eBay's Value Is A Trap

Aug. 10, 2022 7:30 AM ETeBay Inc. (EBAY)27 Comments
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Colin Tedards


  • Company looks cheap on paper.
  • But it's expensive considering the hurdles for growth are high.
  • A "PayPal like" acquisition also seems unlikely with limited resources.
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If you've been an investor in eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) stock over the past decade, my condolences to your portfolio.

Total return on eBay stock over the past 10 years on virtually every time frame lags the total return of the S&P

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Host of The Investor Channel on YouTube. Husband and father of 2. I started investing in 1997. Twice a week you can catch me teaching Finance & Economics to middle school kids.

Disclosure: I/we have a beneficial long position in the shares of TSLA, AMZN either through stock ownership, options, or other derivatives. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

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