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eBay is a company developing an online auction and e-commerce platform that enables people and businesses to buy and sell goods and services. Its portfolio of brands comprises eBay Marketplace and eBay Classifieds Group. The Marketplace platforms include its online marketplace at ebay.com, its localized counterparts, and the eBay suite of mobile apps. The Classifieds platforms include a collection of brands such as mobile.de, Kijiji, Gumtree, Marktplaats, eBay Kleinanzeigen, etc.

TypePublic
Founded1995
HQSan Jose, US
Websiteebayinc.com

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)13,300(-5%)
Job Openings362
Revenue (FY, 2019)$10.8 B
Share Price (May 2020)$45.5 (+3%)

Key People/Management at eBay

Jamie Iannone

Jamie Iannone

President and Chief Executive Officer
Alessandro Coppo

Alessandro Coppo

SVP, General Manager, eBay Classifieds Group
Andy Cring

Andy Cring

Interim Chief Financial Officer
Suzy Deering

Suzy Deering

VP, Global Chief Marketing Officer
Marie Oh Huber

Marie Oh Huber

SVP Legal Affairs, General Counsel & Secretary
Rob Hattrell

Rob Hattrell

VP, United Kingdom
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eBay Office Locations

eBay has offices in San Jose, Austin, Bellevue, Chicago and in 47 other locations
San Jose, US (HQ)
2025 Hamilton Ave
Austin, US
7700 W Parmer Ln Bldg. D
Bellevue, US
411 108th Ave NE
Chicago, US
946 W Randolph St #200
Draper, US
eBay - Building 6, 583 W eBay Way
New York, US
625 6th Ave
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eBay Financials and Metrics

eBay Revenue

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eBay's revenue was reported to be $10.80 b in FY, 2019 which is a 0.5% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

2.4b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

1.8b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

77.8%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

3.4b

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

629.0m

Market capitalization (29-May-2020)

32.0b

Closing stock price (29-May-2020)

45.5

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

880.0m

EV

40.3b
eBay's current market capitalization is $32 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

9.0b9.6b10.7b10.8b

Revenue growth, %

5%7%12%1%

Cost of goods sold

2.0b2.2b2.4b2.5b

Gross profit

7.0b7.3b8.4b8.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

2.3b2.4b2.5b2.6b2.6b2.6b2.6b2.7b2.6b2.4b

Cost of goods sold

514.0m560.0m556.0m559.0m597.0m608.0m601.0m630.0m627.0m526.0m

Gross profit

1.8b1.9b1.9b2.0b2.0b2.0b2.0b2.1b2.0b1.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

78%77%78%78%77%77%77%77%76%78%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.8b2.1b2.2b975.0m

Accounts Receivable

592.0m695.0m712.0m700.0m

Current Assets

8.9b7.7b7.1b4.7b

PP&E

1.5b1.6b1.6b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

2.0b2.6b1.8b2.5b1.6b2.1b1.7b1.5b897.0m880.0m

Accounts Receivable

592.0m619.0m626.0m683.0m745.0m761.0m716.0m797.0m714.0m635.0m

Current Assets

8.5b10.9b7.9b6.8b6.2b7.0b6.7b6.8b5.2b6.2b

PP&E

1.5b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

7.3b(1.0b)2.5b1.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

682.0m676.0m696.0m681.0m

Accounts Payable

(28.0m)19.0m(47.0m)4.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.8b3.1b2.7b3.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

1.0b1.1b1.6b407.0m1.0b1.8b518.0m920.0m1.2b3.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

163.0m331.0m504.0m179.0m349.0m524.0m169.0m344.0m514.0m147.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

582.0m1.3b2.2b495.0m867.0m1.4b550.0m1.3b2.3b592.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(135.0m)(317.0m)(474.0m)(158.0m)(342.0m)(521.0m)(182.0m)(319.0m)(415.0m)(98.0m)
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

64.1 x

EV/CFO

68.1 x

Financial Leverage

8.9 x
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eBay Operating Metrics

eBay's Active Customers was reported to be 183 m in FY, 2019. eBay's Unique Visitors was reported to be 268 m in FY, 2019.
FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Active Customers

