Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) a Hold: Barclays

In a research note issued to investors, Paul Vogel at Barclays Reiterated their Hold rating on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). The analyst placed a $450.00 price target on the stock which indicates a 2.25% upside to the last closing price. In the year following Paul’s ratings, the stocks covered yield an average return of 10.5% according to In the past year 4 out of 5 recommendations or 80% were successful.

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) shares opened the most recent trading session at N/A and at the time of writing the last Bid was at N/A. In the current trading session the stock reached as high as N/A and dipped down to N/A. Netflix, Inc., a NMS listed company, has a current market cap of 26.52B and on average over the past 3 months has seen 2179550 shares trade hands on a daily basis.

On a technical level the stock has a 50 Day Moving Average of 453.97. Based on a recent trade, this puts the equity at -3.46% away from that average. In comparing the stock’s current level to its extended history, the stock is trading -10.43% away from it’s 52-week high of 489.29 and +46.34% away from the stock’s low point over the past 52 weeks, which was 299.50. On a consensus basis, analysts have a one year target price of 448.25. The company last reported earnings per share of 4.32.

The consensus analyst estimates according to First Call for the next quarter is 0.93. The current year EPS estimate on the stock is 3.37 and the EPS estimate for next year sits at 5.49. In looking at the fundamentals, NFLX has a P/E ratio of 101.45 and a price to book ratio of 14.25. The company’s Book Value is 30.75 and most recently reported EBITDA of 456.68M. The price compared to next year’s EPS estimate in the current year is 80.12.

Company Profile

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) is an Internet television network with more than 53 million members in over 50 countries. Its members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments Additionally, in the United States (U.S.), its members can receive digital versatile discs (DVDs) delivered quickly to their homes. The Company has three operating segments: Domestic streaming, International streaming and Domestic DVD. The Domestic and International streaming segments derive revenues from monthly membership fees for services consisting solely of streaming content. The Domestic DVD segment derives revenues from monthly membership fees for services consisting solely of DVD-by-mail. The Company focuses grow its streaming subscription business domestically and internationally.