Amazon to bid for Netflix

<p>Amazon is rumoured to be interesting in buying the US DVD rental company Netflix, with the latter&#39;s share price fuelled as a result of the speculation, reports Reuters. The share rose 6%, but some analysts dismissed the talk as unlikely.</p><p>&quot;The rumour machine continues to buzz today and the latest is that Amazon.com will buy Netflix Inc. Check out any news source to see that these rumors are unfounded,&rdquo; said Andrew Wilkinson, senior market analyst at Interactive Brokers Group. He added, however, that the fact that Netflix was higher on a day when the broad markets were down &ldquo;raises some suspicion&rdquo;.</p>