Netflix Fourth Quarter Earnings Sneak Peek

Wall St. Revenue Expectations: Analysts are projecting a rise of 6.7% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $934.4 million.

Analyst Ratings: There are mostly holds on the stock with 17 of 28 analysts surveyed giving that rating.

Key Stats:

The company enters this earnings announcement with substantial revenue momentum. The company has averaged year-over-year revenue growth of 22.7% over the last four quarters.

Balance Sheet Analysis: The company’s current ratio of assets to liabilities came in at 1.39 last quarter. The current ratio is an indication of a firm’s liquidity and ability to meet creditor demands and generally, for every dollar the company owes in the short term, it has that figure available in assets that can be converted to cash in the short term. The company regressed in this liquidity measure from 1.43 in the second quarter to the last quarter driven in part by an increase in liabilities. Current liabilities increased 6.6% to $1.6 billion while assets rose 4.1% to $2.23 billion.

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(Company fundamentals by Xignite Financials. Earnings estimates provided by Zacks)