Blucora

Blucora develops a SaaS-based platform that provides tax filing and wealth management solutions for businesses. Read more

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President & CEO

Chris Walters

CEO Approval Rating

88/100

Founded:

1996

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PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQBCOR

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H&R Block is one of Blucora's top rivals. H&R Block's headquarters is in Kansas City, Missouri, and was founded in 1955. H&R Block operates in the Asset & Investment Management industry. H&R Block generates 443% of Blucora's revenue.

Andersen Tax has been one of Blucora's top competitors. Andersen Tax was founded in 2002 in San Francisco, California. Andersen Tax is in the Legal Services industry. Andersen Tax generates $270M less revenue than Blucora.

Vertex is one of Blucora's top competitors. Vertex was founded in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania} in 1978. Like Blucora, Vertex also works within the Application Software industry. Compared to Blucora, Vertex generates $386.4M less revenue.

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Blucora Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$770M

Blucora's revenue is the ranked 10th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2B. Over the last four quarters, Blucora's revenue has grown by 72.8%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $278.4M; in Q4 2020, it was $155.2M; in Q3 2020, it was $175.4M; in Q2 2020, Blucora's revenue was $161.1M.

Blucora Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
HK Financial Services, Inc.

Jan 2020

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$160M
HKFS is a provider of retirement planning, investment advisory and asset management services for individuals and businesses.
1st Global, Inc.

Mar 2019

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$180M
1st Global is a wealth management firm that provides accounting, financial planning and investment advisory services.
HD Vest Financial Services

Oct 2015

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$580M
HD Vest is a financial firm that offers wealth management, financial planning and tax integration services for businesses.
HowStuffWorks, Inc.

Apr 2014

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$45M
HowStuffWorks is an online platform that provides articles, podcasts and video information in the areas of science, research, sci-fi and technology.
Balance Financial Inc.

Oct 2013

Source »
undisclosed
Balance is a SaaS based provider of professional grade financial technology solutions.

These are all the companies that Blucora has acquired. Blucora has acquired 9 companies and its latest acquisition was HK Financial Services, Inc. in Jan 2020. HKFS is a provider of retirement planning, investment advisory and asset management services for individuals and businesses.

Blucora Funding History

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Blucora Investments

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These are all the companies that Blucora has invested in. Blucora has invested 9 companies and its latest investment was HK Financial Services, Inc. in Jan 2020. HKFS is a provider of retirement planning, investment advisory and asset management services for individuals and businesses.

Blucora News

June 10, 2021MarketScreener

Avantax Planning Partners Recognizes Affiliate Accomplishments During National Conference

(marketscreener.com) DALLAS, June 10, 2021 -- Avantax Planning Partners℠, a fast-growing, CPA-focused... See more »
May 10, 2021Benzinga

Blucora to Host Virtual Investor Day Tuesday, June 15, 2021

DALLAS, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOR), a provider of data and technolo... See more »
May 5, 2021FinanzNachrichten

Blucora Guides Q2, FY21 Above Estimates

WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - While reporting financial results for the first quarter on Tuesday, financial ... See more »
April 21, 2021Picante Today

Blucora Stockholders Elect All Ten Incumbent Blucora Directors at 2021 Annual Meeting

DALLAS, April 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Blucora, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: BCOR), a leading pro... See more »
April 21, 2021MarketScreener

shareholders re-elect board, reject four Ancora nominees

(marketscreener.com) Blucora Inc shareholders voted to re-elect the financial services firm's 10 curr... See more »
April 19, 2021Markets Insider

Blucora Board Sends Letter to Stockholders

Refreshed Board Has Taken Decisive Steps to Drive Long-Term Shareholder Value and Continues to Evalua... See more »

Blucora Press Releases

March 18, 2021GlobeNewswire

Avantax Wealth Management Further Strengthens Leadership Team

Three industry veterans join Senior Leadership Team to drive strategy and continue value creation for... See more »
March 15, 2021GlobeNewswire

Blucora Sends Letter to Stockholders Highlighting Strength of Current Board and Progress with Company's Strategic Transformation

Refreshed Board and Rebuilt Management Team Executing New Strategy andContinuing to Evaluate Options ... See more »
March 10, 2021centralcharts

Ancora Files Definitive Proxy Statement and Sends Letter to Blucora Stockholders

Ancora Holdings, Inc. (together with its affiliates, "Ancora"), which collectively with the other par... See more »
January 27, 2021GlobalNewswire

Blucora to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results Wednesday, February 17, 2021

DALLAS, Jan. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOR), a provider of data and techno... See more »
January 5, 2021GlobalNewswire

Blucora President and Chief Executive Officer Sends Annual Letter to Stockholders

DALLAS, Jan. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOR) today released the following l... See more »
April 28, 2020centralcharts

Blucora Announces Employee Inducement Equity Grant

IRVING, Texas, April 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOR) ("Blucora" or "the Com... See more »

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Blucora Headquarters

6333 State Hwy 161

Irving, Texas75038

972-870-6400

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Blucora Summary

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Blucora develops a SaaS-based platform that provides tax filing and wealth management solutions for businesses. Blucora was founded in 1996. Blucora's headquarters is located in Irving, Texas, USA 75038. Blucora's President & CEO, Chris Walters, curr...

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Blucora's President & CEO, Chris Walters, currently has an approval rating of 88%. Blucora's primary competitors are H&R Block, Andersen Tax & Vertex.

Frequently Asked Questions about Blucora

  1. When was Blucora founded?

    Blucora was founded in 1996
  2. Who is Blucora's CEO?

    Blucora's CEO is Chris Walters
  3. How much revenue does Blucora generate?

    Blucora generates $770M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Blucora have?

    Blucora has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Blucora's headquarters?

    Blucora's headquarters is in Irving Texas, USA
  2. How many employees does Blucora have?

    Blucora has 529 employees
  3. What sector does Blucora operate in?

    Blucora is in Application Software, Enterprise Software, SaaS
  4. Who are Blucora's competitors?

    Blucora's top competitors are H&R Block, Andersen Tax, Vertex