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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 1.23
NFLX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
73% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.18 vs. NFLX: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.09   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.23

Equity to Asset 0.21
NFLX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. NFLX: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -2.03   Max: 0.74
Current: 0.21

-2.03
0.74
Interest Coverage 7.56
NFLX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
77% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 7.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.5   Max: 9999.99
Current: 7.56

2.5
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 4.31
M-Score: -2.16
WACC vs ROIC
13.00%
32.71%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 6.93
NFLX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. NFLX: 6.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -162.89   Max: 13.12
Current: 6.93

-162.89
13.12
Net-margin (%) 4.09
NFLX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -0.76 vs. NFLX: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -162.35   Max: 7.44
Current: 4.09

-162.35
7.44
ROE (%) 13.83
NFLX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -4.98 vs. NFLX: 13.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 2.47   Max: 65.75
Current: 13.83

2.47
65.75
ROA (%) 3.35
NFLX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -0.72 vs. NFLX: 3.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -83.26   Max: 19.36
Current: 3.35

-83.26
19.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 281.46
NFLX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. NFLX: 281.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -638.47   Max: 284.08
Current: 281.46

-638.47
284.08
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 14.80
NFLX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -22.80 vs. NFLX: 14.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -30.1   Max: 49.4
Current: 14.8

-30.1
49.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 32.00
NFLX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 32.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 32   Max: 56.2
Current: 32

32
56.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.30
NFLX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -47.3   Max: 92.2
Current: 1.3

-47.3
92.2
» NFLX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

NFLX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Andreas Halvorsen 1,317,517 sh (New)
Chase Coleman 400,300 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 29,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,991 sh (New)
John Burbank 359,278 sh (+85.37%)
Pioneer Investments 23,844 sh (+79.95%)
Ron Baron 18,961 sh (+12.20%)
John Burbank 13,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 1,500 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Whitney Tilson 4,960 sh (-1.67%)
Chris Davis 418,368 sh (-8.08%)
Jim Simons 195,700 sh (-9.45%)
Carl Icahn 1,764,907 sh (-21.37%)
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Q3 2014

NFLX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 820 sh (New)
George Soros 98,764 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 74,400 sh (+4860.00%)
Jim Simons 213,015 sh (+8.85%)
Ron Baron 19,123 sh (+0.85%)
John Burbank 13,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 23,157 sh (unchged)
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Chase Coleman Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chris Davis 403,876 sh (-3.46%)
John Burbank 334,069 sh (-7.02%)
Whitney Tilson 4,260 sh (-14.11%)
Andreas Halvorsen 1,058,826 sh (-19.63%)
Carl Icahn 1,411,926 sh (-20.00%)
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Q4 2014

NFLX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Julian Robertson 71,400 sh (New)
Steve Mandel 779,647 sh (New)
Chase Coleman 130,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,844 sh (+612.68%)
Jim Simons 332,900 sh (+56.28%)
Ron Baron 24,853 sh (+29.96%)
Louis Moore Bacon 5,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 13,000 sh (unchged)
Carl Icahn 1,411,926 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Chris Davis 391,581 sh (-3.04%)
Pioneer Investments 15,019 sh (-35.14%)
Steven Cohen 5,000 sh (-93.28%)
John Burbank 12,330 sh (-96.31%)
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Q1 2015

NFLX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Pioneer Investments 24,192 sh (+61.08%)
Chase Coleman 155,877 sh (+19.91%)
Steven Cohen 5,200 sh (+4.00%)
Carl Icahn 1,411,926 sh (unchged)
Julian Robertson 71,400 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
Steve Mandel Sold Out
Chris Davis Sold Out
Ron Baron 24,646 sh (-0.83%)
Jim Simons 283,100 sh (-14.96%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,874 sh (-33.71%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 162.50
NFLX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
60% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 40.00 vs. NFLX: 162.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 14.52   Max: 2387.86
Current: 162.5

14.52
2387.86
Forward P/E 142.86
NFLX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
81% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 18.90 vs. NFLX: 142.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 161.90
NFLX's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
56% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 161.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 14.48   Max: 3343
Current: 161.9

14.48
3343
P/B 20.00
NFLX's P/B is ranked lower than
96% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. NFLX: 20.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NFLX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.51   Max: 52.29
Current: 20

2.51
52.29
P/S 6.70
NFLX's P/S is ranked lower than
127% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. NFLX: 6.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NFLX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 6.7
Current: 6.7

0.87
6.7
EV-to-EBIT 92.27
NFLX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
52% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 165.64 vs. NFLX: 92.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NFLX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 8.4   Max: 3077.6
Current: 92.27

8.4
3077.6
PEG 3.44
NFLX's PEG is ranked higher than
86% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 3.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
NFLX' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 13.17
Current: 3.44

0.35
13.17
Shiller P/E 230.30
NFLX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
58% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 37.52 vs. NFLX: 230.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 25.92   Max: 315.8
Current: 230.3

25.92
315.8
Current Ratio 1.84
NFLX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. NFLX: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 3.15
Current: 1.84

0.68
3.15
Quick Ratio 1.84
NFLX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. NFLX: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 3.15
Current: 1.84

0.5
3.15
Days Inventory 59.32
NFLX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
54% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 95.24 vs. NFLX: 59.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 3.75   Max: 186.36
Current: 59.32

3.75
186.36

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 26.00
NFLX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
57% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 26.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Projected) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.01   Max: 17.33
Current: 26

1.01
17.33
Price/Median PS Value 3.20
NFLX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
92% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. NFLX: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 3.04
Current: 3.2

0.23
3.04
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 6.50
NFLX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 18.93
Current: 6.5

0.66
18.93
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.10
NFLX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
59% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. NFLX: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 11.9
Current: 1.1

0.1
11.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 44.25
NFLX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
97% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. NFLX: 44.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) only.
NFLX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 38.7   Max: 59.9
Current: 44.25

38.7
59.9

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Pay TV
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Traded in other countries:NFC.Germany, NFLX34.Brazil, NFLX.Mexico, NFLX.Switzerland,
Netflix Inc was incorporated in Delaware on August 29, 1997 and began operations on April 14, 1998. The Company operates as an Internet television network providing TV shows & movies which include original series, documentaries & feature films. It has three segments namely Domestic streaming, International streaming & Domestic DVD. The Company competes against other entertainment video providers, such as multichannel video programming distributors, Internet-based movie and TV content providers and DVD rental outlets. It also competes against entertainment video providers in obtaining content that its members love, both for licensed streaming content and for original content projects. The Company licenses and acquires rights to stream TV shows, movies and original content to members for unlimited viewing.
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