Topic Archives: Netflix (NFLX)

What’s the “Netflix’s Worst Nightmare” stock teased by RiskHedge

The RiskHedge folks are starting a new newsletter called Disruption Investor, and they’d like you to be a “founding subscriber” ($49/yr) — it looks like this will be one of those technology-focused “entry level” newsletters, helmed by Stephen McBride. What do I mean by “entry level?” Some publishers call this their “front end” — they’re […]

“Two specific, wealth-building investments you can buy today to start rebuilding your own wealth”

That headline is a quote from the Motley Fool, in a recent teaser ad for their flagship Stock Advisor newsletter, the one that pits brother/founders Dave and Tom Gardner against each other. They run through their familiar spiel, that Wall Street ignores the little guy, mutual funds managers underperform and get overpaid, and that brokers […]

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  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I've never been able to justify owning it (to my detriment), but haven't seen the Motley Fool promote it in teaser ads i...

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    I have been a motley fool subscriber from almost day one and I have done very well - mostly due to Netflix - I am up 5,0...

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    I *HATE* all the hype that TMF puts around this. I wish I had $1 for every time he said this stock could be worth 23x NF...

  • Gr8Full!

    $NFLX earnings can go either way. and other techs will follow. if you wanna play both sides 1:1 to maximize your potenti...

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    Here is a list of black boxes with capabilities of the promo. Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku 3, Nvidia Shield ---...

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    In the article it mentions that "In this report, Motley Fool co-founder David Gardner dives deep into three companies po...

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    I wonder if Facebook and Twitter's efforts to clean up fake and malicious content will result in permanently lower earni...

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    You should see the movie Citizen 4. It's awful that we have to support Soros, he has a big position in Netflix....

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    IQ ? Do you mean the stock symbol for IQ? If so IQ is the symbol for the Chinese company Iqiyi an ADR listed on the NY...

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    I didn't really trust the hyperbolic language that they used, but after reading this article, when I had a little bit to...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Warren Buffett would agree with you, he has noted that diversification is only for those who don't know what they're doi...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Teaser ads are a starting point to discussing and thinking about different kinds of investments, but unless you're just ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I started paying attention last week when the post-IPO pricing remained weak, and bought a few shares late last week -- ...

  • RampageKy

    Indirectly related to $BOMN: Netflix offering more than $300 million for billboard company https://www.reuters.com/arti...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Speaking of high-cachet growth stocks, there was a great quote from Grant’s today: “Netflix has achieved rapid grow...

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    So glad I looked up for the ADC and found your website. Not that I was tempted to subscribe as I get 50-75 newsletter e...

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    I was reading the Wired or New York Times article that goes more in depth about the whole situation. While FB made a c...

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    Our internet cable speed is 0.8mbs in our little town in the mountains, which is 30X slower than the nearby town but Ne...

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    I've bought their Rule Breakers and Stock Adviser over the years and like their analyses and their apparent lack of hyp...

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    I'm on Season 4 of "house of cards" from Netflix. This is the other-topic thread so I feel I can post that 'what an eye...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    The best vision, the cleverest idea, in the world may never come to fruition if TIMING is off. Consider for example the ...

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    Or search for the Youtube video on how to build your own roof antenna and pull in stations from all over the country for...

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    I have subscribed to Motley Fool Stock Advisor for the last 10-15 years. Their records is very good but you have to hol...

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    NOT all PM's PU portfolio ar winners. But, he surely has some big gains on some of them. Here is the PM's performance pi...

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    I am surprised he brags about Facebook earning or Netflix. He got out of bot at around $20 each, FB is now around $180 a...

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    Hey Guys, I randomly found the Gumshoe site a few weeks back while searching for a "next Amazon" or "next Netflix" or so...

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    Perhaps it was a visionary, or common sense, but Netflix found a transformational way out, cutting its DVD mailing funct...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    A few, if you give it a decade or two. Amazon, Netflix, it's a pretty short list. And it doesn't include many supplier...

