In a report released today, Kannan Venkateshwar from Barclays maintained a Buy rating on Netflix (NFLX – Research Report), with a price target of $625.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $597.78, close to its 52-week high of $613.85.
According to TipRanks.com, Venkateshwar is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 8.2% and a 61.4% success rate. Venkateshwar covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Charter Communications, Walt Disney, and Comcast.
The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Netflix with a $614.04 average price target, implying a 1.7% upside from current levels. In a report issued on August 31, Bank of America Securities also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $680.00 price target.
The company has a one-year high of $613.85 and a one-year low of $458.60. Currently, Netflix has an average volume of 3.33M.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 18 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of NFLX in relation to earlier this year.
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Netflix, Inc. is a subscription-based streaming service through which members can view TV shows, documentaries and movies on any internet-connected device. The company also offers its DVD-by-mail service in the United States. Founded by Marc Randolph and Wilmot Reed Hastings Jr., on August 29, 1997, Netflix is headquartered in Los Gatos, CA.
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