Two excellent candidates are Match Group (NASDAQ: MTCH) and PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL). Online dating is an expanding industry, and it's easy to understand why. The company owns a portfolio of dating websites and apps, chief among them being Tinder.
Bumble's (NASDAQ: BMBL) stock fell 9% on Aug. 11 after the online dating company posted its second-quarter earnings report. Its revenue rose 18% year over year to $220.5 million, beating analysts' estimates by $1.
Online daters using one of Match Group's (MTCH) apps can now use Garbo's online background check service to screen potential dates.