EBay Stock Options Expiring on 21st of April 2023

EBAY
 Stock
  

USD 45.16  0.28  0.62%   

EBay's latest option contracts expiring on 2023-04-21 are carrying combined implied volatility of 35.94 with a put-to-call open interest ratio of 0.94 over 40 outstanding agreements suggesting investors are buying slightly more calls than puts on contracts expiring on 2023-04-21. The current put volume is at 2384, with calls trading at the volume of 514. This yields a 4.64 put-to-call volume ratio. The EBay option chain provides detailed quote and price information for the current EBay Inc option contracts. It shows all of EBay's listed puts, calls, expiration dates, strike prices, and other pricing information.

Open Interest Against 2023-04-21 Option Contracts

EBay option prices can potentially be used to forecast stock returns because most option chains provide information not only about the current prices but also about the future conditions in EBay's lending market. For example, when EBay's puts are not actively trading or completely missing in the marketplace, investors can use it to internalize expected shorting costs. So if an investor is writing a put option on EBay, he or she must hedge the risk by shorting EBay stock over its option's life.
The chart above shows EBay's distribution of open interest by maturity on contracts that have not yet been settled. The area between the two highest points is the projection of the price at expiration. EBay's open interest chart also provides vital information regarding the liquidity of an option. If there is no open interest for EBay's option, there is no secondary market available for investors to trade.

EBay Maximum Pain Price across 2023-04-21 Option Contracts

Max pain usually refers to a trading concept that asserts that market manipulation can cause the market price of particular securities such as EBay close to expiration to expire worthless. According to most research, approximately 10% to 15% of all stock options are exercised, while about 35% expire worthlessly, with roughly 50% traded out before the expiration date. So, Max pain occurs when market makers reach a net positive position across all options at a strike price where option holders stand to lose the most money. By contrast, option sellers may reap the most after selling more options than buying, causing them to expire worthless.
EBay's stock options are financial instruments that give investors the right to buy or sell shares of EBay Inc common stock at a specified price for a given time period. Generally speaking, an option to purchase or sell EBay stock makes it part of the underlying stock when the option's price is tied to the movement of the underlying stock. If EBay's stock price goes up or down, the stock options follow.
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Please note that buying 'in-the-money' options on EBay lessens the impact of time decay, as they carry both intrinsic and time value. So, even if EBay's value remains static through the expiration date, the investor can sell to close an 'in-the-money' option to avoid a potential loss. However, in-the-money EBay contracts are usually more expensive to enter than their out-of-the-money counterparts. So keep in mind that while the payoffs on an in-the-money trade can be high, the investors could ultimately experience a more consequential loss if EBay Stock moves the wrong way.
Net Income Common Stock is likely to rise to about 14.7 B in 2022

EBay Inc In The Money Call Balance

When EBay's strike price is surpassing the current stock price, the option contract against EBay Inc stock is said to be in the money. When it comes to buying EBay's options that are 'In the Money' or 'Out of the Money', the choice depends on your outlook for the underlying security, financial situation, and what you are trying to achieve.
While 'out-of-the-money' option contracts written on EBay Inc are typically viewed as the more aggressive, there are potential upsides to purchasing these types of options contracts. For one, the cost to buy an 'Out of the Money' option is lower than the cost to buy an 'In the Money' option. This cost-benefit is due to the fact that at the time of the purchase, 'Out of the Money' contracts have no intrinsic value. So, while the potential for a 100% loss is more significant, the cost and risk to enter the trade are lower.

EBay Current Options Market Mood

EBay's open interest and total value indicators provide investors with the necessary information to digest the overall options buildup for its expiring contracts. In addition, it helps EBay Stock's traders understand whether a recent fall or rise in the market is unreasonable and if the time has come to take contrarian positions. These ratios are calculated based on options trading volumes and current open interest.

Put-to-Call Open Interest

Put-to-Call Volume

Most options investors, including buyers and sellers of EBay's calls and puts, are not very successful. It is estimated that an average options trader loses somewhere between 80% to 90% of the time. EBay's option open interest and volume spread between outstanding puts and calls are regarded by many investors as reliable indicators of the overall future market direction. Using current EBay's option volume and open interest to make an investment decision is considered a contrarian-sentiment measure that can be utilized in many timing strategies in both derivative and spot marketplace.

Rule 16 of the current EBay contract

Base on the Rule 16, the options market is currently suggesting that EBay Inc will have an average daily up or down price movement of about 2.25% per day over the life of the 2023-04-21 option contract. With EBay trading at USD45.16, that is roughly USD1.01. If you think that the market is fully incorporating EBay's daily price movement you should consider buying EBay Inc options at the current volatility level of 35.94%. But if you have an opposite viewpoint you should avoid it and even consider selling them.

