THE MOTLEY FOOL - Oct 7 - Shares, however, have pulled back 3.4% so far this month. We can attribute Match stock's strong September performance to powerful earnings reports. Q2 revenue jumped 36% YOY to $421.2M, operating income surged 81% to $150M, and earnings per share (EPS) rocketed 165% to $0.45. Tinder's growth continues to fuel Match's overall growth, with the dating app's number of paid subscribers soaring 81% YOY to 3.8M. The main thing investors need to watch is growing competition.