Match Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:MTCH)

About Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)

Match Group logoMatch Group, Inc., incorporated on February 13, 2009, is a provider of dating products. The Company operates in the Dating segment. The Dating segment consists of all of its dating businesses across the globe. As of March 31, 2017, the Company operated a portfolio of over 45 brands, including Match, Tinder, PlentyOfFish, Meetic, OkCupid, Pairs, Twoo, OurTime, BlackPeopleMeet and LoveScout24, each designed to manage its users' likelihood of finding a romantic connection. As of March 31, 2017, the Company offered its dating products in 42 languages across more than 190 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MTCH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.07 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 258,353,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.58
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.61
  • 52 Week Range: $13.15 - $20.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.36
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.61
  • P/E Growth: 1.80
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.26 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.02
  • Book Value: $2.17 per share
  • Price / Book: 9.04
  • EBIDTA: $368.18 million
  • Net Margins: 14.02%
  • Return on Equity: 47.04%
  • Return on Assets: 8.65%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.73%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.01%
  • Average Volume: 1.30 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.86
  • Short Ratio: 12.25

Frequently Asked Questions for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)

What is Match Group's stock symbol?

Match Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MTCH."

How were Match Group's earnings last quarter?

Match Group Inc (NASDAQ:MTCH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $298.76 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $314.94 million. Match Group had a net margin of 14.02% and a return on equity of 47.04%. View Match Group's Earnings History.

Where is Match Group's stock going? Where will Match Group's stock price be in 2017?

15 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Match Group's stock. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Match Group's share price to reach $20.64 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Match Group.

Who are some of Match Group's key competitors?

When did Match Group IPO?

(MTCH) raised $433 million in an IPO on Thursday, November 19th 2015. The company issued 33,300,000 shares at $12.00-$14.00 per share. J.P. Morgan, Allen & Company, BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank Securities, BMO Capital Markets, Barclays and BNP PARIBAS served as the underwriters for the IPO and Cowen and Company, Oppenheimer, PNC Capital Markets, SOCIETE GENERALE and Fifth Third Securities were co-managers.

Who owns Match Group stock?

Match Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.09%), Schroder Investment Management Group (1.92%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.82%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (0.24%), River Road Asset Management LLC (0.23%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.23%). Company insiders that own Match Group stock include Amarnath Thombre, Jeffrey Dawson and Sam Yagan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Match Group.

Who sold Match Group stock? Who is selling Match Group stock?

Match Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Alliancebernstein L.P., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Principal Financial Group Inc., Credit Suisse AG and Globeflex Capital L P. Company insiders that have sold Match Group stock in the last year include Amarnath Thombre, Jeffrey Dawson and Sam Yagan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Match Group.

Who bought Match Group stock? Who is buying Match Group stock?

Match Group's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, Vanguard Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Lucha Capital Management LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Menta Capital LLC and Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Match Group.

How do I buy Match Group stock?

Shares of Match Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Match Group stock cost?

