Netflix viewer numbers falls as the end of lockdown nears

Netlfix has seen its subscription numbers rise by four million paying users in the first quarter compared to a record 15.8 million a year ago. Shares have dropped by 11% after subscriptions grew by a weaker than expected four million at the start of this year following a record 2020.  Netflix blamed the “big COVID-19 pull forward” it experienced in 2020 as well as production delays caused by the outbreak – resulting in a weaker content offering – for its falling short.

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