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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, CA, US
Websiteebayinc.com
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)13,300(-5%)
Job Openings720
Revenue (FY, 2020)$10.3 B(-4%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)$62.6
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at eBay

Jamie Iannone

Jamie Iannone

President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Andy Cring

Andy Cring

Interim Chief Financial Officer
Alessandro Coppo

Alessandro Coppo

SVP, General Manager, eBay Classifieds Group
Kristin Yetto

Kristin Yetto

SVP, Chief People Officer
Marie Oh Huber

Marie Oh Huber

SVP, Legal Affairs, General Counsel & Secretary
Mazen Rawashdeh

Mazen Rawashdeh

SVP & Chief Technology Officer
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eBay Office Locations

eBay has offices in San Jose, Austin, Bellevue, Chicago and in 46 other locations
San Jose, CA, US (HQ)
2025 Hamilton Ave
Austin, TX, US
7700 W Parmer Ln Bldg. D
Bellevue, WA, US
411 108th Ave NE
Chicago, IL, US
946 W Randolph St #200
Draper, UT, US
eBay - Building 6, 583 W eBay Way
New York, NY, 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 $10.27 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

10.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

7.8b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

75.9%

Net income (FY, 2020)

5.7b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

2.7b

Market capitalization (12-Apr-2021)

42.6b

Closing stock price (12-Apr-2021)

62.6

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

1.4b

EV

49.3b
eBay's current market capitalization is $42.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

9.6b10.7b10.8b10.3b

Revenue growth, %

7%12%1%

Cost of goods sold

2.2b2.4b2.5b2.5b

Gross profit

7.3b8.4b8.3b7.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

2.6b2.6b2.6b2.6b2.7b2.6b2.4b2.9b2.6b

Cost of goods sold

559.0m597.0m608.0m601.0m630.0m627.0m526.0m598.0m656.0m

Gross profit

2.0b2.0b2.0b2.0b2.1b2.0b1.8b2.3b2.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

78%77%77%77%77%76%78%79%75%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

2.1b2.2b975.0m1.4b

Accounts Receivable

695.0m712.0m700.0m412.0m

Current Assets

7.7b7.1b4.7b7.2b

PP&E

1.6b1.6b1.5b1.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

2.5b1.6b2.1b1.7b1.5b897.0m880.0m1.0b963.0m

Accounts Receivable

683.0m745.0m761.0m716.0m797.0m714.0m635.0m845.0m477.0m

Current Assets

6.8b6.2b7.0b6.7b6.8b5.2b6.2b7.4b6.7b

PP&E

1.5b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.4b1.4b1.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(1.0b)2.5b1.8b5.7b

Depreciation and Amortization

676.0m696.0m681.0m609.0m

Accounts Payable

19.0m(47.0m)4.0m101.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

3.1b2.7b3.1b2.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

407.0m1.0b1.8b518.0m920.0m1.2b3.4b4.2b4.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

179.0m349.0m524.0m169.0m344.0m514.0m147.0m319.0m471.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

495.0m867.0m1.4b550.0m1.3b2.3b592.0m1.6b1.7b

Purchases of PP&E

(158.0m)(342.0m)(521.0m)(182.0m)(319.0m)(415.0m)(98.0m)(196.0m)(326.0m)
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

678.5k

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.2 x
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eBay Operating Metrics

eBay's Active Customers was reported to be 182 m in Q2, 2020. 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, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Active Customers

162 m162 m164 m165 m169 m167 m168 m170 m171 m175 m177 m179 m180 m182 m183 m183 m174 m182 m

Gross Merchandise Volume

$81.67 b$20.45 b$20.85 b$20.12 b$20.9 b$21.5 b$21.7 b$88.4 b$23.59 b$23.63 b$22.72 b$94.58 b$22.59 b$22.6 b$20.49 b$90.21 b$23.1 b$27.1 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

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eBay Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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eBay Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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eBay Online and Social Media Presence

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eBay Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    76/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    81/100

  • Diversity

    B

    69/100

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eBay News and Updates

eBay Cuts Listing Time in Half for Trading Card Sellers with New Feature Coming April 2021

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- eBay, one of the world's top destinations for buying and selling trading cards among passionate collectors, flippers and investors, is introducing a new feature that will make listing collectible card games easier than ever before....

Why eBay wants to be inside your ears – in a good way (VB Live)

Audio marketing is having a moment but eBay has always believed in branded audio content -- and their busines podcast grew by 17% in 2020.

Ebay and Adevinta sell British units to secure CMA approval

Ebay and Adevinta have announced plans to divest three smaller British units, including Gumtree, in a bid to secure regulatory The post Ebay and Adevinta sell British units to secure CMA approval appeared first on CityAM.

eBay salaries revealed: Here's how much designers, engineers, and accountants make at the e-commerce giant looking to fill hundreds of roles across the globe in 2021

Summary List PlacementeBay is growing rapidly amid the pandemic.  The e-commerce platform is currently hiring for about 400 positions across the globe, with over half of those openings based in the US. eBay said it currently employs more than 10,000 people worldwide. In its fourth quarter earnings…
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eBay Blogs

How Technology is Helping eBay Sellers Succeed

New data demonstrates how eBay’s innovative tools and products are empowering sellers to thrive on the marketplace.

Introducing eBay's Automated Promoted Listings Campaigns

Sellers can now use rule-based technologies to both automate how they promote new listings and adjust their ad rates to stay competitive.

eBay Launches Targeted Auto Retry

eBay’s open source Swift package provides powerful resilience against flaky test steps.

eBay Motors & State Management

Learn how we avoided the state management debate when building the eBay Motors app.

eBay Introduces Its New Seamless Unified Listing Experience

The new unified listing experience offers an intuitive and cohesive design across all platforms, simplifying the listing flow and enhancing seller benefits.

New eBay Scanning Tool to Cut Listing Time in Half for Trading Card Sellers

Using computer vision technology, the new tool will streamline listing creation for the marketplace’s massive trading card community. Sellers will be able to use the new feature beginning in late April 2021.
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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, Andy Cring and Alessandro Coppo.

  • How many employees does eBay have?

    eBay has 13,300 employees.

  • What is eBay revenue?

    Latest eBay annual revenue is $10.3 b.

  • What is eBay revenue per employee?

    Latest eBay revenue per employee is $772.3 k.

  • Who are eBay competitors?

    Competitors of eBay include Qurate Retail Group, Coupang and Groupon.

  • 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 46 other locations.

  • How many offices does eBay have?

    eBay has 54 offices.