Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOR) produced a 36.3% rally since recording the worst price of $23.83. Thanks to the latest 3.21% increase, it now trades at $32.48. Throughout the trading on 5/24/2019, the share price floated between $31.51 and $32.54. This company shares are 34.45% off its target price of $43.67 and the current market capitalization stands at $1.56B. The recent change has given its price a -3.24% deficit over SMA 50 and -21.45% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -6.91% declines, 22.7% gains and 14.29% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found BCOR’s volatility during a week at 2.81% and during a month it has been found around 3.38%.

Blucora, Inc. (BCOR) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $1.53 billion or 98.8% in BCOR stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Blackrock Inc. owns $224.47 million in Blucora, Inc., which represents roughly 14.39% of the company’s market cap and approximately 14.69% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Wellington Management Group Llp, which owns 6,587,450 shares of the stock are valued at $213.96 million. The third largest holder is Vanguard Group Inc, which currently holds $158.58 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 10.17% of its market capitalization.

Blucora, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 92 institutional holders increased their position in Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOR) by some 2,709,805 shares, 98 decreased positions by 3,361,706 and 29 held positions by 40,969,940. That puts total institutional holdings at 47,041,451 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 28 new institutional investments totaling 963,857 shares while 28 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 1,088,654 shares.

Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOR) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Blucora, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Gardner H. McIntyre has sold 2,500 shares of Blucora, Inc. (BCOR) in the trading session dated May. 24, 2019. These shares are worth $80,125 and were traded at $32.05 each. The SEC filing shows that Clendening John S performed a sale of 84,250 shares. The President and CEO disposed these shares by way of transaction on May. 16, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $31.58 per share worth to an income of some $2,660,615 to the account of Clendening John S.

Principal Accounting Officer, Palmer John David, sold 4,606 common shares of Blucora, Inc. (BCOR) in the open market. In a transaction dated May. 15, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $31.63, raking in a sum of $145,688. After this sale, 6,014 common shares of BCOR are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $195,335.

In the transaction dated May. 02, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the Chief Legal Officer & Sec’y; BRUDER ANN J. disposed a total of 5,600 shares at an average price of $35, amounting to approximately $196,000. The insider now directly owns 39,931 shares worth $1,296,959.

Blucora, Inc. (BCOR) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOR), with 2 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 3 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.6 average brokerage recommendation [T1].