eBay Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.44 (+0.59 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 04:05 PM ET)
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Volume426,861 shs
Average Volume7.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$48.38 billion
P/E Ratio3.97
Dividend Yield1.01%
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About eBay

eBay, Inc. operates as a commerce company. The company platforms include online marketplace and its localized counterparts, including off-platform businesses in South Korea, Japan, and Turkey, as well as eBay's suite of mobile apps. The company technologies and services are designed to give buyers choice and a breadth of relevant inventory and to enable sellers worldwide to organize and offer their inventory for sale, virtually anytime and anywhere. The company was founded by Pierre M. Omidyar in September 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.


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Overall MarketRank

2.98 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

12th out of 263 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

4th out of 134 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is eBay a buy right now?

22 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for eBay in the last year. There are currently 12 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" eBay stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EBAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than eBay?

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Are investors shorting eBay?

eBay saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 30th, there was short interest totaling 31,740,000 shares, an increase of 15.0% from the July 15th total of 27,590,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,090,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.5 days. Currently, 4.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is eBay's next earnings date?

eBay is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
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How were eBay's earnings last quarter?

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 11th. The e-commerce company reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83 by $0.16. The e-commerce company earned $2.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.64 billion. eBay had a net margin of 115.40% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 38.34%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.02 EPS.
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How has eBay's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

eBay's stock was trading at $34.83 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EBAY stock has increased by 113.7% and is now trading at $74.42.
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How often does eBay pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for eBay?

eBay announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 11th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, September 17th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 31st.
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Is eBay a good dividend stock?

eBay pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.01%. The dividend payout ratio of eBay is 24.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, eBay will have a dividend payout ratio of 19.20% next year. This indicates that eBay will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will eBay's stock buyback program work?

eBay announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, August 11th 2021, which allows the company to buyback $3,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 6.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has eBay issued on next quarter's earnings?

eBay updated its third quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, September, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.860-$0.900 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.900. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.42 billion-$2.47 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.89 billion.

What price target have analysts set for EBAY?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for eBay's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate eBay's stock price to reach $72.59 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.5%.
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Who are eBay's key executives?

eBay's management team includes the following people:
  • Jamie Iannone, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Stephen J. Priest, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Mazen Rawashdeh, Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Molly Finn, Chief Compliance Officer & Vice President
  • Marie Oh Huber, Secretary, Chief Legal Officer & Senior VP

Who are some of eBay's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of eBay own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other eBay investors own include Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), PayPal (PYPL), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU) and Starbucks (SBUX).

What is eBay's stock symbol?

eBay trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EBAY."

Who are eBay's major shareholders?

eBay's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.25%), FMR LLC (4.96%), State Street Corp (4.30%), Baupost Group LLC MA (2.19%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.54%). Company insiders that own eBay stock include Andrew John Cring, Anthony John Bates, Brian J Doerger, Jae Hyun Lee, Kristin A Yetto, Marie Oh Huber, Pete Thompson, Robert Holmes Swan and Wendy Elizabeth Jones.
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Which institutional investors are selling eBay stock?

EBAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baupost Group LLC MA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., M&T Bank Corp, AKO Capital LLP, Man Group plc, Invesco Ltd., and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold eBay company stock in the last year include Andrew John Cring, Anthony John Bates, Brian J Doerger, Marie Oh Huber, Pete Thompson, Robert Holmes Swan, and Wendy Elizabeth Jones.
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Which institutional investors are buying eBay stock?

EBAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Maj Invest Holding A S, Amundi, BlackRock Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Susquehanna International Group LLP, Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, and Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec.
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How do I buy shares of eBay?

Shares of EBAY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is eBay's stock price today?

One share of EBAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.42.

How much money does eBay make?

eBay has a market capitalization of $48.38 billion and generates $10.27 billion in revenue each year. The e-commerce company earns $5.67 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.93 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does eBay have?

eBay employs 12,700 workers across the globe.

Does eBay have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of eBay: and, Alando,, Bill Me Later, BillSAFE, Billpoint, Blackthorne, Braintree, Bureau Of Trade, Butterfield & Butterfield,, Cargigi, Corrigon, Cox Automotive Media Solutions, Craigslist,, EachNet, Expertmaker, Fraud Sciences, GSI Commerce, Giosis, GittiGidiyor, Gumtree,, Internet Auction Co., Kruse International, Loquo, Marktplaats B.V.,,,, MissionFish,,, PayPal, PhiSix Fashion Labs, Positronic Inc., Precision Buying Service, Qoo10, RedLaser,, SalesPredict,, Shutl, Skype Limited, StumbleUpon, Svpply, TWICE, Terapeak, The Gifts Project, Ticket Utils Inc., Ticketbis, Tradera,, Vivanuncios, Where Inc., Zong, Zvents, alaMaula, brands4friends, &, eBay (UK) Limited, eBay Classifieds Denmark ApS, eBay Classifieds Holding B.V., eBay GmbH, eBay International AG, eBay International Treasury Center 2 Sarl, eBay International Treasury Center Sarl, eBay Israel Holding Ltd., eBay KTA (UK) Limited, eBay Korea Co. Ltd., eBay Korea Holding GmbH, eBay Marketplaces GmbH, iBazar,, and GmbH.

When was eBay founded?

eBay was founded in 1995.

What is eBay's official website?

The official website for eBay is

Where are eBay's headquarters?

eBay is headquartered at 2025 HAMILTON AVENUE, SAN JOSE CA, 95125.

How can I contact eBay?

eBay's mailing address is 2025 HAMILTON AVENUE, SAN JOSE CA, 95125. The e-commerce company can be reached via phone at (408) 376-7008 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by Staff
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