|Bid||0.00 x 4000|
|Ask||0.00 x 1000|
|Day's Range||29.45 - 29.75|
|52 Week Range||29.43 - 38.21|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.08|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.68%|
Netflix (NFLX) added ~5.87 million streaming members in the international markets in the third quarter. In an earnings letter to shareholders, Netflix (NFLX) stated that the international subscriber additions of 5.87 million were ~32.0% higher year-over-year on the back of its focus on the international market. Netflix’s international streaming revenues soared ~48.7% year-over-year to $1.97 billion in the third quarter.
Netflix (NFLX) is the global leader in movie and TV streaming services. The company invests in original content to grow its subscriber base. In the third quarter, Netflix’s global subscriber base reached 137.1 million and is expected to reach 146.5 million at the end of the fourth quarter.
India, referred to as "the jewel in the crown" in the days of the British Empire due to its strategic location and exotic foods, is an emerging market often overlooked by investors. According to a CNN article, the Indian government attributed the robust economic growth to a sharp spike in manufacturing and construction. "Indian GDP growth beat most expectations in [the latest quarter] and is likely to continue expanding rapidly over the coming months," Shilan Shah, India economist at Capital Economics, told CNN.
According to research firm Dell’Oro Group, Ericsson (ERIC) is the leader in the global evolved packet core (or EPC) market. Its research report states that Ericsson’s share in EPC is higher than China’s (FXI) Huawei.
The demand for gold in India (INDA) was lukewarm in the first half of the year, mainly due to stronger equity markets and higher gold prices measured in rupees. This event caused local gold prices to rise, even with the price decline measured in US dollars. According to the latest Assocham-World Gold Council (or WGC) report, the gold demand in India is likely to surge 25% in the second half due to the improved purchasing power of farmers.
Central banks have been net buyers of gold (SGOL) since the beginning of the financial crisis of 2008. According to Atsuko Whitehouse at BullionVault, “Central banks are buying gold for their reserves at the fastest pace in 6 years.” Macquarie reports that a total of 264 tons have been added to the official-sector gold holdings in the first nine months of the year. As usual, the central banks of Russia (RSX), Turkey, and Kazakhstan were leading the pack.
On October 3, Amazon (AMZN) announced a new device, the Fire TV Stick 4K. It will cost $49.99 and be available in North America on October 31 and in India (INDA) and the United Kingdom on November 14.
West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil and Brent North Sea (Brent) oil are based on the same underlying commodity: a black liquid that can be heated, or refined, to make many products that we burn for energy. The difference between WTI crude oil prices – which is the cost of U.S. oil – and Brent crude oil prices – the cost of oil produced outside the U.S. – was supposed to disappear after the U.S. began allowing oil exports in 2016. The difference, or spread, between the two crude oil prices was just 20 cents in January 2016.
The following originally appeared on Tradestation's Market Insights blog A sharp dichotomy has appeared in emerging markets as Asia struggles and oil rallies. The iShares MSCI India ETF (NYSE: INDA ) is ...
Indian markets and country-specific ETFs retreated Friday after Yes Bank Ltd. and Dwan Housing Financing Corp. shares plummeted and dragged down the whole financial sector. On Friday, the iShares MSCI ...
The developing markets have been whipsawed by a mix of a strong dollar, rising interest rates and trade concerns. The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) fell 9.3%, iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEMG) dropped 8.9% and JPMorgan Diversified Return Emerging Markets Equity ETF (JPEM) declined 6.1% so far this year. J.P. Morgan's Nicolas Aguzin argued that if you're a long-term, strategic investor, it's worth looking at emerging market returns, pointing to positive fundamentals but adding that valuations could still fall further due to market sentiment and the perception of trouble, CNBC reports.
The SPDR Gold Trust ETF (GLD) has fallen ~8.4% year-to-date and ~11.5% from its April peak. September is usually a stronger month for gold after the summer doldrums. In this September, however, investors could remain in a wait-and-see mode until the Federal Reserve’s September 25–26 meeting is over.
The demand for gold in India (INDA) for most of 2018 has been muted. While gold prices (GLD) have fallen, Indian investors haven’t been able to take full advantage of the fall. Along with declining gold prices, the Indian rupee has also lost value against the US dollar (USDU).
It's getting harder to ignore the risk of contagion in emerging markets that many investors have been pushing aside, even as conditions in Argentina and Turkey have worsened. The news out of emerging markets this week has been decidedly glum. South Africa unexpectedly dipped into recession in the second quarter, with weak growth exacerbating continued jitters about the rand and raising the risk of a credit downgrade.
India ETFs have been among the stronger areas of the emerging markets, shrugging off the global trade fears, as the economy expanded at the fastest pace in eight quarter. Over the past three months, the ...
Online retail giant Amazon (AMZN) has been trying to grab a share of India’s (INDA) growing payments market through Amazon Pay, its payments arm. Amazon Pay has reportedly acquired India’s Tapzo app in a cash-and-stock deal worth $30 million–$40 million. Currently, Tapzo allows users to access ~35 apps, including Flipkart, Amazon, Uber, and Ola, which will boost Amazon’s offerings.
India (INDA) is a growing market for US technology giants. Indians have been increasingly using Internet services due to the availability of low-cost smartphones, reasonable data plans, and improvement in network coverage. That has opened up ample growth opportunities for streaming services and digital payments companies.
Is It a Good Time to Look at Gold? In a report released on August 23, the World Gold Council (or WGC) discussed why gold prices (GLD) could rebound after the recent sell-off. In this part, we’ll discuss WGC’s major arguments and analyze if these factors can really help gold prices in the rest of 2018.
Facebook and Twitter are suspending malicious accounts to safeguard their platforms ahead of the global elections. President Donald Trump said in a Reuters interview that it is “very dangerous” for them to silence users on their platforms.
At the Federal Reserve’s annual economic policy symposium this week, Fed chair Jerome Powell is also expected to talk about continuing trade issues, especially between the United States and China, and the impact they might have on the future monetary policy. Another issue that has recently gained importance is the health of emerging markets (EEM), especially after the Turkey crisis had the makings of a contagion. Equity investors are pulling money out of emerging markets into the United States.
India (INDA) is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world and is increasingly moving toward digitalization. According to a McKinsey report, India is pegged to be a $1 trillion digital economy by 2025. Local established players, as well as US tech giants, are thus making efforts to push into the potential digital growth opportunity in India.