Netflix and Amazon.com are at each other's throats in the battle over the emerging online video market. But there's another area where the two companies couldn't be closer: the cloud. Fool contributor Demitrios Kalogeropoulos discusses this two-sided relationship in the video below, and points to another company for investors to watch for in the cloud services sector.

The tumultuous performance of Netflix shares since the summer of 2011 has caused headaches for many devoted shareholders. 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 The Motley Fool 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. The report includes a full year of updates to cover critical new developments, so make sure to click here and claim a copy today.


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The article Why Netflix Loves Amazon originally appeared on Fool.com.

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