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Why eBay Is Poised to Keep Poppin'

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/07/02/why-ebay-is-poised-to-keep-poppin.aspx

Brian Pacampara
July 2, 2013

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, online marketplace gorilla eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

With that in mind, let's take a closer look at eBay and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.

eBay facts

Headquarters (founded)

San Jose, Calif. (1995)

Market Cap

$68.7 billion

Industry

Internet software and services

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$14.5 billion

Management

CEO John Donahoe (since 2008)

CFO Robert Swan (since 2006)

Trailing-12-Month Return on Equity

13.6%

Cash/Debt

$9.4 billion / $4.5 billion

Competitors

Amazon.com

Google

Overstock

Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.

On CAPS, 87% of the 4,453