EBay Option Chain

When EBay's strike price is surpassing the current stock price, the option contract against EBay Inc stock is said to be in the money. When it comes to buying options that are ITM or OTM, the choice depends on your outlook for the underlying security, financial situation, and what you are trying to achieve.
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EBay's option chain is a display of a range of information that helps investors for ways to trade options on EBay. In general, an option chain provides a helpful tool for investors to see all available option contracts, both puts, and calls, for EBay. It also shows strike prices and maturity days for a EBay against a given expiration period. The table below combines all the option information in the form of a chain but before you use it, remember that it entails significant risk and it is not for everyone.
DeltaGammaOpen IntExpirationCurrent SpreadLast Price
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $20.00.96950.002802023-04-2125.55 - 25.90.0In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $22.50.96310.003702023-04-2123.05 - 23.50.0In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $25.00.95050.005112023-04-2120.75 - 21.0519.55In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $27.50.94020.006702023-04-2118.35 - 18.60.0In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $30.00.91680.009412023-04-2116.0 - 16.412.38In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $32.50.89380.012692023-04-2113.75 - 14.08.6In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $35.00.85450.016932023-04-2111.6 - 11.855.83In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $37.50.80550.0222962023-04-219.55 - 9.759.13In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $40.00.74220.027611722023-04-217.65 - 7.86.89In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $42.50.66360.032927462023-04-215.95 - 6.15.05In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $45.00.57380.037223282023-04-214.45 - 4.63.7In
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $47.50.47480.04025812023-04-213.2 - 3.33.2Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $50.00.37870.03939242023-04-212.22 - 2.292.27Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $52.50.28590.03645392023-04-211.48 - 1.561.5Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $55.00.21070.031416462023-04-210.97 - 1.061.0Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $57.50.15150.02561872023-04-210.6 - 0.70.66Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $60.00.10420.02672023-04-210.36 - 0.470.33Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $65.00.05450.0118102023-04-210.14 - 0.240.2Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $70.00.03420.0076212023-04-210.02 - 0.230.13Out
Call
2023-04-21 CALL at $75.00.02410.00532192023-04-210.04 - 0.140.07Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $20.0-0.01370.00191992023-04-210.02 - 0.190.1Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $22.5-0.01840.0026252023-04-210.07 - 0.160.13Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $25.0-0.03140.0043792023-04-210.07 - 0.390.23Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $27.5-0.04670.00631302023-04-210.17 - 0.510.3Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $30.0-0.06920.00918622023-04-210.34 - 0.680.48Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $32.5-0.09260.01254212023-04-210.53 - 0.770.76Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $35.0-0.12540.017119302023-04-210.8 - 0.90.85Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $37.5-0.1770.022817092023-04-211.17 - 1.291.51Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $40.0-0.24570.028921122023-04-211.77 - 1.911.8Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $42.5-0.32890.03627902023-04-212.52 - 2.582.56Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $45.0-0.42480.03942802023-04-213.5 - 3.63.55Out
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $47.5-0.52960.04223852023-04-214.7 - 4.854.75In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $50.0-0.63640.041610532023-04-216.15 - 6.356.96In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $52.5-0.73620.0377372023-04-217.9 - 8.150.0In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $55.0-0.82060.0311172023-04-219.9 - 10.210.02In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $57.5-0.89260.022292023-04-2112.05 - 12.512.98In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $60.0-0.97260.0077182023-04-2114.45 - 14.715.05In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $65.0-0.94360.010602023-04-2119.45 - 19.850.0In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $70.0-0.94770.008602023-04-2124.45 - 24.6530.3In
 Put
2023-04-21 PUT at $75.0-0.97810.003902023-04-2129.45 - 29.70.0In

EBay Net Income Common Stock Over Time

The amount of net income (loss) for the period due to common shareholders. Typically differs from Net Income to the parent entity due to the deduction of Preferred Dividends.
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EBay Inc Historical Liabilities

While analyzing the current debt level is an essential aspect of forecasting the current year budgeting needs of EBay, understanding its historical liability is critical in projecting EBay's future earnings, especially during periods of low and high inflation and deflation. Many analysts look at the trend in assets and liabilities and evaluate how EBay uses its financing power over time.

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Pair Trading with EBay

One of the main advantages of trading using pair correlations is that every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if EBay position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Pair trading also minimizes risk from directional movements in the market. For example, if an entire industry or sector drops because of unexpected headlines, the short position in EBay will appreciate offsetting losses from the drop in the long position's value.

Moving together with EBay

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The ability to find closely correlated positions to EBay could be a great tool in your tax-loss harvesting strategies, allowing investors a quick way to find a similar-enough asset to replace EBay when you sell it. If you don't do this, your portfolio allocation will be skewed against your target asset allocation. So, investors can't just sell and buy back EBay - that would be a violation of the tax code under the "wash sale" rule, and this is why you need to find a similar enough asset and use the proceeds from selling EBay Inc to buy it.
The correlation of EBay is a statistical measure of how it moves in relation to other equities. This measure is expressed in what is known as the correlation coefficient, which ranges between -1 and +1. A perfect positive correlation (i.e., a correlation coefficient of +1) implies that as EBay moves, either up or down, the other security will move in the same direction. Alternatively, perfect negative correlation means that if EBay Inc moves in either direction, the perfectly negatively correlated security will move in the opposite direction. If the correlation is 0, the equities are not correlated; they are entirely random. A correlation greater than 0.8 is generally described as strong, whereas a correlation less than 0.5 is generally considered weak.
Correlation analysis and pair trading evaluation for EBay can also be used as hedging techniques within a particular sector or industry or even over random equities to generate a better risk-adjusted return on your portfolios.
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Is EBay's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of EBay. If investors know EBay will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about EBay listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
1.7
Market Capitalization
23.8 B
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
(0.048) 
Return On Assets
0.064
Return On Equity
(0.36) 
The market value of EBay Inc is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of EBay that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of EBay's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is EBay's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because EBay's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect EBay's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between EBay's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine EBay value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, EBay's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.