Tag: Netflix Inc.

Here’s what’s coming to Netflix in August 2021 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. has another month packed with new offerings this August, but the two biggest additions ended their critically acclaimed runs almost a decade ago....

Dow opens higher as stocks extend rebound rally

U.S. stocks opened higher Wednesday, as healthy corporate earnings reports support a rebound from a plunge that kicked off the week on fears that the...

Netflix lays out mobile games plan that could set a collision course with Apple

Netflix Inc.’s its expansion into videogames offers a tantalizing upside for the streaming pioneer, but also sets up a potential confrontation with Apple Inc. “We...

Game on? Netflix hires first videogame executive, signaling a new approach

Netflix Inc. announced its first major videogame hire Wednesday, potentially signaling a move beyond its streaming-video roots. Netflix NFLX, +1.34% hired Mike Verdu as vice...

Opinion: What’s worth streaming in July 2021: ‘Ted Lasso,’ the Tokyo Olympics and more

The weather may be warming up in July, but the streaming offerings promise to keep it breezy. July’s streaming slate offers nothing too heavy and...

Here’s what’s coming to Netflix in July 2021 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. has a slew of original series and returning favorites coming in July, including two of its best comedies. Those would be Season 2...

The pandemic’s differing earnings effects will be on display with tech, airline reports

The first big week of earnings season will kick off with a study in contrasts. The tech and airline sectors feature prominently on the earnings...

Opinion: Tech’s COVID-19 boom won’t last forever, but it’s not going to end just yet

This article is part of a series tracking the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on major businesses. For other articles and earlier versions, go here....

Netflix and Uber support U.S. voting rights, while fighting their own investors’ pushes for more democratic practices

Netflix Inc., Uber Technologies Inc. and some of the hundreds of big companies that signed a statement Wednesday speaking up against voting-rights restrictions oppose shareholder...

The streaming wars have a winner — in this real estate sector

Hollywood was running out of studio space even before the pandemic hit. Now after a stay-at-home year, appetite for streamed entertainment, including original content, is...

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in March 2021 — and what’s leaving

For a third month in a row, Netflix NFLX, -1.44% is light on original series (blame pandemic production delays?), but a full slate of fresh...

Here’s what’s coming to Netflix in February 2021 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. has a slew of Valentine-ey offerings coming in February, including a relationship drama starring Zendaya, the conclusion of the “To All the Boys”...

Opinion: Netflix removes one long-standing cloud for investors

Netflix Inc. had a couple of surprises in its record-breaking fourth quarter, including one that removed a long-hovering cloud for investors. After surpassing Wall Street’s...

The COVID-19 earnings recession is expected to remain, but an end may be in sight

After the holiday quarter last year snapped an earnings recession, the same is not expected this year — but it isn’t impossible, and may happen...

What will streaming bring in 2021? Here are 5 developments to watch

In 2020, most of us streamed a lot more shows than we otherwise might have, thanks to coronavirus stay-at-home orders. But the pandemic also set...

These streaming services were worth paying for in 2020 — but might not be next year

I’ve been writing a monthly streaming preview column for MarketWatch for a little more than a year now, advising readers which streaming services they should...

These 10 clunkers are my worst calls from a decade’s worth of investment advice

For those of us in the opinion writers’ trade, ‘tis the season to pound our chests for our prescience and don sackcloth and ashes for...

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in January 2021 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. has a lighter-than-usual crop of new releases scheduled for January 2021. Original offerings include Season 3 of “Cobra Kai” (date TBA), the “Karate...

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in December 2020 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. is heading into the holidays with a slate full of highly anticipated series, Oscar-hopeful movies and a ton more Christmas movies and specials....

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in November 2020 — and what’s leaving

Hope you like holiday movies, because Netflix Inc. is going all-out for Christmas in November. Looking to outdo the Hallmark Channel, Netflix NFLX, -6.92%  ...

Regal owner Cineworld to shut all theater screens, putting 45,000 jobs at risk

Shares in Cineworld plunged 57% on Monday, after the world’s second-largest movie chain confirmed it will temporarily close its cinemas in the U.K. and the...

Weekend reads: Ray Dalio on what business and political leaders must do to keep the U.S. from splintering

Ray Dalio is a billionaire fund manager. He’s an ardent capitalist but sees an imbalance that threatens the U.S., which he calls a “75-year empire”...

The stock market’s rebound is nowhere near over, and midcap exposure is probably what you need

The 2020 stock-market recovery is not all it’s cracked up to be. Even though the S&P 500 Index has hit record highs, most stocks in...

Postal Service issues have affected Netflix and Amazon

Issues at the U.S. Postal Service have created concerns about the November elections, but they have already caused headaches for some of the 2 million...

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in September 2020 — and what’s leaving

Netflix Inc. is rolling out the big names with a slate of prestige releases in September 2020. Those include Ryan Murphy’s “One Flew Over the...