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How to buy Netflix stock

6 simple steps to owning and managing your NFLX shares.

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How to buy shares in Netflix

  1. Compare share trading platforms. If you're a beginner, look for a platform with low commissions, expert ratings and investment tools to track your portfolio. Narrow down top brands with our comparison table.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Netflix. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: NFLX. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Netflix reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At today's price of $414.94, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Netflix, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Netflix. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

INVESTMENT PRODUCTS: NOT A DEPOSIT • NOT FDIC INSURED • NO BANK GUARANTEE • MAY LOSE VALUE

Price details for Netflix (NFLX)

Open $417.46 Previous close $413.44
High $420.24 Change $1.5
Low $412.42 Change % 0.363%
Close $414.94 Timestamp 1590767880
Volume N/A GMT offset 0

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Netflix company summary

Information last updated 2020-05-29.

Netflix (NFLX) is a leading Entertainment business based in the USA. Netflix (NFLX) is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 8600 staff.

Profile

Industry Entertainment Currency symbol $
Code NFLX Country name USA
Type Common Stock Country ISO US
Name Netflix, Inc ISIN US64110L1061
Exchange NASDAQ CUSIP 64110L106
Currency code USD Sector Communication Services
Currency name US Dollar Full-time employees 8600

Detailed company information

Netflix, Inc. provides subscription streaming entertainment service. It offers TV series, documentaries, and feature films across various genres and languages. The company provides members the ability to receive streaming content through a host of Internet-connected screens, including TVs, digital video players, television set-top boxes, and mobile devices. It also provides DVDs-by-mail membership services. The company has approximately 167 million paid members in 190 countries. Netflix, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Los Gatos, California.

When does Netflix's fiscal year end?

Netflix's fiscal year ends in December.

Where is Netflix based?

In the USA. Netflix's address is 100 Winchester Circle, Los Gatos, CA, United States, 95032.

What is Netflix's international securities identification number?

Netflix's ISIN is US64110L1061.

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