Netflix tops 200 million subscribers for the first time


(Associated Press) – Netflix ended last year with more than 200 million subscribers.

The streaming giant is also saying it added a record 37 million subscribers in 2020 powered by people being left homebound by the pandemic.

Company shares were up 12 percent in after hours trading.

However, the streaming service began this year by increasing its price to 14 dollars a month.

It is the first price hike since 2019.

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