Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Wed 24 Apr (In 55 Days). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at $0.63 per share. In the preceding quarter, the company reportedly generated EPS of $0.71 per share of its common stock. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has an operating margin of 20.70%, a profit margin of 23.50% and a gross margin of 77.80%.
Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Most recently, on January 30th, 2019, The Benchmark Company Reiterated a Buy rating. Before that, on January 30th, 2019, Susquehanna Reiterated to Positive. Raymond James Reiterated a Outperform rating on January 30th, 2019, Citigroup Reiterated an Buy rating on January 30th, 2019, and BofA/Merrill Reiterated a Neutral rating on January 23rd, 2019.
At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 902.44M shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 33.53B. In the last trading day, 7,455,214 shares of eBay Inc. were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 14.21M shares per day of trading.
If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by $0.17 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of +0.46% and a moving average of 37.39. In the past 20 days, its price changed by $3.07 (which is +9.01%) and the stock’s moving average was 36.15. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of EBAY changed by $8.24 (which is +28.50%) and demonstrated a moving average of 32.49.
Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 65.79%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 80.55% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 88.36%. Using a similar metric, eBay Inc. (EBAY) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 75.66% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 84.28% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 90.57%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was 0.23 over the past 9 days, 0.66 over the past two weeks, and 1.22 in the last 20 days.
As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $37.15 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $44.30 and a low of $26.01. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.
The Vanguard Group Inc purchased more shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 64,356,459 shares of the company’s stock following the addition of 158,460 to this investor’s holdings during the three-month period. This share count represents that The Vanguard Group Inc now held 7.03% stake in eBay Inc. (EBAY)’s shares.
Just in the most recent trading day, eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) experienced a high price of $37.5 and low point of $37.1. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 37.15 per share, following a loss of -$0.08, or -1.14% during the full day.