Tag: Netflix Inc.

Here’s what’s new on Netflix in September 2021 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. has a stacked September, with new seasons of some of its most popular series and a huge slate of original movies and shows. The pulse-pounding Spanish crime drama “Money Heist” (“La Casa de Papel”) kicks off the first part of its final season Sept. 3; Volume 2 is expected in the coming months. […]

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These are the stocks big hedge funds are betting against, including Tesla, AMC and airlines

A trader works at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., August 19, 2021. Andrew Kelly | Reuters Market volatility has made a comeback this week with fears of Federal Reserve tapering and a worsening pandemic intensified. For investors worried about a correction, these stocks hated by big hedge funds […]

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Can my employer make me get vaccinated?

Major American companies including Disney, Google and Netflix are asking their employees to get a COVID-19 vaccination as the delta variant spreads across the U.S. This begs the question, can my employer make me get vaccinated? The short answer is: yes. And here’s why. The government-run U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has stated that it […]

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All of Wall Street’s pandemic weirdness is about to be on display

Wall Street has gotten weird during the COVID-19 pandemic, and all of that weirdness is about to be on full display. Let’s start with meme stocks. Can we interest you in the earnings of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. AMC, -2.42% on Monday afternoon? The theater chain’s valuation has exploded from less than $1 billion to […]

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Verizon and AT&T plan post-pandemic 5G marketing blitz, even as consumer use cases remain unclear

A large advertisement on the LED screen outside the apple store is to warm up the iPhone 12 series, which is officially on sale on the 23rd. Shanghai, China, October 21, 2020. Barcroft Media | Getty Images U.S. wireless giants AT&T and Verizon had big plans last year to advertise why customers should upgrade their […]

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Microsoft, Google and other U.S. companies ask employees to get vaccinated before returning to work

With the recent rise of the Delta variant, many major American companies are now requiring full-time employees to get vaccinated before returning to the office. In the past few weeks, more companies have announced plans to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations for employees who are working at in-person offices. Cases for the novel coronavirus continue to rise […]

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Netflix’s foray into video games is ‘ill-advised,’ Wedbush analyst says

Netflix subscriber growth has stalled in recent quarters as new streaming services have entered the fray. In an effort to lure in new members and reduce churn, the company is expanding into the world of video games. The move builds on Netflix’s massive library of content and would permit the company to not only extend […]

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Stock futures are flat after major comeback on Wall Street, earnings continue

U.S. stock futures were steady in overnight trading on Tuesday after the major averages clawed back much of their losses from Monday’s sell-off. Dow futures rose 40 points. S&P 500 futures gained 0.15% and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.1%. Netflix reported disappointing third quarter subscriber guidance after the bell on Tuesday, but the stock was […]

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Comcast and ViacomCBS face prisoner’s dilemma as they consider ways to work together

CEO of Comcast Brian Roberts arrives for the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 06, 2021 in Sun Valley, Idaho. Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images The prisoner’s dilemma is a standard game theory situation often taught in business school. Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts and ViacomCBS chairman Shari Redstone are living it in […]

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