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How Much Can Netflix Grow in the Next Few Years?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has been on the rise over the past few years, really hitting its stride in 2015 before backing off slightly this year. The company can attribute ...
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Is AMC Gearing Up a Takeover of RLJ Entertainment?

Entertainment distributor RLJ Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: RLJE) normally trades fewer than 17,000 shares a day. As the noon hour comes to a close Monday, nearly 2.8 million shares have changed ...
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NFL Preseason Seizes Top Spot in Cable Ratings

The conventional wisdom is that Fox News Channel rules cable ratings. That was not close to true this past week, as ESPN showed the power of NFL football to draw ...
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‘Finding Dory’ Still Top Movie of 2016

The summer release of major movies is nearly over. The most recent high budget flop was "Ben-Hur," a remake of the Charlton Heston classic. It did a pathetic $11.4 million ...
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Disney Drops 8% as Worst Performing Dow Stock

It is not so long ago that the combination of theme parks, movies, news and ESPN made Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) a darling of Wall Street. Cracks in its ...
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Will Activists Make Changes at Time Inc?

Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME) has a very long history in media, but it has also not been immune from the woes of many older media outfits in the new age ...
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Analysts Make Key Changes to How They Rate Disney After Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) has not had a good 2016 as far as its stock is concerned. The week of August 12 brought earnings, and the shares closed up ...
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Why Analysts Are Chasing Yelp Much Higher

When Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) released its second-quarter financial results after the markets closed Tuesday, it absolutely stunned investors. Among the highlights, Yelp showed that its local revenue increased 41% ...
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Social Media Short Sellers Get More Selective

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Disney Earnings Fail to Impress but Signal Solid Growth

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) reported fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. Despite earnings beating estimates, investors initially just gave back the gains on the day. ...
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Yelp

Yelp Delivers Big on Earnings, Turnaround Continues

Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) managed to close up 3% ahead of earnings and was last seen up 6.3% afterward. The online reviews site seems to be finding its mojo again ...
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Can Yelp Keep Its Rally Alive With Q2 Earnings?

Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) is scheduled to release its second-quarter earnings report after the markets close on Tuesday. This year has been demonstrative of this company’s ability to leverage its user-generated ...
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What to Look for in Disney Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) has yet to recover from last year’s market crash in August, but this earnings report could provide the vehicle to do just that. The Mouse ...
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Netflix’s Top 5 Shareholders

It's been a tough year for Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX). Over the past 12 months shares are down nearly 22% and the stock has performed much worse than either the ...
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Time Warner

Why Time Warner Earnings Report Is Boosting Share Prices

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The entertainment giant posted quarterly adjusted EPS of $1.29 and $6.95 billion in revenues. In the same ...
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