Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) is paying an undisclosed sum to connect directly to Comcast's (NASDAQ:CMCSA) network. Does the deal make sense? And did Walt Walt Disney's (NYSE:DIS) Marvel Studios first trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy position the film for box office success? Ellen Bowman, Nathan Alderman, and Tim Beyers have these stories plus a Foolish tribute to the late Harold Ramis in this week's episode of "1-Up on Wall Street."
Tim Beyers first began writing for the Fool in 2003. Today, he's a full-time analyst for Motley Fool Rule Breakers and leads the Odyssey 2 portfolio for Motley Fool Supernova. He's also a regular on many of Tom Gardner's Discovery services, including the Partnership Portfolio and Moneymakers Portfolio. At Fool.com, he writes about the stocks he researches for members, which usually means diving into disruptive ideas in technology and entertainment. Contact him at email@example.com.
- Mar 1, 2014 at 12:00PM
- Consumer Goods