Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Decreases Holdings in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

  • Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Decreases Holdings in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Decreases Holdings in Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

The Glaxis Capital Management Llc holds 2,000 shares with $299,000 value, down from 20,720 last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC grew its position in shares of Netflix by 3,478.1% in the second quarter. The Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp holds 989,066 shares with $67.01 million value, down from 1.15 million last quarter. FMR LLC now owns 23,633,237 shares of the Internet television network's stock valued at $3,531,042,000 after purchasing an additional 2,605,731 shares during the last quarter.

Institutional investors have also been busy with the stock. Whale Rock Capital Management Llc sold 346,329 shares as Netflix Inc (NFLX)'s stock rose 10.41%. (NASDAQ:NFLX) by some 22,357,244 shares, 352 decreased positions by 24,974,847 and 141 held positions by 306,438,861. About 15.12M shares traded or 146.25% up from the average.

The company's P/E ratio is 240.90 and the market cap is 85.49B. The stock is trading at $198.02 which is well above $177.87, the 50 day moving average and much higher than the 200 day moving average of $163.29. Another trade for 9,000 shares valued at $491,286 was made by LIVERMORE ANN M on Thursday, May 11. Traders bought 122,784 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 283% compared to the typical volume of 32,078 call options. The Internet television network reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by ($0.01).

Netflix said that the price increases are needed to boost its profit margins, which had to suffer because of massive investments in original shows like "Orange Is the New Black", "The Crown", or "House of Cards". The company had revenue of $2.79 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.76 billion. They expect $0.32 EPS, up 166.67% or $0.20 from last year's $0.12 per share. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 32.3% compared to the same quarter past year. After $0.15 actual EPS reported by Netflix, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 113.33% EPS growth. Also, insider Gregory K. Peters sold 12,768 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 18th.

Jonathan Friedland, Chief Communications Officer sold $705,928 worth of shares at a price of $194.90 on Fri the 6th. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Richard N. Barton sold 2,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 18th. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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NFLX has been the subject of a number of research reports. SunTrust maintained it with "Hold" rating and $115 target in Tuesday, October 18 report.

However, Netflix's streaming may be free in 2007, but unlike today's unlimited streaming, it offered only one hour of streaming per dollar on a user's monthly's subscription. SunTrust maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $110 target in Thursday, July 14 report.

In addition to Vetr Inc. reporting its target price, a total of 40 firms have reported on the stock. (NASDAQ:QCOM), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 21 Hold.

Driving interest in Netflix, Inc. The Firm operates through three divisions: Domestic streaming, worldwide streaming and Domestic DVD.