More on ChannelAdvisor data: eBay tracking in-line after all says Piper

|About: eBay Inc. (EBAY)|By:, SA News Editor

Piper Jaffray dissects the most recent sales data dump from ChannelAdvisor to find eBay (EBAY) is tracking toward in-line with analyst estimates for December.

The investment firm notes the comparable periods this year are causing some distortions which are exaggerating reported sales trends. Piper calls out that the recent data set includes the pre-Christmas e-commerce lull whereas in last year's comparable the lull is rolled into the next week.

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