THE MOTLEY FOOL - Aug 28 - Since Match Group went public in November, the stock has bounced between $8 and $17. Still, there are a number of reasons to believe in the long-term potential of the business.
- It is built on user-generated content
- Operating leverage
- Since Match is a subscriber-driven business, its expenses are roughly the same regardless of the number of subscribers. In its most recent quarter, a 21% increase in revenue led to an 82% jump in operating income.
- High customer need
- Match's business is as timeless as any business around.