BTIG Research: What Would Comcast Buy If TWC Deal Fails?

With Netflix now at a $30 billion market cap with most of its profits reinvested in overseas expansion, acquiring Netflix would be massively dilutive to Comcast shareholders.  However, Netflix has no control shareholders and we have to imagine the board would listen to a truly compelling offer from Comcast.  Tech is hard and traditional media companies are simply not offering best-in-class apps across an array of devices.  With consumers increasingly interested in ad-free streaming, Netflix could provide Comcast with an incredible team and platform to learn from, which could accelerate Comcast’s virtual MVPD efforts.

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