Analytical Lens: Exploring EBay Inc. (EBAY)’s Financial Story Through Ratios

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The closing price of EBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) was $53.84 for the day, down -1.30% from the previous closing price of $54.55. In other words, the price has decreased by -$1.30 from its previous closing price. On the day, 4.64 million shares were traded. EBAY stock price reached its highest trading level at $54.95 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $53.47.


Our analysis of EBAY’s different ratios will help us gain a deeper understanding of the company. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 3.30 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 15.60. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.99 and its Current Ratio is at 1.99. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 1.31 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 1.04.

On April 18, 2024, Morgan Stanley Upgraded its rating to Overweight which previously was Underweight and also upped its target price recommendation from $35 to $962.

Morgan Stanley Upgraded its Underweight to Overweight on April 18, 2024, whereas the target price for the stock was revised from $35 to $62.

Insider Transactions:

Also, insider trades can serve as a great indicator of what management thinks about the future direction of a stock’s price. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Jun 13 ’24 when SPENCER REBECCA sold 2,083 shares for $53.62 per share. The transaction valued at 111,680 led to the insider holds 4,109 shares of the business.

Loeger Julie A sold 7,419 shares of EBAY for $402,110 on May 31 ’24. The SVP, Chief Growth Officer now owns 70,797 shares after completing the transaction at $54.20 per share. On May 30 ’24, another insider, Garcia Edward O, who serves as the SVP, Chief Product Officer of the company, sold 3,714 shares for $51.95 each. As a result, the insider received 192,942 and left with 34,928 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, EBAY now has a Market Capitalization of 27384100864 and an Enterprise Value of 27338039296. As of this moment, EBay’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 10.76, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 10.73. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 1.36. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 2.67 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 4.37. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 2.691 whereas that against EBITDA is 10.58.

Stock Price History:

The Beta on a monthly basis for EBAY is 1.31, which has changed by 0.24141109 over the last 52 weeks, in comparison to a change of 0.2586832 over the same period for the S&P500. Over the past 52 weeks, EBAY has reached a high of $55.15, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $37.17. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 3.68%, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 17.52%.

Shares Statistics:

EBAY traded an average of 5.20M shares per day over the past three months and 4665290 shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 517.00M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 500.38M. Insiders hold about 0.32% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 94.13% stake in the company. Shares short for EBAY as of 1715731200 were 15956858 with a Short Ratio of 4.37, compared to 1713139200 on 16610170. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 15956858 and a Short% of Float of 3.5700000000000003.

Dividends & Splits

With its trailing 12-month dividend rate of 1.02, EBAY has a forward annual dividend rate of 1.04. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 0.01869844The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 1.56. The current Payout Ratio is 19.26% for EBAY, which recently paid a dividend on 2024-05-31 with an ex-dividend date of 1717113600. Stock splits for the company last occurred on 2015-07-20 when the company split stock in a 2376:1000 ratio.

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