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3 Reasons to Sell Your Netflix Stock Now

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There’s no denying Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) has been one of the hottest stories of the past decade. Not only did the company create and then dominate a whole new category of consumer services, NFLX stock has gained nearly 3,000% over the course of the past ten years.

As they say though, nothing lasts forever. While Netflix had the early advantage of having no peers and therefore didn’t face any cost-control questions from owners of NFLX shares, now — with alternatives and competition popping up left and right — many of the company’s past missteps are coming back to haunt it.

Indeed, there are three headwinds that could soon collectively overwhelm Netflix, meaning now would be a great time to lock in any profits you may have yet to book on Netflix stock.

While Netflix has the same basic hurdles and solutions most other companies process on a fairly regular basis, there are three specific problems CEO Reed Hastings isn’t going to be able to readily resolve. They may well knock NFLX stock off of its perch on a permanent basis.

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