162 m162 m164 m165 m169 m167 m168 m170 m171 m175 m177 m179 m180 m182 m183 m183 m

Gross Merchandise Volume

$81.67 b$20.45 b$20.85 b$20.12 b$20.90 b$21.50 b$21.70 b$88.40 b$23.59 b$23.63 b$22.72 b$94.58 b$22.59 b$22.60 b$20.49 b$90.21 b

Mobile Payment Volume

$14 b

Unique Visitors

240 m268 m
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eBay Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Cox Automotive Media SolutionsDecember 19, 2019
Motors.co.ukOctober 19, 2018
GiosisFebruary 27, 2018
TerapeakDecember 13, 2017
Qoo10June 20, 2017$573 m
CorrigonOctober 05, 2016
Ticket Utils, Inc.July 14, 2016
SalesPredictJuly 11, 2016
TicketbisMay 24, 2016$165 m
ExpertmakerMay 05, 2016
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eBay Revenue Breakdown

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eBay revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.8% from Classifieds, 10.4% from StubHub and 79.8% from Marketplace

eBay revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 11.3% from South Korea, 21.3% from Rest of World, 13.9% from Germany, 13.3% from United Kingdom and 40.2% from United States

Human Capital Metrics

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eBay Online and Social Media Presence

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eBay News and Updates

Georgia Woman Pleads Guilty to COVID-19 Related Federal Offense for Selling Unregistered Pesticides on eBay

A Georgia woman who sold an unregistered pesticide, which she claimed protected against viruses such as COVID-19, has pleaded guilty to violating the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).read more

Did You Know eBay Is Probing Your Computer? Here’s How To Stop It

Going, going, gone too far? The world's most famous online auction site probes your computer when you connect. Here's why, and what you can do about it.

eBay invests $108K to support small businesses in Brazil

Latamlist – eBay, the global marketplace, announced a $108K (R$600K) initiative to help support small and medium-sized businesses… The post eBay invests $108K to support small businesses in Brazil appeared first on LatamList.

This 100-square-foot tiny cabin was designed by Cornell professors using reject trees, 3D printers, and a robot arm they found on eBay

Two Cornell University architecture professors designed a cabin that is partially 3D printed. The design uses ash trees infected with an invasive beetle species that are not suitable for sawmills. The rest of the 10-foot by 10-foot cabin is 3D printed concrete.  Visit Business Insider's homepage …

Naspers and Axel Springer in Bid for eBay Classifieds Unit

Naspers and Axel Springer are among suitors that submitted bids for eBay’s classified-advertising business.
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eBay Blogs

How eBay Created a Global Community of Doing Good

How eBay Created a Global Community of Doing Good

eBay Unveils Huge Summer Savings This Memorial Day

Save up to 90% off on tech, home goods, outdoor accessories and more to upgrade your home for summer.

eBay Foundation Increases Grantmaking to Nearly $15 Million to Support COVID-19 Relief Efforts and Employee Matching

Additional $10 million in grants, the largest in the Foundation’s history, will support nonprofits and small businesses amid global pandemic.

Building a Product Catalog: What we Learned from our University Machine Learning Competition

We challenged more than 100 college students at seven universities to structure listing data using AI and machine learning.

Elizabeth Stewart & eBay Partner for ‘Chic Relief’ Charity Fashion Auction to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Curated by the celebrity stylist, the exclusive fashion event includes iconic looks worn by Julia Roberts, Jennifer Lopez, Amy Adams, and more; all proceeds benefit Direct Relief.

Mini Stories: Encouraging Home Gardening to Alleviate Stress and Boost Morale

U.K. seller Shaun O’Brien is urging his community to take up gardening as a soothing, recreational activity.
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eBay Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was eBay founded?

    eBay was founded in 1995.

  • Who are eBay key executives?

    eBay's key executives are Jamie Iannone, Alessandro Coppo and Andy Cring.

  • How many employees does eBay have?

    eBay has 13,300 employees.

  • What is eBay revenue?

    Latest eBay annual revenue is $10.8 b.

  • What is eBay revenue per employee?

    Latest eBay revenue per employee is $812 k.

  • Who are eBay competitors?

    Competitors of eBay include Amazon, Lazada and Flipkart.

  • Where is eBay headquarters?

    eBay headquarters is located at 2025 Hamilton Ave, San Jose.

  • Where are eBay offices?

    eBay has offices in San Jose, Austin, Bellevue, Chicago and in 47 other locations.

  • How many offices does eBay have?

    eBay has 58 offices.