Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 1.98% to $140.11. Netflix (NFLX) along with Amazon (AMZN) are still going strong at Sundance, spending millions on content acquisitions. Netflix grabbed the global rights to drama narrative feature film “To the Bone” on Tuesday for $8 million, per Variety. The film, which stars Lily Collins and Keanu Reeves, follows a 20-year-old anorexic girl who attempts to get the medical help she needs at a group home.
The Los Gatos, California-based company also bought the fest’s closing-night film, acquiring worldwide rights to “The Incredible Jessica James,” which stars Jessica Williams as a playwright trying to get over a breakup. The movie will be branded as a Netflix original film, per Variety.
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) has partnered with other distributors to make additional acquisitions. The company joined with Vertical Entertainment to purchase “Berlin Syndrome” for low-to-mid seven figures, according to IndieWire. The film follows an Australian photographer who has a romantic encounter with a man in Berlin and soon finds herself locked in his apartment. Netflix will get the streaming rights to the film. The share price of NFLX attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 2.49%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 75.25% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -2.34%.
Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE:NLSN) [Trend Analysis] surged reacts as active mover, shares an increase 0.39% to traded at $40.70 and the percentage gap between open changing to regular change was 0.35%. Nielsen (NYSE:NLSN) declared that Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC), a leading media company that reaches and engages U.S. Latinos across acculturation levels and media, has signed a multi-year renewal contract for Nielsen’s Local Television Measurement. Nielsen will provide TV measurement services to all of Entravision’s 56 televisions stations with the majority located in 20 of the top 50 Hispanic markets. Entravision is the largest affiliate group of both the Univision and UniMás television networks.
“Audiences are consuming more content than ever before, whether through our television stations, radio stations, websites or social media,” said Jeffery Liberman, Chief Operating Officer of Entravision. “Nielsen provides best-in-class services to help us market to all sections of our audiences, and allow our advertisers to reach sought-after consumers.”
“Entravision is a leader at embracing how consumers enjoy local content, whether in the home, on the go, or on new viewing platforms like smartphones and mobile devices,” said Jeff Wender, Managing Director for Nielsen Local Media. The firm’s current ratio calculated as 1.00 for the most recent quarter. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 2.35 and price to cash ratio remained 33.02. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 13.60% and return on investment was 6.00% while its return on asset stayed at 3.80%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 1.87.