate with the consumer on fresh and quality, and all the things that the millennials want," said BTIG analyst Peter Saleh. Labor costs are a thornier issue. McDonald's has been feeling some pay-cost pain in the U.S. The... Read more
2d
Market Watch
Analysts aren’t shaken by Apple’s big miss, instead play up its long-term potentialhigher than current levels,” said Mizuho Securities USA analysts in note. Othe
Analysts aren’t shaken by Apple’s big miss, instead play up its long-term potential
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
higher than current levels,” said Mizuho Securities USA analysts in note. Other analysts weren’t quite as upbeat. BTIG’s team cut their 2017 profit forecast for Apple AAPL, -0.69% and lowered their price target for the stock, though they... Read more
3d
Zero Hedge
Why All Eyes Will Be On Apple's Earnings Report After The Closethe stock, said that long-term fundamentals suggest “top-line growth will be mo
Why All Eyes Will Be On Apple's Earnings Report After The Close
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
the stock, said that long-term fundamentals suggest “top-line growth will be more challenging going forward.” Last month, BTIG analyst Walter Piecyk said there appears to be a “structural change underway in the pace of upgrades,” which could weigh... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Midday Stock Roundupof gold was up 0.3% to $1,243. Irvine-based Western Digital Corp. was up 2.3%
Midday Stock Roundup
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 3 days ago
of gold was up 0.3% to $1,243. Irvine-based Western Digital Corp. was up 2.3% to $44.35 and a $10.3 billion market cap. BTIG Research initiated coverage on shares of the memory products maker with a “buy” rating and a price target of... Read more
6d
Zawya
Tech shares pummel the Nasdaqthe week, the Dow and S&P 500 gained slightly, but the Nasdaq lost more than a
Tech shares pummel the Nasdaq
Zawya / Posted 6 days ago
the week, the Dow and S&P 500 gained slightly, but the Nasdaq lost more than a half percent. Katie Stockton of BTIG: (SOUNDBITE) KATIE STOCKTON, CHIEF TECHNICAL ANALYST, BTIG (ENGLISH) SAYING: You know sell in May go away. There is... Read more
6d
Stamford Advocate
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrongthat with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This stat
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrong
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
that with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This statement echoes one made back in December by BTIG analyst Peter Saleh, who wrote in a report " we do not believe there will be any longer-term impact to the brand or its... Read more
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6d
Connecticut Post
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrongthat with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This stat
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrong
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
that with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This statement echoes one made back in December by BTIG analyst Peter Saleh, who wrote in a report " we do not believe there will be any longer-term impact to the brand or its... Read more
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6d
San Francisco Chronicle
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrongthat with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This stat
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrong
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
that with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This statement echoes one made back in December by BTIG analyst Peter Saleh, who wrote in a report " we do not believe there will be any longer-term impact to the brand or its... Read more
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6d
Business Insider
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrongthat with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This stat
Wall Street is getting Chipotle's comeback story wrong
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
that with time and expense can regain customer trust," Ivankoe said. This statement echoes one made back in December by BTIG analyst Peter Saleh, who wrote in a report " we do not believe there will be any longer-term impact to the brand or its... Read more
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7d
The Globe and Mail
Analysts look past Starbucks vanilla numbers, focus on mobile pushthe rapidly growing Mobile Order & Pay, continues to be a significant competiti
Analysts look past Starbucks vanilla numbers, focus on mobile push
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the rapidly growing Mobile Order & Pay, continues to be a significant competitive advantage and long-term sales driver,” BTIG analysts wrote in a note. “We see any near-term sales disruption as minor compared to the significance of the program,”... Read more
7d
Channel NewsAsia
Analysts look past Starbucks vanilla numbers, focus on mobile pushthe rapidly growing Mobile Order & Pay, continues to be a significant competiti
Analysts look past Starbucks vanilla numbers, focus on mobile push
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the rapidly growing Mobile Order & Pay, continues to be a significant competitive advantage and long-term sales driver," BTIG analysts wrote in a note. "We see any near-term sales disruption as minor compared to the significance of the program,"... Read more
7d
Market Watch
Apple investors brace for first decline in iPhone salesthe stock, said that long-term fundamentals suggest “top-line growth will be mo
Apple investors brace for first decline in iPhone sales
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
the stock, said that long-term fundamentals suggest “top-line growth will be more challenging going forward.” Last month, BTIG analyst Walter Piecyk said there appears to be a “structural change underway in the pace of upgrades,” which could weigh... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Raymond James lowers iPhone unit estimates – MacDailyNews2013 “Among the concerns raised recently by analysts is that consumers aren’t
Raymond James lowers iPhone unit estimates – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 7 days ago
2013 “Among the concerns raised recently by analysts is that consumers aren’t upgrading as quickly as they used to, which BTIG analyst Walter Piecyk said is partially a reflection of the company’s biannual cycles of Apple’s S model and numbered... Read more
8d
Market Watch
Apple suffers another iPhone blowyear. Among the concerns raised recently by analysts is that consumers aren’t
Apple suffers another iPhone blow
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
