OSTK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Are You Set for Cyber Monday? - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 2, 2013
    ...And the Retail onslaught continues.
  2. Little Movement in Short Interest in Social Media Stocks (EBAY, ...

    July 11, 2013
    Among the social media companies based in the United States, eBay (NASDAQ: ZNGA) saw the most significant upswings in short ...
  3. Vera Bradley Looking Affordable

    March 26, 2012
    A share price swoon in Vera Bradley could present a buying opportunity.
  4. M-Commerce Surges

    January 12, 2012
    2011 saw a substantial increase in purchases made via smartphones and tablets. Analysts expect this trend to continue through ...
  5. Vera Bradley's Uncertain Investment Appeal

    September 5, 2011
    Vera Bradley remains richly valued.
  6. Vera Bradley Growing Briskly

    March 22, 2011
    Much of Vera Bradley's future growth is already discounted into the share price, although the growth remains impressively ...
  7. PayPal Again The Standout At eBay

    January 25, 2011
    Ideally, eBay will split the two businesses and let investors decide which to invest in.
  8. Retail Customer Service Excellence Pays

    December 9, 2010
    A look at the top 10 retailers ranked in customer service to see if it translates into stock performance.
  9. How's Your CEO Approval Rating?

    September 10, 2010
    Top-ranking CEOs have a big influence on the company, which translates to performance in the stock market.
  10. eBay Rings Up Brisk Holiday Quarter

    January 27, 2010
    eBay had a good holiday quarter, and although online retailing competition is getting fiercer, the idea that eBay won't be ...
  11. eBay Bids For Its Future

    March 16, 2009
    Investors stand to profit if this internet auction company attains its three-year growth goals.
  12. Jewelers Go From Posh To Pixels

    August 8, 2008
    The slowdown has been a boon for several online jewelry sellers. Learn why Bidz.com is the industry's diamond in the rough.
  13. Knock-Off Stigma Stifles Ebay

    July 2, 2008
    Louis Vuitton maker LVMH won a French court battle with Ebay over fake goods. The ruling should force Ebay to tighten security.
  14. The Fire Rages Among Fluff Retailers

    February 21, 2008
    Sharper Image just filed for bankruptcy. The other retailers that sell novelty gifts could see their hardest year yet.
  15. Amazon: Fiction For Sale (AMZN)

    May 2, 2007
    Trading at a five-year high, Amazon makes for an unbelievable story. But, investors shouldn't believe in fairy tales.
  16. Braving The Amazon (AMZN)

    October 30, 2006
    Can Amazon slow down technology and content spending without hurting its sales growth.
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