Shares of Netflix exploded 70% after it released its quarterly earnings. In this video, Motley Fool consumer goods bureau chief Isaac Pino takes a look at the fundamentals of the company, and tells us the content deals he likes that Netflix has been making, but says that he is suspicious of the business model as a whole. While Netflix does still have the first-mover advantage, the barriers to entry are so low that it may not have that advantage for long.

The precipitous drop in Netflix shares since the summer of 2011 has caused many shareholders to lose hope. While the company's first-mover status is often viewed as a competitive advantage, the opportunities in streaming media have brought some new, deep-pocketed rivals looking for their piece of a growing pie. Can Netflix fend off this burgeoning competition, and will its international growth aspirations really pay off? These are must-know issues for investors, which is why we've released a brand-new premium report on Netflix. Inside, you'll learn about the key opportunities and risks facing the company, as well as reasons to buy or sell the stock. We're also offering a full year of updates as key news hits, so make sure to click here and claim a copy today.


The article Is Netflix Back in a Big Way? originally appeared on Fool.com.

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