Tinder pushes Match Group to beat estimate

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Match Group, the company behind dating sites and adult apps such as Tinder, Match, PlentyOfFish, Meetic, OkCupid, OurTime, Pairs, and Hinge has beaten its earnings estimates.

The company said in a statement that Tinder, attracted more subscribers, sending its shares up as much as 12 percent in extended trading.

Overall subscribers at Match rose to 8.2 million.

Match said it earned 58 cents per user on average, 3 cents more than last year as more users shifted to its premium services such as Tinder Gold.

Tinder Gold and Tinder Plus offer features such as unlimited likes, the ability to take back an accidental swipe and better profile visibility for a fee.