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    A Good American is a nicely made documentary about what has been going wrong at the NSA. As usual, the desire for money...

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    From their latest email: Most people aren’t cut out to trade options. Their expectations are all out of whack — 500...

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    Just to answer the question that someone asked about TM service. Even though Paul is better than most, it's still trash...

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    $Alcohol Just watched a good documentary on Netflix – “The Truth About Alcohol”. It was done in England, nothing ...

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    Is Apple chasing Netflix?...

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    I am interested in this The Wealth Advisor video about collecting "internet royalties". "The minute you learn how t...

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    Following Crowder's advice from late 2016 until the Spring of 2017 in Option Advantage, I saw my Roth IRA go from over $...

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    rusty15, sorry, but my crystal ball is "in the shop" for "dilithium crystal" maintenance ... almost burned them out fro...

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    Speedy recovery, Cleveland. If you need to stare at a screen that doesn't contain charts and figures, I'm happy to share...

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    Hi, Frank. I think of you and HN and others as I watch the news. I hadn't realized that the MSM had been holding back...

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    For any archaeology lovers...I watched this documentary on Netflix called Patterns of Evidence: Exodus. It was very in...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Some of them do work out well -- though rarely as phenomenally well as the ads promise, of course, since those promises ...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Thanks eliamji. Biology is totally reducible, of course, to "mere" physics and chemistry. And I agree with you....at tho...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    It's a great company enjoying the confluence of three big trends (AI, autonomous driving, virtual reality/gaming), and y...

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    Yes there is risk so I wouldn't put too much in. But if this becomes the next Netflix, you may be pretty happy to have...

  • arch1

    SoGiAm Many do not realize that their home computer can be compromised and turned into a robot to mount these Distribute...

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    Go Pro and Netflix are still out there...

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    I actually thought they were promoting ACAI which has nearly the same metrics that were teased. The ironic thing about t...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    To any readers with an interest in the subject, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution is running a major team-driven investig...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Not hard at all... Except that it's not terribly popular, I bet their subscribers are squawking for more high-growth 'ne...

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    Netflix had a 7-1 stock split last year - that's why it's in the $100/sh range now....

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    Ben, Have you ever seen any episodes of Nurse Jackie, starring Edie Falco? There are about eight seasons of it avail...

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    IMO Mr. Market is science-illiterate and takes a 'show me the money' approach in valuing companies, mostly. That is what...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Bishop's departure is a SERIOUS blow to Gilead. I've heard it was because he bumped heads with John McHutchison, the hep...

  • sogiam

    UBIQ- Rate cut in Europe looks strong for stocks but UBIQ was doing just FINE on its own . . . and now the company has N...

  • sogiam

    UBIQ- Rate cut in Europe looks strong for stocks but UBIQ was doing just FINE on its own . . . and now the company has N...

  • sogiam

    Rate cut in Europe looks strong for stocks but UBIQ was doing just FINE on its own . . . and now the company has NEWS to...

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    When there's blood in the street. That's when you buy and hold. Because you are buying at depressed prices, providing y...

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    I lost $35K in 2011 as a result of the 35% STOP LOSS RECOMMENDATIONS of GREENIE and KAREEM ABDUL THE JERK. Limit your p...

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    Not netflix canada......we are censored????...

  • Anamorph

    That goes on the Netflix list! (thumbs up emoji) I'll throw out a pretty obvious recommendation, in theaters now: ...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Ha! Hey Anamorph, I saw a great film last night...could have been lensed by you my friend. "The Best Offer." Netflix...

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    "DITTO" - Netflix & McDonalds - Complete losers - sorry, HUGE losers October 2015 Bear Spread; placed on the 2 bigge...

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    Like most, we all are looking to save money on what we are already using, as in, cell phones, cable or satellite TV, you...

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    Like most, we all are looking to save money on what we are already using, as in, cell phones, cable or satellite TV, you...

  • Patricia

    I would gladly pay for a search engine as good (fast, comprehensive) as Google or Bing which directs me towards exactly ...

