Why no streaming company will be able to dethrone Netflix

Beth Kindig
Why no streaming company will be able to dethrone Netflix

For investors, it could be a costly mistake to be on the wrong side of that debate, as Netflix stock’s 52-week low is $231 and the high is $385, a sizable spread for a $125 billion market-cap company. In the two weeks that followed the streaming company’s second-quarter earnings release in July, Netflix shed $24 billion in market value. Second-quarter earnings results added to the debate, as Netflix said the net number of subscribers declined in its home market for the first time.