CHART OF THE DAY: Hulu Is Coming After Netflix

button more charts
button chart prev
button chart next

The rise of Hulu threatens to derail Netflix’s successful transition from DVDs to web streaming, warns Citi analyst Mark Mahaney in a research report.

Mahaney writes, “We continue to believe that Netflix’s ability to successfully manage the shift to digital over the next 5-10 years will be the biggest determinant of its intrinsic value.”

So far, Netflix is still much more compelling than Hulu thanks to its DVD and streaming offerings, but long term, the “exponential growth” at, coupled with its new premium offering is a big competitive threat.

chart of the day, netflix, hulu, july 2010

Follow the Chart Of The Day on Twitter:

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at