The Netflix managed to recover the growth of its subscriber base in the third quarter. The Service streaming videos won 50% more subscribers than expected in the period, driven by the popularity of shows like Stranger Things in markets outside the United States, a country where the company managed to keep its customer base despite raise prices.
were added about 3.2 million new subscribers in markets outside the US in the third quarter, above the average of 2.01 million estimated by analysts. Considering only the US, the company added 370,000 customers compared to an average expectation of analysts of 309,000, according to market research firm FactSet StreetAccount.
The company has grown to more than 130 markets around the world, including most countries except China. The company said on Monday, 17, who was giving up to launch services in the Asian country in the short term, opting to license programs for modest income.
According Netflix, it will raise investment in content in 2017 to $ 6 billion, an increase of $ 1 billion in relation to that applied this year. “We will continue investing in content for a long time,” said the chief executive of Netflix, Reed Hastings.
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