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    why not get some now? better late than never ... years ago i was going to get some netflix, but hesitated and missed a ~...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    As a digression, on a day of mostly mediocre to disappointing new on the Alzheimer disease front, I think it's worth rev...

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    Mike: How is that done? I have to have internet ( which I can only get from my cable Co or phone Co.) in order to use ...

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    Interesting, Having been involved with STREAMING TV for over a year, I wouldn't invest in any of the alternative cable ...

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    Hi All....Is there still a phone call to ATNM planned by our brightest gummies and our Dr KSS for tomorrow, Friday? Has...

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    Arch1/Frank-- Thanks for the great youtube video of "There Ain't No Bugs on Me" by Jerry Garcia and Grisman. I didn't...

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    So, every one is in agreement that the last samurai is not Tom Cruise? Beni Hana, maybe. John Belushi , possibly. Tom...

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    Thomas, We can't win them all ... hindsight being 20/20 & all that ... I was planning on getting into Netflix for a whi...

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    I'd love to see Apple develop a system (and negotiate for space), relying on "broadcasting" from WiFi towers …. NO MOR...

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    After watching https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jn0_QzJHahk I get what RKUS has and its limitations. First, if your lo...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    Anybody watching the new immuno-oncology series on Netflix? It's called "House of CAR-Ts."...

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    Heyya Frank.....cheers.....Netflix I have.......but Netflix in Canada has many more restrictions.......we have access to...

  • arch1

    Lulu There was some chatter about HBO cutting a deal wiha a wannabe competitor to Netflix to sell a pay per view offer,...

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    Netflix is a "regret" stock for me too. I think the CEO was feeling it after punching the lights out of Blockbuster a...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Yikes! Anyone who has faith in the power of tight stop losses to save you in volatile investments, just check out Netfl...

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    Agree with Vivian, though my sneaking suspicion: this is an idea so horrible it *has* to be a smash hit. I doubt I'll bu...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    I think the only reason more people aren't in GILD is that there really are some out there who think that its products a...

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    At the end of the time the user account are generally automatically deactivated or the member can extend the facility ...

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    This looks good. Strong margins, ties to major sports outlets, growing revenue and just beginning to show positive earni...

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    Also, you assume just because you don't directly pay for content that you aren't "buying" it. This is a falsehood, the...

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    on BTX I think it’s safe to say that no one has noticed a quiet press release that came out of BioTime (NYSE: BTX...

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    On BTX I think it’s safe to say that no one has noticed a quiet press release that came out of BioTime (NYSE: BTX...

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    Also have done well with The fools. Just sold netflix with a 588 per cent gain. Wish I had bought more at the time. I ha...

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    Isn't this what I was reading tonight? Had they invested in Blockbuster? merged with Viacom, now Blockbuster bankrupt...

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    OK If I put my antenna back up, do I need a transformer from analog to digital? I have tried the "roulette" version of c...

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    I cancelled out of Comcast cable also and opted for an antennae. Local channels plus a lot of older programming such as...

  • frank archambeau

    bj; Adrian beat my comment,,small regional remote telephone co. I use also has "problems",,,,streaming for me is not us...

  • frank archambeau

    I remember when a 12 baud modem was hot stuff & www stood for world wide wait. I believe that for some time yet backbo...

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    I've follwed Wyatt for a couple of years now. I still have not pulled the trigger on Chicos because of his disasterous c...

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    I like this reco from MT. I bought 100- shares of Netflix at about $10 years ago on their reco and it had doubled that ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    They bluster with the same hyperbole for pretty much all of their picks -- and they have great patience for the best of ...

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    The internet is growing as well as entertainment shopping, including streaming video on the internet Im very interested...

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    Google Fiber left me cold when it announced coming here to Austin. How can anyone be enthusiastic about jumping from fry...

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    There are FEW companies that provide streaming protection against stealing content :). You should look for them. The re...

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    Netflix won't play on my PC, been through all the trouble shooting; called Netflix, they said I have to call Microsoft t...

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