year. Among the concerns raised recently by analysts is that consumers aren’t upgrading as quickly as they used to, which BTIG analyst Walter Piecyk said is partially a reflection of the company’s biannual cycles of Apple’s S model and numbered... Read more
8d
The Hollywood Reporter
How Buzzfeed Is Exploding Digital Media (and Not Just Watermelons)TV content, Vox Media has launched a Hollywood-based division to bring its bran
How Buzzfeed Is Exploding Digital Media (and Not Just Watermelons)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
TV content, Vox Media has launched a Hollywood-based division to bring its brands to linear platforms, and even BuzzFeed is leveraging its new ties with NBCUniversal. Notes BTIG media analyst Rich Greenfield, "There is still a lot of mone... Read more
9d
Orlando Sentinel
McDonald's is making gains -- but has to convince customers to stay with it for the long haulreally being able to resonate with the consumer on fresh and quality, and all t
McDonald's is making gains -- but has to convince customers to stay with it for the long haul
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
really being able to resonate with the consumer on fresh and quality, and all the things that the millennials want," said BTIG analyst Peter Saleh. Labor costs are a thornier issue. McDonald's has been feeling some pay-cost pain in the U.S. The... Read more
9d
FierceTelecom
Zayo's small cell, backhaul investments poised to pay off as 5G, IoT come to the foreto serve 300 more towers in the area. The buildout brings its total U.S. FTTT n
Zayo's small cell, backhaul investments poised to pay off as 5G, IoT come to the fore
FierceTelecom / Posted 9 days ago
to serve 300 more towers in the area. The buildout brings its total U.S. FTTT network coverage to over 8,500 macro towers. BTIG analyst Walter Piecyk said in a blog post that "there is no denying Zayo's scale given its 110,000 route mile network... Read more
10d
Market Watch
What to expect from Starbucks earnings"We believe the transition could alienate some guests as the rewards hurdle inc
What to expect from Starbucks earnings
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
"We believe the transition could alienate some guests as the rewards hurdle increases for lower average check customers," BTIG analyst Peter Saleh notes, adding that while it could impact sales in the short-term, the revamped rewards program is... Read more
10d
TheStreet.com
Genworth Financial is too riskyisn't too far from a 52-week low of $1.57, trading at $2.76 in Tuesday trading.
Genworth Financial is too risky
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 days ago
isn't too far from a 52-week low of $1.57, trading at $2.76 in Tuesday trading. The stock is down 26% year to date. BTIG analyst Mark Palmer told TheStreet that BTIG has a buy rating on Genworth stock, with a 12-month price target of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Netflix Stock Drop Has Analysts Suddenly Anxiousalso lowered price targets for the company’s shares. Among analysts recommendi
Netflix Stock Drop Has Analysts Suddenly Anxious
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
also lowered price targets for the company’s shares. Among analysts recommending shareholders stick with the stock, BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield took Netflix’s outlook for 500,000 new domestic members as a good sign, even though that number... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Netflix Stock Drop Has Analysts Suddenly Anxiousalso lowered price targets for the company’s shares. Among analysts recommendi
Netflix Stock Drop Has Analysts Suddenly Anxious
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
also lowered price targets for the company’s shares. Among analysts recommending shareholders stick with the stock, BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield took Netflix’s outlook for 500,000 new domestic members as a good sign, even though that number... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Netflix Stock Drop Has Analysts Suddenly Anxiousalso lowered price targets for the company’s shares. Among analysts recommendi
Netflix Stock Drop Has Analysts Suddenly Anxious
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
also lowered price targets for the company’s shares. Among analysts recommending shareholders stick with the stock, BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield took Netflix’s outlook for 500,000 new domestic members as a good sign, even though that number... Read more
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CNBC
S&P tops 2,100 for first time since Dec. 2; materials leadabove this level would signify a breakout and bullish reversal, supporting upsi
S&P tops 2,100 for first time since Dec. 2; materials lead
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
above this level would signify a breakout and bullish reversal, supporting upside follow-through in the months ahead," said BTIG Chief Technical Strategist Katie Stockton. However, she said based on other technical indicators "we would be wary of a... Read more
11d
TheStreet.com
H&R Block, Intuit grapple with political threats to tax-prep revenueto H&R Block "may continue to weigh on the stock until they are resolved," Mark
H&R Block, Intuit grapple with political threats to tax-prep revenue
TheStreet.com / Posted 11 days ago
to H&R Block "may continue to weigh on the stock until they are resolved," Mark Palmer, a New York-based analyst with BTIG, said in a note to clients. "Warren's office estimated that between 8 million and 60 million households would no longer... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Netflix’s US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?” said Richard
Netflix’s US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?” said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix’s guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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Market Watch
Amazon’s Prime reason for taking on Netflixand broadens it to where it’s overlapping with Netflix,” Martin said. “I see it
Amazon’s Prime reason for taking on Netflix
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
and broadens it to where it’s overlapping with Netflix,” Martin said. “I see it as a clever customer acquisition move.” BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield agreed that the stand-alone service is more about showing the value of the Prime membership as... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Streetable to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard
Netflix's US subscribers to be watched closely by Wall Street
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 11 days ago
able to sustain continued and meaningful U.S. subscriber growth?" said Richard Greenfield, internet and media analyst at BTIG. Besides the U.S. subscription growth, many will be focused on Netflix's guidance for next quarter. It could be... Read more
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