Netflix Inc. (NFLX): How Leading Wall Street Experts See Things

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Netflix Inc. kicked off the trading day on 10/08/19 with a price decrease of -1.36%, equivalent to -$3.74 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, NFLX had a 52-week range of $231.23 to $385.99. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $270.72 after starting the trading session at $273.03. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $291.61, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $335.19.

Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $6276383, but has maintained average daily volume of $8.26M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $8.04 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $9.1 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $437.59 million, simultaneously with a float of $430.62 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $118.46 billion.

Netflix Inc.(NFLX) Ownership Data

Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. Netflix Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.74%, in contrast to 81.50% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Sep 23 this organization’s CEO exercised an option 43,372 at the rate of 7.69, making the entire transaction hit 333,344 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 43,372. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 23 Company’s CEO sold 43,372 at a price of 266.57, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 11,561,846. This particular insider is now the holder of 0 in total.

If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of Netflix Inc.’s stock, Institutional holders make up 81.50% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 437.59M shares. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, The Vanguard Group, Inc. owns 32,060,295 shares, with Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) in 2nd place owning 28,367,443 shares and Fidelity Management & Research Co. in third place with total ownership of 25,125,465 shares.

Netflix Inc. (NFLX) Earnings and Revenue Data

In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2019, the organization reported $0.6 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.56) by $0.04.

This company achieved a net margin of 6.53 while generating a return on equity of 21.68. Netflix Inc.’s full-quarter revenue increased by 32.5%, when compared against the year-ago quarter. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.82 per share during the current fiscal year.

Netflix Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 83.50%, and is forecasted to reach 5.66 in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 47.32% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 58.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.

Additional Trading Performance Indicators

Now turning our attention to the current performance indicators for Netflix Inc., this organization’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.80. The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 8.75. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $108.99, and its Beta score is 1.25.

Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 6.72 for this organization. Plus, this company’s price to book ratio for the last three-month fiscal period reported is 19.41, whereas its price to cash per share for the last quarter landed at 11.44.

In the same vein, NFLX’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months was posted at 2.48, a figure that is expected to reach 1.04 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 5.66 at the market close of one year from today’s date.