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MTCH -  USA Stock  

USD 75.54  0.21  0.28%

Market Performance
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Odds Of Distress
Less than 17
Match is trading at 75.54 as of the 17th of May 2022. This is a -0.28 percent decrease since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's open price was 75.75. Match has less than a 17 % chance of experiencing some financial distress in the next two years of operation, but has generated negative returns over the last 90 days. Equity ratings for Match Group are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 16th of February 2022 and ending today, the 17th of May 2022. Please note, there could be an existing legal relationship between Match Group (MTCH) and American Energy Inde (USAI). Click here to learn more.
The companys portfolio of brands includes Tinder, Match, Meetic, OkCupid, Hinge, Pairs, PlentyOfFish, and OurTime, as well as a various other brands. The company was incorporated in 1986 and is based in Dallas, Texas. Match operates under Internet Content Information classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. The company has 283.08 M outstanding shares of which 13.79 M shares are now shorted by private and institutional investors with about 4.73 trading days to cover. More on Match Group
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Match Stock Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. If you consider yourself one of those investors, make sure you clearly understand your entering position. Match's investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding Match or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
Match Group generated a negative expected return over the last 90 days
Match Group has high historical volatility and very poor performance
Match Group has a strong financial position based on the latest SEC filings
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Match Fama & French Retail
Retail
Fama & French Classification
Match Group SEC Filings
Match SEC Filings Security & Exchange Commission EDGAR Reports
New SymbolMTCH2
Related EntityUSAI (American Energy Independence)
CEOSam Yagan  (View All)
Thematic Classifications
Active investing themes Match currently participates. An investing theme is an unweighted collection of funds, stocks, ETFs or cryptocurrencies
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Average Analyst Recommendation
Analysts covering Match report their recommendations after researching Match's financial statements, talking to executives and customers, or listening in on Match's conference calls. The current trade recommendation is based on an ongoing consensus estimate among financial analysts covering Match Group. The Match consensus assessment is calculated by taking the average forecast from all of the analysts covering Match.
Piotroski F Score
Piotroski F-Score is a popular financial indicator that puts together nine criteria to evaluate the financial strength of Match Group based on its profitability, leverage, liquidity, source of funds, and operating efficiency. It is an academic score (developed by Joseph Piotroski in 2002) to determine the current strength of Match Group financial position. Scores of 8 and 9 are usually classified as strong value stocks, whereas scores of 2 or below are considered weak value stocks.
 7 - StrongDetails
Current ValueLast YearChange From Last Year 10 Year Trend
Weighted Average Shares305.4 M283.1 M
Significantly Up
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Weighted Average Shares Diluted233.3 M267.1 M
Fairly Down
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Net Cash Flow from Operations815.5 M912.5 M
Moderately Down
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Total Assets5.5 B5.1 B
Significantly Up
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Total Liabilities4.6 B5.3 B
Fairly Down
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Current Assets1.7 B1.2 B
Significantly Up
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Current LiabilitiesB1.2 B
Moderately Down
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Total Debt3.2 B3.9 B
Significantly Down
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Return on Average Assets0.06480.063
Fairly Up
Increasing
Very volatile
Gross Margin0.790.719
Significantly Up
Increasing
Slightly volatile
Asset Turnover0.610.678
Moderately Down
Decreasing
Slightly volatile
Macroaxis Advice
Unlike general analyst consensus, Macroaxis buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Match's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
Cautious HoldUndervalued
Financial Strength
Match's financial strength is of vital concern to both outside investors and internal stakeholders. Efficiency and cost control are keys to Match's success, along with its ability to generate sufficient cash flow to pay bills, repay debt, and make a consistent year-to-year profit.
Financial leverage usually refers to the use of borrowed funds to amplify returns from an investment. In general, analyzing the relationship between debt to total assets helps investors to understand Match's financial leverage. It provides some insight into what part of Match's total assets is financed by creditors.
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By using current balance sheet information, investors can analyze the liability, assets, and equity on Match's books and decide whether to invest or hold. Statistics such as return on equity (ROE), debt to equity (D/E) help investors determine how Match deploys its capital and how much of that capital is borrowed.
Liquidity
Match cash flow analysis is essential to understand how it generates and spends money over a specific period. It can also help you figure out where your money is going and how much cash you have available at a given moment. The company currently holds 4.18 B in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 1.04, which is about average as compared to similar companies. Match Group has a current ratio of 1.38, which is within standard range for the sector. Debt can assist Match until it has trouble settling it off, either with new capital or with free cash flow. So, Match's shareholders could walk away with nothing if the company can't fulfill its legal obligations to repay debt. However, a more frequent occurrence is when companies like Match Group sell additional shares at bargain prices, diluting existing shareholders. Debt, in this case, can be an excellent and much better tool for Match to invest in growth at high rates of return. When we think about Match's use of debt, we should always consider it together with cash and equity.

