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Headlines, hikes and honors – a wild week in the world of Netflix

Netflix came out with its fourth quarter and full year 2018 results last week just hours after Faultline Online Reporter went to press. Missing the boat isn’t always a negative though, gifting us extra time to dwell on the latest figures while others rushed to condemn the lower than expected domestic subscriber uptake, in the wake of the ill-received news of this quarter’s US price hikes. But first of all, achieving subscriber growth of 8.8 million was still a record quarter for the company, not that the majority of headlines would want anyone to know that, as Netflix fell short of its own projection of 9.4 million subscriber adds. Now the dust has settled, a number of conflicting reports and…

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