Netflix cut its outlook for the current quarter as its revenue and subscriber growth disappointed some investors, sending the streaming giant's stock tumbling almost 4 percent in after-hours trades. It expects to add another 8.9 million subscribers in the quarter that ends in March, the vast majority of which are expected to come from strong growth in its worldwide markets.
Both Mudd and a Netflix spokesperson reportedly told the Canadian Press that the images would be removed from the episode of Travelers in which they appear; as for Bird Box, Netflix told the outlet that it was investigating whether the footage shown in the film does indeed depict the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster.
"The bottom line is that Netflix remains the uncontested leader in the subscription video space".
In the United States home market, add to that 1.5 million new customers, worldwide 7.3 million.
For the first quarter, Netflix is forecasting earnings of Dollars 56 cents on revenue of USD 4.49 Billion. The company said the Spanish series "Elite" was watched in more than 20 million member households worldwide in its first four weeks, while Turkish show "Protector" was watched in more than 10 million. Sarandos discussed the strategy going forward and where the increased subscriber fees would help with buying original films like "Bird Box".
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"Given strong net adds growth trends in 4Q and 1Q guidance for continuing subscriber growth with higher pricing, NFLX should alleviate most investor concerns around its growth trajectory..."
Shares, which had risen sharply in recent weeks, dipped more than 3% in after-hours trade, after revenue for the fourth quarter fell shy of analyst expectations.
Netflix added 8.8m new paying subscribers in the last three months of 2018, comfortably beating its own estimate of 7.6m new subscribers, and taking its total number of subscribers globally to 139m.
Earlier this week, Netflix announced it was raising prices for USA customers by $1 to $2 per month to help fund its aggressive expansion and offset mounting debt. And the company said it had a series with these films gradually similar success as with the TV.
Recently, it disclosed that it would raise consumer monthly pricing 12% to 18% - depending on the Netflix streaming service - all to push more original content.
Few days before Netflix's earnings, the Company raised its subscription price again.
For a long time, Netflix didn't release viewing metrics for its titles, unlike traditional networks and movie studios.