/// The One Number Netflix Investors Care About Today

April 23, 2012  |  All Things Digital

Netflix had a crummy 2011 . How did the first three months of 2012 go? We’ll find out this afternoon, when the company releases its Q1 numbers. And the easiest way to tell will be by looking at one key metric: The number of U.S. streaming video customers. Netflix has told investors to expect something between 22.8 million and 23.6 million subscribers. And if the stock veers wildly immediately after the earnings hit the wire today, it’s likely because of that number. If it’s high, then Netflix bulls get some vindication: Turns out that people still like paying $8 a month for all-you-can-eat movies and TV shows, streamed to any device they want, just like CEO Reed Hastings has been saying

View post:
The One Number Netflix Investors Care About Today

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.