Match Group, which owns dating apps and sites including Tinder and OKCupid, continues to attract the wrong kind of love. Even though short sellers have seen a mark-to-market paper loss of $27.5 million this year - a 10.5% loss - short interest has grown.
S3 estimates current short interest of 14.96 million shares with $288.1 million at risk. That's an increase of 48.6% for shares and 67.3% for dollars at risk since the start of this year. During that time, Match stock has gained 9.8%.
Match stock traded down 2.7% to $18.74 Thursday afternoon.
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