January 16, 2022

eBay

Big 4 Item of the Week on eBay: EY Pedometer

All you health nuts and fitness freaks who spend each and every day building a better working world can hop on over to eBay and purchase this unused EY pedometer. Unshackle yourself from your desk and bust out this black and yellow step-counter the next time you walk to the break room or take that […]

Big 4 Item of the Week on eBay: Peat Marwick Cap

Klynveldians, forget about all of the dark blue and plain white Phil Mickelson KPMG golf hats currently on eBay. If you want to look good even if you don’t play good the next time you have a tee time scheduled (probably sooner than later for many of you KPMGers), then you need this rare teal […]

Big 4 Item of the Week on eBay: Price Waterhouse Portfolio Briefcase

Attention PwCers in St. Louis: Be the envy of your office with this retro Price Waterhouse (sans Coopers) dark brown leather portfolio briefcase. It has the Gateway Arch on it and everything. Imagine yourself rocking this pre-owned briefcase at the client site or at the office’s next pizza party. Here are some pics from the […]

eBay’s Former Director of SEC Reporting (and Deloitte Alum) Charged With Insider Trading By SEC

A CPA who once was the director of Securities and Exchange Commission reporting for eBay Inc. was charged with insider trading by the SEC on Sept. 28 for allegedly using insider information ahead of a PayPal Holdings acquisition to make nearly $36,000 in illegal trading profits, according to documents released on Oct. 16. Bryan Long, […]

eBay Beats the Numbers Thanks to Lehman Schwag

ebay.pngAt least that’s what we’re guessing.
Bloomberg:
“EBay Inc., owner of the most visited U.S. e-commerce Web site, reported second-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates, a sign that Chief Executive Officer John Donahoe’s turnaround efforts are working.”
Whatevs. We’d argue beauties like this are the reason for the good Q.
EBay Profit Beats Estimates in Sign That Turnaround Is Working [Bloomberg]