Netflix Inc., the world’s largest subscription streaming service, will report after markets close today that its U.S. Web subscribers rose to 33.1 million in the fourth quarter, according to a survey of analysts.
Nintendo Co., working to prove it can still succeed by marrying its hardware to exclusive software, began selling the Wii U console amid tight supplies and delays in implementing a new TV-viewing service.
Netflix Inc., the largest subscription-video service, rose as much as 4.3 percent after a Wall Street analyst reversed his negative view of the company and recommended buying the shares for the first time.
Netflix Inc. is poised to pass HBO in paid U.S. subscribers, showing Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings is making progress toward a goal of transforming the streaming service to a Web-based television network.
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc., the studio that made “Shrek” a household name more than a decade ago, releases the 3-D feature “The Croods” today trying to regain lost luster in a crowded market for family films.