Netflix Beats Estimates But Issues Light Guidance: Live Blog

TheStreet's Eric Jhonsa breaks down Netflix's fourth-quarter earnings report and 'video interview' with company executives.
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Netflix  (NFLX) - Get Report kicked off the tech earnings season on Tuesday by reporting results that beat for the fourth quarter but that were light on guidance for subscriber numbers for the first quarter. Shares alternated between slight gains and slight losses in after-hours trading.

Netflix added 8.76 million paid streaming subs during the quarter, topping guidance of 7.6 million, but its Q1 guidance for 7 million streaming paid net adds was below a consensus of 8.88 million. Revenue of $5.47 billion slightly beat a $5.45 billion consensus, while EPS of $1.30 beat a $0.52 consensus.

TheStreet's tech columnist, Eric Jhonsa, is analyzing the company's earnings report, and then the "video interview" with Netflix executives that's scheduled to begin streaming at 6 p.m. ET. To submit questions, please sign in at the top of the chat window and type in your question.