Netflix Inc. [NASDAQ: NFLX] price surged by 5.69 percent to reach at $28.79. The company report on September 15, 2020 that Netflix to Announce Third-Quarter 2020 Financial Results.
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) today announced it will post its third-quarter 2020 financial results and business outlook on its investor relations website at http://netflixinvestor.com on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at approximately 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time. At that time, the company will issue a brief advisory release via newswire containing a link to the third-quarter 2020 financial results and letter to shareholders on its website.
A sum of 7975125 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 7.17M shares. Netflix Inc. shares reached a high of $536.49 and dropped to a low of $515.815 until finishing in the latest session at $534.66.
The one-year NFLX stock forecast points to a potential downside of -2.79. The average equity rating for NFLX stock is currently 2.30, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on Netflix Inc. [NFLX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for NFLX shares is $520.17 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on NFLX stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Pivotal Research Group have made an estimate for Netflix Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on October 07, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, The Benchmark Company dropped their target price from $425 to $420. The new note on the price target was released on September 28, 2020, representing the official price target for Netflix Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $590, while KeyBanc Capital Markets analysts kept a Overweight rating on NFLX stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Netflix Inc. is set at 21.09, with the Price to Sales ratio for NFLX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 10.93. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 25.23, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 15.47.
NFLX Stock Performance Analysis:
Netflix Inc. [NFLX] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.93. With this latest performance, NFLX shares gained by 5.45% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 44.07% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 97.50% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for NFLX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 59.99, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 63.12, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 57.45 for Netflix Inc. [NFLX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 498.34, while it was recorded at 518.35 for the last single week of trading, and 425.84 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Netflix Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Netflix Inc. [NFLX] shares currently have an operating margin of +12.92 and a Gross Margin at +38.28. Netflix Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +9.26.
Return on Total Capital for NFLX is now 13.16, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 9.48. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 29.12, with Return on Assets sitting at 6.23. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Netflix Inc. [NFLX] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 215.93. Additionally, NFLX Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 68.35, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 48.19. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 213.42, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 67.55.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Netflix Inc. [NFLX] managed to generate an average of $217,083 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 41.17 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.67.Netflix Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.10 and a Current Ratio set at 1.10.
NFLX Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Netflix Inc. posted 1.47/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.04/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 41.30%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for NFLX. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Netflix Inc. go to 35.34%.
Netflix Inc. [NFLX] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $192,575 million, or 82.80% of NFLX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NFLX stocks are: CAPITAL RESEARCH GLOBAL INVESTORS with ownership of 34,111,988, which is approximately -10.023% of the company’s market cap and around 1.62% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 34,001,284 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $18.18 billion in NFLX stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $15.6 billion in NFLX stock with ownership of nearly 2.715% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Netflix Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 918 institutional holders increased their position in Netflix Inc. [NASDAQ:NFLX] by around 17,155,259 shares. Additionally, 589 investors decreased positions by around 23,622,537 shares, while 212 investors held positions by with 319,404,659 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 360,182,455 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NFLX stock had 231 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,709,933 shares, while 90 institutional investors sold positions of 1,430,841 shares during the same period.