eBay Gets Revenue Boost from Paypal, Skype

Sadighi, Lalee
July 2008
Red Herring;7/16/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the revenue posted by Internet firm eBay in the second-quarter of 2008. The company reported a 22 percent increase in its revenue due to increases in auctioned listings and the growth of Paypal and Skype. Its online payment unit Paypal increased revenue by 33 percent, while its voice-over-Internet Protocol (IP) company Skype showed a 51 percent increase. eBay increased its forecasts on full-year 2008 revenue to $9.05 billion.


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