eBay Inc. [EBAY] is following upward trend in the market concluded with the last trading session. The shares of the Services sector company has a current value of $40.59 after EBAY shares went up by 0.74% during the last trading session. One of the reasons why Services stocks may go bullish is increased momentum in the press.

eBay Inc. [NASDAQ:EBAY]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 26.01 to 42.00. This is compared to its latest closing price of $40.29.

Keep your eyes peeled for the next scheduled financial results to be made public for this company, which are scheduled to be released on Tue 29 Oct (In 46 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of eBay Inc. [EBAY]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for eBay Inc. [EBAY] sitting at +20.74 and its Gross Margin at +77.39, this company’s Net Margin is now 22.10%. These measurements indicate that eBay Inc. [EBAY] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 13.28, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 10.10%. Its Return on Equity is 35.25, and its Return on Assets is 10.36. These metrics all suggest that eBay Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, eBay Inc. [EBAY] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 146.97. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 59.51, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 40.45. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 6.84, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 122.35.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 13.20 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 3.16. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 3.57, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.29. eBay Inc. [EBAY] has a Price to Book Ratio of 4.09, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 10.47 and P/E Ratio of 15.86. These metrics all suggest that eBay Inc. is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, eBay Inc. [EBAY] earns $768,143 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 7.85 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.44. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 1.60 and its Current Ratio is 1.60. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

eBay Inc. [EBAY] has 847.70M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $34.15B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 26.01 to 42.00. At its current price, it has moved down by -3.36% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 56.06% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.39, which indicates that it is 2.04% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 53.63. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is eBay Inc. [EBAY] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of eBay Inc. [EBAY], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.