When Netflix reports second-quarter earnings later today, financial analysts will look to the company not just to give an update on its financials, but to give some clarity into its future. With an ambitious plan to expand into 43 Latin America countries and a dramatic change to its pricing plans, Netflix has a lot of big changes expected in the second half.
While the company has given some details about these plans in press releases and blog posts, this will be the first time that management publicly faces analyst questions and provides a clear view into how the changes will affect future growth. Here’s what to look for in the management commentary and analyst Q&A, as Netflix CEO Reed Hastings seek to quell investor fears about over-extending itself abroad and customer churn at home.
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