eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) went down by -1.01% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $61.06. The company’s stock price has collected 4.72% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 01/10/21 that Where Is Jack Ma? His Absence Is a Deal Breaker for Alibaba Stock.
Is It Worth Investing in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ :EBAY) Right Now?
eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 17.10 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for EBAY is at 1.19. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 12 analysts out of 33 who provided ratings for eBay Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 20 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $62.10, which is $8.72 above the current price. EBAY currently public float of 664.01M and currently shorts hold a 3.90% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of EBAY was 8.62M shares.
EBAY’s Market Performance
EBAY stocks went up by 4.72% for the week, with a monthly jump of 8.95% and a quarterly performance of -2.74%, while its annual performance rate touched 54.57%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.91% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.57% for eBay Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.64% for EBAY stocks with a simple moving average of 9.58% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of EBAY
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for EBAY stocks, with Piper Sandler repeating the rating for EBAY by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for EBAY in the upcoming period, according to Piper Sandler is $65 based on the research report published on September 25th of the previous year 2020.
Deutsche Bank gave a rating of “Buy” to EBAY, setting the target price at $57 in the report published on June 26th of the previous year.
EBAY Trading at 7.31% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EBAY to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -11.68% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.57%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.91%, as shares surge +8.73% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +1.28% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, EBAY rose by +4.72%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +78.81% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $51.76. In addition, eBay Inc. saw 7.32% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at EBAY starting from Thompson Pete, who sale 853 shares at the price of $53.63 back on Dec 17. After this action, Thompson Pete now owns 14,801 shares of eBay Inc., valued at $45,746 using the latest closing price.
Doerger Brian J., the VP, Chief Accounting Officer of eBay Inc., sale 4,670 shares at $50.78 during a trade that took place back on Nov 24, which means that Doerger Brian J. is holding 20,941 shares at $237,143 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for EBAY
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +21.62 for the present operating margin
- +76.15 for the gross margin
The net margin for eBay Inc. stands at +16.72. The total capital return value is set at 17.29, while invested capital returns managed to touch 14.89. Equity return is now at value 304.80, with 43.60 for asset returns.
Based on eBay Inc. (EBAY), the company’s capital structure generated 293.45 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 74.58. Total debt to assets is 46.34, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 251.92. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 64.03.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.41, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.23. The receivables turnover for the company is 7.90 and the total asset turnover is 0.52. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.16.