eBay Inc. (EBAY) - NASDAQ
  • Aug. 31, 2011, 8:06 AM
    EBAY expects Asia to account for about a third of the firm's overall sales in the future, as the firm looks to make strategic acquisitions in Japan and China. An EBAY exec warns the buying spree could be slow, adding "every acquisition will have challenges in terms of integration whether it's physical or technical." Shares -1% premarket.
    | Aug. 31, 2011, 8:06 AM
  • Aug. 17, 2011, 4:19 PM

    Amazon (AMZN) registered an impressive 282M visitors in June, according to comScore's latest ranking of retail and auction sites by traffic. The number of visitors translates into a reach of 20.4% of the world's internet audience, placing AMZN ahead of eBay (EBAY) 16.2%, Alibaba (ALBCF.PK) 11.3% and Apple (AAPL) 9.7%.

    | Aug. 17, 2011, 4:19 PM | 2 Comments
  • Aug. 12, 2011, 4:17 PM

    Could loaning funds to the world's working poor gather steam as an investment idea? Microfinance sites - including one from eBay (EBAY) - hope so as they offer investors a chance to fund loans to third world entrepreneurs with returns as high as 6%. So far, a repayment rate of 98% on microfinance loans beats most U.S. loans by just a tad.

    | Aug. 12, 2011, 4:17 PM | 2 Comments
  • Aug. 3, 2011, 1:02 PM
    EBAY launches an iOS app for its Instant Sale program - allowing consumers to sell their electronic gadgets ... from their electronic gadgets. It's another step in the firm's mobile strategy, where apps generated $2B in revenue in 2010, a number eBay hopes to double this year.
    | Aug. 3, 2011, 1:02 PM | 1 Comment
  • Aug. 2, 2011, 4:59 PM

    eBay (EBAY) claims to have replaced 100TB of hard drive storage with a solid-state drive (SSD) solution from startup Nimbus, producing major power savings and performance gains. A migration on this scale demonstrates the opportunity before SSD vendors such as SNDK, OCZ, and STEC, and the challenge faced by incumbents STX and WDC.

    | Aug. 2, 2011, 4:59 PM
  • Aug. 1, 2011, 9:19 AM

    The mobile payments space continues to heat up: Verizon (VZ) is partnering with American Express (AXP) to enable quick payments, and white-hot startup Square now expects to process $8M/day in transactions by October. Google (GOOG) and eBay's (EBAY) PayPal unit both have lofty ambitions for the mobile payments market.

    | Aug. 1, 2011, 9:19 AM
  • Jul. 28, 2011, 3:36 PM

    Overstock.com (OSTK) isn't sharing in eBay (EBAY) and Amazon's (AMZN) Q2 success: shares are down 9.7% after the company reported Q2 revenue and EPS of $235M (up just 2% Y/Y) and -$0.34, below a consensus of $242.1M and -$0.17. Free cash flow for the quarter was -$16.7M. (PR)

    | Jul. 28, 2011, 3:36 PM
  • Jul. 27, 2011, 2:02 PM
    Hacker Anonymous' report boasting of over 35K Paypal subscriber cancellations needs to be put into perspective. The company currently has over 100M active registered accounts, which means, so far, the boycott is barely a blip on Paypal's radar. (EBAY -2.3%).
    | Jul. 27, 2011, 2:02 PM | 1 Comment
  • Jul. 27, 2011, 1:27 PM
    After earlier hijacking attempts failed, hacker groups Lulz Security and Anonymous are now calling for a boycott of Ebay's (EBAY -2%) PayPal, saying they aim to punish the company for withholding WikiLeaks donations. So far, the group says more than 35,000 users have closed their accounts.
    | Jul. 27, 2011, 1:27 PM | 5 Comments
  • Jul. 26, 2011, 9:43 AM

    American Apparel (APP +9.7%) jumps after announcing plans to sell its products on eBay (EBAY +0.3%) as part of an effort to expand into new markets and open new distribution channels.

    | Jul. 26, 2011, 9:43 AM
  • Jul. 21, 2011, 2:09 PM

    Barclays maintains an Equalweight rating on eBay (EBAY +3.1%), and raises the price target for shares to $38 from $36 finding eBay's mobile payment and POS initiatives both "promising" and "intangible." The firm raises estimates on FY'11 EPS to $2.01 from $1.96, and FY'12 EPS to $2.39 from $2.26.

    | Jul. 21, 2011, 2:09 PM
  • Jul. 20, 2011, 5:12 PM
    EBAY earnings call is underway. Listen here, or follow on twitter. Shares -2% AH.
    | Jul. 20, 2011, 5:12 PM
  • Jul. 20, 2011, 4:32 PM
    eBay (EBAY): Q2 non-GAAP EPS of $0.48, beats by $0.02. Revenue of $2.8B (+25% Y/Y), beats by $190M. Expects FQ3 revenue of $2.85B-$2.95B, ahead of $2.68B consensus. Expects FQ3 EPS of of $0.46-$0.47, below $0.48 consensus. Expects FY11 revenue of $11.3B-$11.6B and EPS of $1.97-$2.00, above $10.9B and $1.96 consensus. Shares +0.3% AH. (PR)
    | Jul. 20, 2011, 4:32 PM
  • Jul. 20, 2011, 4:26 PM
    eBay (EBAY): Q2 EPS of $0.48 beats by $0.02. Revenue of $2.76B (+25% Y/Y). Shares +2.1% AH. (PR)
    | Jul. 20, 2011, 4:26 PM
  • Jul. 20, 2011, 12:10 AM

    Notable earnings before Wednesday's close: AF, AMLN, AXP, CA, CAKE, CYS, EBAY, ETFC, EWBC, FFIV, INTC, NE, NFX, QCOM, RHI, SLM, STX, TEX, XLNX

    | Jul. 20, 2011, 12:10 AM
  • Jul. 19, 2011, 5:33 PM

    The FBI arrests 16 individuals on charges of involvement with the cyber attack on PayPal's (EBAY) website by the hacker group "Anonymous." The attack was allegedly made as retribution for PayPal's termination of Wikileaks' donation account.

    | Jul. 19, 2011, 5:33 PM | 3 Comments
Company Description
eBay, Inc. operates as a commerce leader company including Marketplace, StubHub, and Classifieds platforms. It engages in the provision of investments and acquisitions to help enable commerce on platforms for buyers and sellers online or on mobile devices. It includes marketing services,... More
Sector: Services
Industry: Catalog & Mail Order Houses
Country: United States