ebay inc (EBAY) Key Developments
eBay Inc. Announces the Resignation of Mark Carges as Chief Technology Officer
Sep 16 14
On September 11, 2014, eBay Inc. announced that Mark Carges is resigning as Chief Technology Officer of eBay Inc. Mr. Carges' separation date will be November 3, 2014 and he will work with Mr. Donahoe and the Company on the transition until such time.
eBay Denies Sale To Google
Sep 12 14
Alan Marks, Spokesman of eBay Inc. (NasdaqGS:EBAY) said, "We've had no conversations with Google about acquiring a stake in the company." Google Inc. (NasdaqGS:GOOGL) said it would not comment on rumors or speculation. eBay Inc. shares were up 2.6% at $52.02 at midday after rising as high as $53.07. Google Inc. dipped 0.7% to $587.08. Shares of eBay Inc. lost much of their Friday gains.
eBay'S Shares Rise On Takeover Rumors; Google May Buy 40% Stake
Sep 12 14
Shares of eBay Inc. (NasdaqGS:EBAY) rose on speculation that Google Inc. (NasdaqGS:GOOGL) may be interested in acquiring 40% stake in eBay Inc. in a deal valued at $85 billion, or $68 a share, according to an unnamed source.
Auction Acceleration Files Patent-Infringement Lawsuits against Ebay, Vendio and Auctiva
Sep 9 14
Auction Acceleration has filed patent-infringement lawsuits against eBay, Vendio and Auctiva in connection with Auction Acceleration's enhanced auction technologies patents. The AAC patents cover presentation and cross-selling technologies enabling auction sellers to cross-sell and upsell additional items to interested buyers. The lawsuits were filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Fancy Reportedly To Weigh Possible Sale
Sep 6 14
Fancy has been holding discussions to sell itself for about $1 billion after struggling to raise financing, according to people familiar with the matter. Fancy has held talks with eBay Inc. (NasdaqGS:EBAY), the people said, who asked not to be identified because the process is private. The status of those talks is unclear.