$8.07 Billion in Sales Expected for Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) This Quarter

Analysts expect Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLXGet Rating) to post sales of $8.07 billion for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eleven analysts have made estimates for Netflix’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $8.01 billion to $8.14 billion. Netflix posted sales of $7.34 billion in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 9.9%. The business is expected to issue its next earnings results on Monday, January 1st.

On average, analysts expect that Netflix will report full-year sales of $32.62 billion for the current year, with estimates ranging from $32.37 billion to $33.99 billion. For the next fiscal year, analysts forecast that the company will report sales of $35.67 billion, with estimates ranging from $34.29 billion to $38.13 billion. Zacks’ sales averages are a mean average based on a survey of research analysts that that provide coverage for Netflix.

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLXGet Rating) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April 19th. The Internet television network reported $3.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.92 by $0.61. The firm had revenue of $7.87 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.94 billion. Netflix had a return on equity of 32.01% and a net margin of 16.47%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $3.75 earnings per share.

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on NFLX shares. Barclays dropped their target price on Netflix from $380.00 to $275.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, April 20th. Macquarie downgraded Netflix to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, April 22nd. Robert W. Baird lowered their price objective on Netflix from $420.00 to $260.00 in a research report on Wednesday, April 20th. Evercore ISI lowered their price objective on Netflix from $525.00 to $300.00 and set an “in-line” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, April 20th. Finally, KGI Securities downgraded Netflix from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $350.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Wednesday, April 20th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-seven have issued a hold rating and twelve have given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, the company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $386.31.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Bickling Financial Services Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Netflix by 7.0% during the first quarter. Bickling Financial Services Inc. now owns 1,566 shares of the Internet television network’s stock valued at $587,000 after purchasing an additional 103 shares during the last quarter. EverSource Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Netflix by 50.8% during the first quarter. EverSource Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 454 shares of the Internet television network’s stock valued at $169,000 after purchasing an additional 153 shares during the last quarter. L.M. Kohn & Company purchased a new position in shares of Netflix during the first quarter valued at approximately $1,024,000. M Holdings Securities Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Netflix during the first quarter valued at approximately $1,647,000. Finally, Carlson Capital Management lifted its holdings in shares of Netflix by 17.4% during the first quarter. Carlson Capital Management now owns 648 shares of the Internet television network’s stock valued at $243,000 after purchasing an additional 96 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 80.97% of the company’s stock.

NASDAQ:NFLX opened at $187.83 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $83.45 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.04, a P/E/G ratio of 0.96 and a beta of 1.28. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $275.80 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $430.88. Netflix has a 1 year low of $162.71 and a 1 year high of $700.99. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a current ratio of 1.05 and a quick ratio of 1.05.

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Netflix, Inc provides entertainment services. It offers TV series, documentaries, feature films, and mobile games across various genres and languages. The company provides members the ability to receive streaming content through a host of internet-connected devices, including TVs, digital video players, television set-top boxes, and mobile devices.

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