NASDAQ:BCOR - Blucora Stock Price, News, & Analysis

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$35.80 -0.55 (-1.51 %)
(As of 09/23/2018 06:58 AM ET)
Previous Close$35.80
Today's Range$34.90 - $36.35
52-Week Range$19.05 - $40.60
Volume950,716 shs
Average Volume250,857 shs
Market Capitalization$1.71 billion
P/E Ratio20.81
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta-0.15
Blucora logoBlucora, Inc. provides technology-enabled financial solutions to consumers, small business owners, and tax professionals in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Wealth Management and Tax Preparation. The Wealth Management segment offers an integrated platform of brokerage, investment advisory, and insurance services to financial advisors. The Tax Preparation segment provides digital do-it-yourself tax preparation solutions for consumers and small business owners through TaxAct.com; and ancillary services, including refund payment transfer, audit defense, stored value cards, retirement investment accounts, tax preparation support services, data archive services, and e-filing services. This segment also offers professional tax preparer software. The company was formerly known as InfoSpace, Inc. and changed its name to Blucora, Inc. in June 2012. Blucora, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

Receive BCOR News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BCOR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Nondepository credit institutions
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
SectorBusiness Services
SymbolNASDAQ:BCOR
CUSIP09522910
Phone972-870-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.41
Current Ratio2.99
Quick Ratio2.99

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.81
Forward P/E Ratio22.24
P/E Growth1.27

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$509.56 million
Price / Sales3.35
Cash Flow$2.1399 per share
Price / Cash16.73
Book Value$11.74 per share
Price / Book3.05

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.22
Net Income$27.03 million
Net Margins13.31%
Return on Equity14.82%
Return on Assets8.47%

Miscellaneous

Employees487
Outstanding Shares47,640,000
Market Cap$1.71 billion

Blucora (NASDAQ:BCOR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blucora's stock symbol?

Blucora trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BCOR."

How were Blucora's earnings last quarter?

Blucora Inc (NASDAQ:BCOR) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 1st. The information services provider reported $0.97 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.11. The information services provider earned $157.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $154.46 million. Blucora had a net margin of 13.31% and a return on equity of 14.82%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.70 earnings per share. View Blucora's Earnings History.

When is Blucora's next earnings date?

Blucora is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Blucora.

What guidance has Blucora issued on next quarter's earnings?

Blucora updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.80-1.92 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.85. The company issued revenue guidance of $553.5-563.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $557.61 million.Blucora also updated its Q3 guidance to ($0.23)-($0.17) EPS.

What price target have analysts set for BCOR?

6 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Blucora's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.23 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Blucora's share price to reach $37.4460 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Blucora.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Blucora?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Blucora in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Blucora.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Blucora stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Blucora stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Blucora, Inc. provides technology-enabled financial solutions to consumers, small businesses and tax professionals. The company's products and services consist of tax preparation and wealth management, through TaxAct and HD Vest. TaxAct provides digital tax preparation solution for individuals, business owners and tax professionals. HD Vest Financial Services (R) supports an independent network of tax professionals who provide comprehensive financial planning solutions. Blucora, Inc. is based in IRVING, Texas. " (8/6/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We are reiterating our OUTPERFORM investment rating and raising our price target to $40 (from $30), which assumes a 19x multiple on our raised 2019 estimate for adjusted EPS and suggests nearly 20% upside from current levels." (5/15/2018)
  • 3. Benchmark Co. analysts commented, "Wealth Management also logged a strong quarter, with a record $625 million net AUA inflow, leading to results ahead of consensus and the high-end of guidance as well. It’s hard to say anything other than CEO John Clendening has rapidly righted the ship since joining the with further upside evident via what appears to be a sustainable paid unit growth strategy while maintaining a healthy pricing advantage in Tax, and early signs of organic Wealth Management efficiency gains excluding what could be material benefits from the clearing house switch expected in 3Q/4Q18." (5/10/2018)

Who are some of Blucora's key competitors?

Who are Blucora's key executives?

Blucora's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John S. Clendening, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. John Palmer, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Ms. Ann J. Bruder, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Robert David Oros, Chief Exec. Officer of HD Vest Financial Services (Age 52)
  • Mr. Davinder S. Athwal, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)

Who are Blucora's major shareholders?

Blucora's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.49%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.31%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.15%), First Trust Advisors LP (4.91%), Glenmede Trust Co. NA (2.50%) and Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (1.71%). Company insiders that own Blucora stock include Andrew Miles Snyder, Christopher William Walters, Eric Michael Emans, H Mcintyre Gardner, Joann Kintzel, John David Palmer, John S Clendening, Mark A Finkelstein, Mathieu Frederic Stevenson and Robert D Oros. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Blucora.

Which major investors are selling Blucora stock?

BCOR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, American Century Companies Inc. and James Investment Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Blucora company stock in the last year include H Mcintyre Gardner, John David Palmer, John S Clendening, Mathieu Frederic Stevenson and Robert D Oros. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blucora.

Which major investors are buying Blucora stock?

BCOR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Glenmede Trust Co. NA, BlackRock Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Castleark Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blucora.

How do I buy shares of Blucora?

Shares of BCOR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Blucora's stock price today?

One share of BCOR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.80.

How big of a company is Blucora?

Blucora has a market capitalization of $1.71 billion and generates $509.56 million in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $27.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.22 on an earnings per share basis. Blucora employs 487 workers across the globe.

What is Blucora's official website?

The official website for Blucora is http://www.blucora.com.

How can I contact Blucora?

Blucora's mailing address is 6333 State Hwy 161 6th Floor, Irving TX, 75038. The information services provider can be reached via phone at 972-870-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Blucora (NASDAQ BCOR)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  251 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  239 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  490
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Blucora and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BCOR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BCOR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel