With shares of IAC InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IACI) trading at around $43.57, is IACI an OUTPERFORM, WAIT AND SEE or STAY AWAY? Let’s analyze the stock with the relevant sections of our CHEAT SHEET investing framework:
C = Catalyst for the Stock’s Movement
Would you like to find out more information on any topic in the world? Do you need the definition to a word for a report? Would you like to find someone special? Does your child need tutoring in order to boost his or her confidence in school? Did you have a stressful day and are now in need of some humor? Do you need information on dining, accommodations, or entertainment while out of town? Would you like to see an online menu for a local restaurant? Are you motivated to get fit? Would you like to embark on a home improvement project but you don’t know where to begin?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you might want to visit one of IAC’s many websites. These sites include but are not limited to Ask.com, About.com, Dictionary.com, OurTime.com, BlackPeopleMeet.com, OkCupid.com, Tutor.com, CollegeHumor.com, CitySearch.com, Urbanspoon.com, DailyBurn.com, and Chemistry.com. In addition to these sites, there is Vimeo.com, which is a place where you can watch some of the most talented short filmmakers in the world. If you happen to be in the business of looking for talent, then this would be a good place to start.
We’ll go over some stats for these sites in a moment, but before we do, you’re probably wondering if these sites make money. That’s understandable considering the industry’s past. Some sites perform better than others, but IAC has seen enjoyed profits for three consecutive years…