Rumor: Amazon Buys Netflix

Posted: Jun 7 2007, 7:10am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 2:13am CDT, in News | Technology News

 

Rumor: Amazon buys Netflix
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Shares of Netflix Inc. jumped Wednesday because of a rumor that Amazon.com Inc. would buy the DVD rental service.

Analysts expect that Amazon would have to pay about $1.5 billion for Netflix.Netflix and Blockbuster are battling hard for leadership in the DVD rental by mail business.
Amazon and Netflix combined would be a tough nut to crack for Blockbuster.
Via this AP story on Yahoo!.

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