Match Group Inc. (NASDAQ:MTCH)’s share price fell 1.4% on Thursday . The company traded as low as $14.68 and last traded at $14.74, with a volume of 647,830 shares. The stock had previously closed at $14.95.

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on MTCH. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “hold” rating on shares of Match Group in a research note on Thursday, May 5th. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. restated a “buy” rating and issued a $17.00 target price on shares of Match Group in a research note on Wednesday, May 4th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Match Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 26th. Axiom Securities restated a “buy” rating and issued a $18.00 target price on shares of Match Group in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. Finally, Susquehanna restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $13.00 target price (up previously from $11.00) on shares of Match Group in a research note on Friday, May 6th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. Match Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.15.

The firm has a market cap of $4.00 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.45. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $15.77 and its 200 day moving average price is $13.10.

Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $301.12 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $295.12 million. Match Group’s quarterly revenue was up 21.0% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts forecast that Match Group Inc. will post $0.73 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In related news, Vice Chairman Sam Yagan sold 200,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.24, for a total transaction of $2,648,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 200,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,648,000. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider Amarnath Thombre sold 122,802 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.38, for a total transaction of $1,888,694.76. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 122,802 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,888,694.76. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in MTCH. River Road Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Match Group during the fourth quarter valued at $8,735,000. RS Investment Management Co. LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Match Group during the fourth quarter valued at $15,810,000. Jennison Associates LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Match Group during the fourth quarter valued at $13,954,000. Finally, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. purchased a new stake in shares of Match Group during the fourth quarter valued at $1,362,000.

Match Group, Inc is a provider of dating products. The Company operates in two segments: Dating and Non-dating. Its Dating segment provides dating products and the Company’s Non-dating segment provides various education services, including test preparation, academic tutoring and college counseling services.

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