Dates to Remember for Investors Looking to Invest in Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX)
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) has had a rough year, as compared to 2013. Last year Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock was one of the major attractions on the market; this year it has been sluggish. But one thing investors on the market don’t know is that the best has yet to come from the company. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) may be trading 5.9 percent lower than the first 11 months of the year, doesn’t mean it has gloomy days ahead of it. There’s still a month left and December has a lot of prospects to offer.
On December 8 Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) is presenting the 42nd Annual Global Media and Communications Conference. Although these investing conference don’t influence the stock much, but since the company’s downward spiral by 30 percent last October, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) should welcome anything that is inclined towards positivity. In fact, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) should be happy because there can be no harm done. The conference can only beget something good.
On December 9, Guardians of Galaxy is coming out on DVD. Guardians of Galaxy amassed 331.9 million in U.S and became the highest grossing film of 2014. DVD sales are waning in the country and though Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) is in a deal with some studios to delay DVD and Blu-Ray availability, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) will be offering this movie on rent on the same day it becomes available for purchase on the market. This will probably help Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX)’s business, in a time when it wants it most.
December 12 will mark the premiering of Marco Polo- a TV series that was meant to be released on STARZ but since the STARZ pact fell apart, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) stepped up, anticipating the large money invested in the series and the money that can be made on it. It is being reported that it will be the closest to Game of Thrones when it comes to money. The first 10 episodes of the series cost 90 million dollars. The series is sure to become a money maker for Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) but let’s see how much money.
On December 19, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX)’s association with DreamWorks Animation will come into play as All Hail King Julien becomes available for streaming. The first five episodes will be available from December 19; the rest would come out later. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) needs something for children in its portfolio. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) will be posting its 4th quarter sometime later this month and it is expecting 57.06 million subscribers.
After a disaster 3rd quarter, this quarter means a lot for Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) as the company has to regain investors’ faith. It has to display a good show or else Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) won’t be considered reliable. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) has some tricks up its sleeves and we hope that they play out well for the company because it is in dire need of a good quarter, having spent the entire year drenched in losses.