EBay (NASDAQ:EBAY), Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Amongst Companies that will Dominate Holiday Market


The holiday season hasn’t fully set in but there are clear indications as to which companies will be leading the market. Online shopping will lead the sales, that is for sure and that shouldn’t come as a surprise. This will include smartphone sales, home appliances, clothes, accessories etc. Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), EBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) and Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) are the companies that will benefit the most from holiday sale. In fact these companies have been benefitting the whole year from online sales.

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), not surprisingly, will lead the holiday barrage in terms of sales. Be it gifts, clothes, gadgetry shopping; Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has got it all covered, except the toys category. The hike in e-commerce has put Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) in a formidable position. In fact Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is hailed as the savior for all online shoppers. It’s like a hub for everything you can get with a click. The best thing about Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is the incredibly inexpensive price tags. The stock price is faring at 380 dollars, exceeding market consensus of 357.16 dollars. For investors, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) should be on top of their bucket list.

EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) isn’t far behind and has been continuously improving with time. The items, along with visitors are increasing day by day because the marketplaces are attractive. EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has the leverage of cross border shipping of goods. EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) pulled off an amazing third quarter, despite going low during the early season in terms of sales. The company will prove to be a strong contender to Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) in terms of sales. EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY)’s internet traffic isn’t really far behind from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Perhaps, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) nicks EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) when it comes to the price tag of the items and efficiency. EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY)’s share price stood at 55 dollars; the market expects it to be at 57.83 dollars. Last Friday EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) closed at 54.81 dollars.

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) cannot be neglected when it comes to making sales during the holiday season especially. Though it’s been in trouble lately, it doesn’t keep the company from being the white elephant. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is like sand in a desert: it’s everywhere. Though the company posted lower than expected earnings in its third quarter, it is still a formidable stock and a strong contender for the holiday season when it comes to making sales. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s products like Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Nexus smartphones and tablets can attract the customers all around the globe.

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s stock price stood at 525.26 dollars, while the market consensus is 653.65 dollars. Analysts are expecting Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) to reach 700 dollar in the holidays.

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), EBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) will take the market by a storm once the holidays arrive. The competitors must be wondering whether there will be something left for them, considering the voracious appetite for sales these companies have. Be it online or in-store, these companies will bag most sales.