eBay grows 44% and its stock sees a big decline. Huh?
Now InfoSpace, whose profits tripled and generally beat analysts' estimates, lost nearly 19% of its stock value. What?
Google and Yahoo! have performed so well over the past several quarters that their remarkable growth has become a kind of benchmark for other Internet stocks. But these kinds of expectations are wildly inflated and this kind of performance is probably unsustainable over the long term.