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Netflix (NFLX) subscribers grow 27% in Q2; stock falls on earnings miss

Video streaming giant Netfllix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) reported a 25% growth in second-quarter revenues as the company continued to expand its subscriber base. Meanwhile, earnings missed Wall Street’s prediction and the stock declined on Thursday evening following the announcement.

Netflix Q2 2020 Earnings Infographic

At 192.95 million, the number of global paid members was up 27.3% from the year-ago period. Total revenues surged 25% annually to $6.15 billion.

Looking forward to listening to management/analysts’ comments on Q2 results? Stay tuned here for Netflix’s Q2 2020 earnings call transcript  

Second-quarter net income was $720 million or $1.59 per share, compared to $271 million or $0.60 per share last year. While revenues topped the estimates, earnings missed.

Netflix’s stock dropped during Thursday’s after-hours trading session, after closing the regular session higher.

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