Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in case they're material to our investing thesis.
What: Second verse, same as the first. As the trading week winds down to a close, Redbox provider Coinstar
So what: Great news, huh? So why's the stock down 13%?
Now what: In a word: Netflix
Rick summarizes Coinstar's problem: As revenue growth decelerates from 55% earlier this year, to 31% in Q4, the "once-juicy ... kiosk model is starting to become unhinged." Or more succinctly, Coinstar is just a few kiosks away from becoming Blockbuster.
Will Coinstar turn around, or fall to the ground? Add it to your watchlist by clicking here.
Fool contributor Rich Smith owns shares of Activision. Amazon.com, Activision Blizzard, and Netflix are Motley Fool Stock Advisor picks. Motley Fool Options has recommended a synthetic long position on Activision Blizzard. The Fool owns shares of Activision Blizzard. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.