One share of Match Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.61.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.87)
Consensus Price Target: $20.64 (5.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2017AegisBoost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$20.00 -> $22.00MediumView Rating Details
4/24/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$22.00LowView Rating Details
4/4/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight -> Overweight$21.00LowView Rating Details
3/27/2017Citigroup IncInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00MediumView Rating Details
1/20/2017GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$21.00N/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016Axiom SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$15.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$18.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
9/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
8/29/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
5/6/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingNeutral$11.00 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
5/4/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$17.00N/AView Rating Details
2/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price Target$10.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
2/16/2016BTIG ResearchUpgradeSell -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/6/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Earnings by Quarter for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Earnings History by Quarter for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.13$0.12$314.94 million$298.76 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q4 2016$0.24$0.29$320.62 million$319.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.19$0.23$317.92 million$316.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.16$0.17$295.12 million$301.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.08$0.11$281.92 million$285.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$0.20$0.24$278.00 million$267.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.78
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.08$0.11$0.10
Q2 20173$0.19$0.20$0.19
Q3 20173$0.21$0.23$0.22
Q4 20173$0.27$0.28$0.27
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 19.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 17.21%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/23/2017Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell116,126$19.63$2,279,553.38View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell300,000$19.26$5,778,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Sam YaganVice ChairmanSell790,927$18.03$14,260,413.81View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Sam YaganVice ChairmanSell59,646$18.01$1,074,224.46View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Sam YaganVice ChairmanSell149,427$17.98$2,686,697.46View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell44,385$16.01$710,603.85View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell2,632$16.76$44,112.32View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Sam YaganVice ChairmanSell1,505,985$16.50$24,848,752.50View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell50,000$16.54$827,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell30,000$16.08$482,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Amarnath ThombreInsiderSell122,802$15.38$1,888,694.76View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Jeffrey DawsonCFOSell227,415$15.56$3,538,577.40View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Sam YaganVice ChairmanSell200,000$13.24$2,648,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
Latest Headlines for Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH)
DateHeadline logoSocial Media Short Sellers Grow More Selective - May 26 at 4:26 AM logoInsider Selling: Match Group Inc (MTCH) Insider Sells 116,126 Shares of Stock - May 24 at 7:20 PM logoCommit To Buy Match Group At $15, Earn 6.4% Annualized Using Options - - May 20 at 8:30 AM logoVetr Inc. Upgrades Match Group Inc (MTCH) to "Strong-Buy" - May 18 at 12:20 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - May 16 at 9:02 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - May 16 at 7:34 AM logoShort Sellers Hedge Their Bets on Social Media Stocks - May 10 at 12:14 PM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Insider Amarnath Thombre Sells 300,000 Shares - May 9 at 10:21 PM logoTinder Sparks Match Group Inc Earnings Growth - Motley Fool - May 7 at 7:18 PM logoMatch Group, Inc. (MTCH) - May 6 at 8:55 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Shares Gap Down on Disappointing Earnings - May 6 at 12:16 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Shares Gap Down Following Weak Earnings - May 5 at 11:46 PM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC - May 5 at 3:06 PM logoAegis Boosts Match Group Inc (MTCH) Price Target to $22.00 - May 5 at 11:58 AM logoTinder Sparks Match Group Inc Earnings Growth - May 5 at 9:24 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Issues Earnings Results - May 4 at 9:26 PM logoTinder Has Big Plans for Artificial Intelligence - May 3 at 10:44 PM logoEdited Transcript of MTCH earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 3 at 10:44 PM logoMatch Group 1Q earnings miss street forecasts - May 3 at 8:52 AM logoMatch Group misses Street 1Q forecasts - May 3 at 5:16 AM logoMatch Group Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 2 at 6:27 PM logoMatch Group Earnings In Line, But Mobile Numbers Slowing - May 2 at 6:27 PM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.54 - May 2 at 4:22 PM logoFall in Love With Match Group Inc (MTCH) Stock Earnings - - May 2 at 1:25 PM logoFall in Love With Match Group Inc (MTCH) Stock Earnings - May 2 at 10:33 AM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Q1 Earnings Preview: What to Expect? - May 1 at 12:26 PM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.50 - April 29 at 4:19 PM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.48 - April 26 at 4:02 PM logoCowen and Company Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Match Group Inc (MTCH) - April 24 at 10:12 PM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Given Media Impact Score of 0.20 - April 23 at 8:09 PM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.43 - April 20 at 8:10 PM logoAnalysts Issue Forecasts for Match Group Inc's Q1 2017 Earnings (MTCH) - April 20 at 8:41 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest - April 18 at 7:48 PM logoMatch: It's All About Tinder, Says Jefferies, Starting at Buy - April 18 at 6:04 PM Why Should Tinder Get All the Fun? - April 18 at 6:04 PM logoJefferies Swipes Right On Match Group, Says Tinder Is The Asset To Watch - April 18 at 6:04 PM logoTop Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Apple, Match, McDonald’s Netflix, Synacor, IAC, Check Point, Stratasys and More - April 18 at 10:18 AM logoMatch Group Initiated With a 'Buy' at Jefferies - April 18 at 10:18 AM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.56 - April 17 at 12:32 PM logo$314.15 Million in Sales Expected for Match Group Inc (MTCH) This Quarter - April 16 at 8:26 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.10 Per Share - April 14 at 6:21 PM logoMatch Group (MTCH) Getting Very Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 13 at 8:28 AM logoMatch Group, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:MTCH) : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 7:36 PM logoMatch Group To Audiocast Q1 2017 Earnings Conference Call - April 12 at 7:36 PM logoMatch Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTCH-US : April 11, 2017 - April 11 at 11:09 AM logoSteven Cohen Gets on Match - April 7 at 7:07 PM logoInvestors: Consider a Relationship With Match - April 7 at 11:20 AM logoMatch Group Inc (MTCH) Upgraded at Vetr Inc. - April 2 at 9:07 PM logoMatch Group Announces the Sale of The Princeton Review Completed - March 31 at 9:30 AM logoThe Princeton Review's 2017 "College Hopes & Worries Survey" Reports on 10,000+ Students' & Parents' College Application Perspectives and "Dream Colleges" - March 28 at 10:17 AM



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