This excerpt taken from the EBAY 8-K filed Oct 18, 2006.
Unaudited Guidance Summary
(In Millions, Except Per Share Amounts And Percentages)
The guidance figures provided below and elsewhere in this press release are approximate in nature because eBays future performance is difficult to predict. Such guidance is based on information available on the date hereof, and eBay assumes no obligation to update it.
eBays future performance involves risks and uncertainties, and the companys actual results could differ materially from such guidance. Some of the factors that could affect the companys operating results are set forth under the caption Forward-Looking Statements above in this press release. More information about factors that could affect eBays operating results is included under the captions Risk Factors and Managements Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations in its most recent annual report on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, copies of which may be obtained by visiting the companys investor relations website at investor.ebay.com or the SECs website at www.sec.gov.