A Fresh Look At eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY)


eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) closed its last session at $42.44. The stock traded within a range of $41.75 and $42.67. The company operates in the Consumer Cyclical sector with a market capitalization of 42.29 Million. Trading volume for eBay Inc. was 9.88 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has an average volume of 10.43 Million.

Company Profile

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader, which includes our Marketplace, StubHub and Classifieds platforms. Collectively, eBay connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world. The technologies and services that power platforms are designed to enable sellers worldwide to organize and offer their inventory for sale, and buyers to find and purchase it, virtually anytime and anywhere. eBay Marketplace platforms include online marketplace located at www.ebay.com, its localized counterparts and the eBay mobile apps. eBay believe that these are among the world’s largest and most vibrant marketplaces for discovering great value and unique selection. eBay StubHub platforms include online ticket platform located at www.stubhub.com, its localized counterparts, the StubHub mobile apps and Ticketbis. These platforms connect fans with their favorite sporting events, shows and artists and enable them to buy and sell tens of thousands of tickets whenever they want.

Analyst Views

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) received a Buy rating from 6 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 3 analysts say it’s a Hold while 1 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) touched its 1-Year High price of $46.99 on 02/01/18 and its 1-Year Low price of $31.89 on 04/24/17.

EPS & Financials

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.59/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $0.59/Share by a difference of $0. This showed a surprise of 0% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 33 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.53/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.55/share and a low EPS of $0.52/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $2.59 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 2.61 Billion and 2.5 Billion respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has a 20-Day average volume of 13.23 Million. According to today’s trading volume eBay Inc. is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BULLISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 5.9 Percent and Institutional ownership of 90.7 Percent. The return on assets stands at -3.9%, Return on Equity currently is -9.6% and the Return on Investment value is -5.7%.

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) gross margin percentage stands at 76.8% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 23.7 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is -10.6 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 3.24% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.47 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 15.4 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 12.45 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 23.7%. The return on invested capital is at -5.7%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 17.05.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 15.4%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 12.45% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.