The New York City-based company is expected to grab 27% of the estimated .2 billion market for US dating services in 2014, according to the new IBISWorld report.Analyst Jeremy Edwards predicts IAC's US Match revenue will rise 11.5% to 5.1 million this year, with operating income up 14% to 2.8 million.IBISWorld, a global business intelligence leader specializing in Industry Market Research and Procurement and Purchasing research reports, recently put together a comprehensive guide to the online dating industry's market size and growth prospects.
In particular, the ever-increasing popularity of smartphones has made mobile applications a booming business for dating services.
Growth in online dating has been phenomenal in recent years.
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