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Netflix got even more people to sign up and its investors are cheering

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Netflix got even more people to sign up and its investors are cheering

, USA TODAY Published 4:42 p.m. ET April 16, 2018 | Updated 4:55 p.m. ET April 16, 2018 Netflix shares surged after the online streaming services company raked in more subscribers with original content like Altered Carbon and Marvel's Jessica Jones. The Los Gatos, Calif. company added 7.41 million new subscribers, topping its own forecasts of 6.35 million.  Revenue jumped 43% to $3.6 billion, in line with forecasts, while net income rose to $290 million from $178 million.  Netflix's adjusted earnings of 64 cents compared to 63 cents expected by analysts surveyed by S&P Global Market Intelligence. "Our job is to spend this money wisely to increase our members' delight," the company said in a quarterly