What Netflix (NFLX) Investors Need to Know

Netflix logged a 1.1% change during today's evening session, and is now trading at a price of $424.71 per share. On average, analysts give it a target price of $433.98.

Netflix, Inc. provides entertainment services. It offers TV series, documentaries, feature films, and mobile games across various genres and languages. The large-cap company is based in the United States.

Make Sure to Consider the Following Before Buying Netflix:

  • Netflix has moved 58.0% over the last year.

  • NFLX has a forward P/E ratio of 28.8 based on its EPS guidance of 14.77.

  • Over the last 6 years, earnings per share (EPS) have been growing at a compounded average rate of 24.6%.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.53.

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 8.41

Netflix Has Irregular Cash Flows

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 6,055,145 378,513 5,676,632 250.73
2022 2,026,257 407,729 1,618,528 1326.39
2021 392,610 524,585 -131,975 -106.84
2020 2,427,077 497,923 1,929,154 161.43
2019 -2,887,322 253,035 -3,140,357 -10.02
2018 -2,680,479 173,946 -2,854,425

Netflix's free cash flows have a decent average of $516.26 Million over the last 6 years, but they are highly variable since their coefficient of variability is 213.6%. The compounded average growth rate over this period is 20.0%.

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