BCG’s Gillis Says Icahn’s EBay Idea Is Questionable (Audio)

Colin Gillis, senior tech analyst at BCG Partners, says Carl Icahn's proposal for EBay to spin off PayPal may have a positive impact in the short-term, but may not be in EBay's best long-term interest. He says it's fair to say the company's value is not fairly represented by the stock-price, but that doesn't mean now is the time to split up the company. Gillis also says Microsoft results will be overshadowed by investor impatience regarding a choice of chief executive officer before the new fiscal year begins in June. Gillis speaks with Bloomberg's Kathleen Hays and Vonnie Quinn on Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage.

(Source: Bloomberg)

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