EBay's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

eBay (EBAY)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

April 18, 2012 5:00 pm ET

Executives

Jennifer Ceran -

John J. Donahoe - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Interim President of Paypal

Robert H. Swan - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Finance

Analysts

Heath P. Terry - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Spencer Wang - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

Gil B. Luria - Wedbush Securities Inc., Research Division

Ronald Josey - ThinkEquity LLC, Research Division

A. Justin Post - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Scott W. Devitt - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Rohit Kulkarni

Charles Eugene Munster - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Benjamin A. Schachter - Macquarie Research

Colin A. Sebastian - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to eBay's Q1 2012 Earnings Call. [Operator Instructions] And as a reminder, today's conference call is being recorded. And now I would like to turn the conference over to Jennifer Ceran, Vice President, Investor Relations.

Jennifer Ceran

Good afternoon, everyone. Thank you for joining us, and welcome to eBay's earnings release conference call for the first quarter of 2012. Joining me today on the call are John Donahoe, our President and Chief Executive Officer; and Bob Swan, our Chief Financial Officer. We're providing a slide presentation to accompany Bob's commentary during the call.

All growth rates mentioned in John and Bob's prepared remarks represent year-over-year comparisons, unless they clarify otherwise. This conference call is also being web -- sorry, being broadcast on the Internet, and both the presentation and call are available through the Investor Relations section of the eBay website at investor.ebayinc.com. In addition, an archive of the webcast will be accessible for 90 days through the same link.

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