Tag: Netflix

Netflix May Raise U.S. Prices, While Testing Cheaper Plans Elsewhere | Variety

Netflix May Raise U.S. Prices, While Testing Cheaper Plans Elsewhere | Variety

Netflix is gearing up to kick the tires on cheaper pricing plans in emerging markets outside the U.S. But at the same time, some on Wall Street think it has a growing amount of pricing power that could let it hike fees for American users. In a research note Monday, Piper Jaffray analysts said Netflix […]

Everything You Need to Know About Netflix Rival Disney Plus | Nasdaq

Everything You Need to Know About Netflix Rival Disney Plus | Nasdaq

Now that we have quickly reviewed the company’s fourth quarter, it’s time to dive into everything we learned about Disney’s new streaming services from the company’s conference call. First, the media conglomerate announced that it settled on a name: Disney Plus or Disney+ . The company also maintained its late 2019 launch timeline. CEO Bob […]

Netflix’s conundrum: How to succeed in India’s price-sensitive market | Best Media Info

Netflix’s conundrum: How to succeed in India’s price-sensitive market | Best Media Info

The world’s most successful OTT platform is pumping in hundreds of crores in India but success is still eluding it in the price-sensitive market. BestMediaInfo.com spoke to market experts and rival players to understand the future of the international giant in India’s exploding internet video streaming market For Netflix, the world’s largest over-the-top (OTT) player, […]

No Shortage of Ways to Bring TV Prices Down | Public Knowledge

No Shortage of Ways to Bring TV Prices Down | Public Knowledge

Virtual cable services show that it’s not impossible, provided you have a company that is willing to lose money on every subscriber for a while, which is not something you can count on forever. There’s a reason why many online video services, such as Netflix and Amazon, focus more on back-catalog and original programming, instead […]

Is Another Netflix Price Hike in the Works? | The Motley Fool

Is Another Netflix Price Hike in the Works? | The Motley Fool

Video streaming giant Netflix’s (NASDAQ:NFLX) worldwide expansion continues to progress, and one key pillar of its strategy is growing its library of original content developed specifically for various foreign markets. Populating its platform with locally produced fare should entice more subscribers in those countries, and the company plans to spend a not-insignificant fraction of its […]

Netflix’s Latest Price Test Could Be Bad News for Password Sharers | TheStreet

Netflix’s Latest Price Test Could Be Bad News for Password Sharers | TheStreet

Earlier this week, CordCutting.com and Italian site TuttoAndroid reported that Netflix is testing a pricing overhaul in European markets in which the company would launch an “Ultra” subscription plan that has the features of its current Premium plan, which costs €14 ($16.35) per month in a slew of European markets and $14 per month in the […]

Netflix tests new price increase strategy for ‘Ultra’ plan with HDR | Mashable

Netflix tests new price increase strategy for ‘Ultra’ plan with HDR | Mashable

Netflix price changes are always controversial. But luckily, it looks like the streaming company’s latest strategy for getting more money out of users won’t affect most of us (for now). The streaming giant confirmed to CNET that it has been testing out a new tier for its pricing models for select users in Europe: a […]

Netflix tests ‘Ultra’ tier that could add a higher price option  | engadget

Netflix tests ‘Ultra’ tier that could add a higher price option | engadget

Over the last few years, Netflix has slowly rolled out a series of price increases for its streaming service. After the debacle of 2011 that occurred when it announced a split between its streaming and disc service to create “Qwikster” the company has been more sensitive to potential backlash. The company’s next move could be […]

Netflix has no near-term plans to lower its pricing in India | Medianama

Netflix has no near-term plans to lower its pricing in India | Medianama

Surviving price increases Most of the international growth came as Netflix started producing larger originals outside the US like the German series Dark. So much so, that price increases across the world didn’t really impact Netflix. In the EU and Australia, Netflix raised prices by roughly a euro, around ₹100 last year. In the US, its mid-tier plan underwent […]

Not so magical: Disney raises the cost of park admission again! | WSB-TV

Not so magical: Disney raises the cost of park admission again! | WSB-TV

Disney’s new price increases Much like the airlines and a host of other industries, Disney shifted the price of a day pass based on demand back in 2015. The company created three tiers of pricing at that time — “Value,” “regular” and “peak” — and has kept them in place ever since. New pricing at the […]