Why eBay (EBAY) Stock Is Gaining Today
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- eBay
The increased revenue was driven by a 5.5% jump in the revenue generated by the company's PayPal segment.
The company reported quarterly earnings of 69 cents per share, 1 cent better than analysts had anticipated.
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In separate news, the company also settled a six-year old lawsuit brought against it by apparel maker LVMH
TheStreet Ratings team rates EBAY INC as a Hold with a ratings score of C+. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:
"We rate EBAY INC (EBAY) a HOLD. The primary factors that have impacted our rating are mixed - some indicating strength, some showing weaknesses, with little evidence to justify the expectation of either a positive or negative performance for this stock relative to most other stocks. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself."STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.