Ebay faces overpowering rivalry from Amazon.com and physical retailers that are quick reinforcing their online nearness.
Ebay has patched up its stage to offer a greater determination of items and more brands and to oblige venders to give more points of interest on items to pull in more youthful customers.
The organization said it had 165 million dynamic purchasers on the site, missing by a hair experts' gauge of 166.5 million, as indicated by research firm FactSet StreetAccount.
The organization has made ventures to enhance the stage's stock administration.
"This has been around year and a half now that we've been listening to similar thing...we're kinda sitting tight for the profits on the ventures," Edward Jones Research expert Josh Olson said.
EBay is likewise increase showcasing spending to pull in more millennial customers and to rebrand itself as a shopping stage, which Olson says will weight benefits.
The organization gauge income of $2.36 billion to $2.41 billion and balanced benefit from proceeding with operations of 52-54 pennies for each share for the present quarter.
Examiners by and large were expecting income of $2.40 billion and profit of 54 pennies for each share, as indicated by Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Income rose 5.6 percent to $2.22 billion in the second from last quarter, beating the normal examiner gauge of $2.19 billion.
Net salary tumbled to $413 million, or 36 pennies for each share, in the quarter finished Sept. 30 from $539 million, or 45 pennies for every share, a year prior.
Barring things, Ebay earned 45 pennies for every share, beating the normal gauge of 44 pennies.