Operating Cash Flow

815.49 MillionShare
Match Group (MTCH) is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in USA. It is located in 8750 North Central Expressway and employs 1,880 people. Match is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 21.44 B. Market capitalization usually refers to the total value of a company's stock within the entire market. To calculate Match's market, we take the total number of its shares issued and multiply it by Match's current market price. To manage market risk and economic uncertainty, many investors today build portfolios that are diversified across equities with different market capitalizations. However, as a general rule, conservative investors tend to hold large-cap stocks, and these looking for more risk prefer small-cap and mid-cap equities. Match Group conducts business under Communication Services sector and is part of Internet Content & Information industry. The entity has 283.08 M outstanding shares of which 13.79 M shares are now shorted by private and institutional investors with about 4.73 trading days to cover. Match Group currently holds about 523.18 M in cash with 936.63 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 1.85.
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Ownership
Match Group maintains a total of two hundred eighty-three million eighty thousand outstanding shares. The majority of Match outstanding shares are owned by institutional investors. These third-party entities are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to shop for positions in Match Group to benefit from reduced commissions. Consequently, institutional holders are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in Match Group. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of Match as this could imply that something significant has changed or about to change at the company. Also note that almost eight million four hundred ninety-two thousand four hundred invesors are currently shorting Match expressing very little confidence in its future performance.

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Match Stock Price Odds Analysis

What are Match's target price odds to finish over the current price? In reference to a normal probability distribution, the odds of Match jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is about 92.36%. The Match Group probability density function shows the probability of Match stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Given the investment horizon of 90 days the stock has a beta coefficient of 2.1714. This indicates as the benchmark fluctuates upward, the company is expected to outperform it on average. However, if the benchmark returns are projected to be negative, Match will likely underperform. Additionally, the company has a negative alpha, implying that the risk taken by holding this instrument is not justified. Match Group is significantly underperforming DOW.
  Odds Below 75.54HorizonTargetOdds Above 75.54
7.60%90 days
 75.54 
92.36%
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of Match to move above the current price in 90 days from now is about 92.36 (This Match Group probability density function shows the probability of Match Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

Match Historical Income Statement

Match Group Income Statement is one of the three primary financial statements used for reporting Match's overall financial performance over a current year or for a given accounting period. An Income Statement sometimes referred to as the statement of Match Group revenue and expense. Match Income Statement primarily focuses on the company's revenues and expenses during a particular period.
Match Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT is most likely to increase significantly in the upcoming years. The last year's value of Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT was reported at 388.32 Million. The current Gross Profit is estimated to increase to about 2.3 B, while Cost of Revenue is projected to decrease to roughly 754.9 M. View More Fundamentals

Match Stock Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for Match stock is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in Match stock price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for Match is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards Match Group at a given time.

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Match Group was forked

The entity Match Group with a symbol MTCH was recently forked. You can potentially use MATCH GROUP INC with a symbol MTCH2 from now on.

Match Corporate Directors

Match corporate directors refer to members of a Match board of directors. The board of directors generally takes responsibility for the Match's affairs and long-term direction of the entity. A corporate director does not make decisions for the corporation on his own. As a member of the board of directors, she or he must function as a part of a group that makes decisions on behalf of the business only by the board of directors' meetings. To pass a resolution, a majority of Match's board members must vote for the resolution. The Match board of directors' duties also include the election, removal, and supervision of officers, including the adoption, amendment, and repeal of bylaws.
Glenn Schiffman - DirectorProfile
Thomas McInerney - Independent DirectorProfile
Ann McDaniel - DirectorProfile
Alan Spoon - Non-Executive DirectorProfile

Investing Match Group

You need to understand the risk of investing before taking a position in Match. The danger of trading Match Group is mainly related to its market volatility and company specific events. As an investor, you must understand the concept of risk-adjusted return before you start trading. The most common way to measure the risk of Match is by using the Sharpe ratio. The ratio expresses how much excess return you acquire for the extra volatility you endure for holding a more risker asset than Match. The Shape ratio is calculated by using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. To understand how volatile Match Group is, you must compare it to a benchmark. Traditionally, the risk-free rate of return is the rate of return on the shortest-dated U.S. Treasury, such as a 3-year bond.
Additionally, see Stocks Correlation. Note that the Match Group information on this page should be used as a complementary analysis to other Match's statistical models used to find the right mix of equity instruments to add to your existing portfolios or create a brand new portfolio. You can also try Price Transformation module to use Price Transformation models to analyze depth of different equity instruments across global markets.

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Is Match's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Match. If investors know Match will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Match listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of Match Group is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Match that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Match's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Match's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Match's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Match's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Match's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Match value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Match's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.