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|52 Week Range||31.89 - 46.99|
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For 2018, Etsy (ETSY) expects the adjusted EBITDA margin to be in the range of 20% to 22%. The company achieved annualized cost savings of nearly $35 million in 2017. Going forward, Etsy is also cutting down $4 million to $5 million in capital expenditure related to data center maintenance by migrating to the cloud. Overall, the cloud migration is estimated to cost the company around $10 million to $15 million in 2018.
For 2018, analysts expect Etsy (ETSY) to report revenue growth of 22.4% to $533.9 million. Etsy’s management has projected revenue to grow in the range of 21% to 23%, while GMS (gross merchandise sales) is expected to be up 14% to 16% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis as strategic initiatives gain traction. Mobile continues to be the biggest catalyst for mobile visits (web and app) with growth of 66%, a rise of 200 basis points on a YoY basis.
Etsy (ETSY) stock has had a terrific run so far in 2018. Etsy has been doing well for quite some time after the company, encouraged by activist investors, started exploring strategic alternatives. Last year, the company subsequently doubled down on growth initiatives such as cutting costs, revamping its management, and investing heavily in improving its digital platform.
Shares of eBay Inc. are up 1.5% in Friday morning trading after analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target to $60 from $51. The new target is the highest among Wall Street analysts surveyed by FactSet. "As we look to the next five years of eBay's growth, we draw parallels with its global marketplaces platform peers in the form of Alibaba as well as MercadoLibre as we focus on its newly-announced payments [initiatives] as well as the potential for its advertising businesses," wrote the analysts, led by Stephen Ju.
Twitter (TWTR) generated investor returns of -15.7% in the trailing-one-month period and 101.1% in the trailing-12-month period. TWTR stock rose 2.4% in the trailing-five-day period.
eBay's (EBAY) first-quarter 2018 results are likely to benefit from the company's re-platforming and brand enhancement initiatives.
Korn/Ferry International, Manitowoc, eBay, Morgan Stanley and PayPal highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
Shares of eBay (EBAY) have climbed 23% over the last year, and Morgan Stanley (MS) analysts just recently "double upgraded" the stock. With that said, investors must still consider how eBay is expected to perform in the first quarter, as Q1 will likely have a greater impact on eBay's near-term price movement than Morgan Stanley's positive long-term outlook.
Wall Street investment bank KeyBanc Capital Markets recently upgraded its rating on eBay (EBAY) stock to “overweight” from “sector-weight.” KeyBanc sees eBay stock closing the year at $50 per share. In a research note cited by MarketWatch, analyst Ed Yruma of KeyBanc shared details on why the firm is bullish on eBay.
Although Amazon’s (AMZN) decision to open a physical bookstore in the Georgetown neighborhood may have been motivated by Washington’s underserved book market, a physical presence in Georgetown could bring more benefits to the company. Georgetown is one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Washington, D.C., and that could mean that a good number of residents there already subscribe to the Amazon Prime program. Perhaps planting a bookstore in Georgetown could help Amazon attract more Georgetown households to Prime or capture more spending from existing Prime customers in the neighborhood.
Shares of eBay surged after Morgan Stanley upgraded the stock and boosted its price target based on its recent partnership with payment processor Adyen.
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) kicked earnings season off with a bang! The company reported yet another beat-and-raise quarter. The streaming giant topped expectations on every key metric, and NFLX stock rose to new all-time highs as a result. The murmur on the Street for the past several weeks has been that earnings season is going to save this struggling market.
The options set to expire on Jan. 18, 2019, are showing that traders are betting eBay will fall to around $35.50, a drop of about 15% from the stocks current price around $41.50, using the $37 strike price put contracts.
Amazon (AMZN) opened its first physical bookstore in Washington, DC, in March 2018. The company now boasts more than a dozen so-called Amazon Books outlets. The Washington-area bookstore also expands Amazon’s portfolio of physical stores, which now include more than 450 Whole Foods stores.
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