Profile: Blucora Inc (BCOR.OQ)
17 Dec 2014
Blucora, Inc., incorporated on April 9, 1996, operates a portfolio of Internet businesses. Their legacy business, InfoSpace, provides online search and monetization solutions to a network of more than 100 partners globally. Through TaxACT, they provide online tax preparation solutions to consumers and professional preparers. Their Monoprice business is an online provider of self-branded consumer electronics and accessories. On January 31, 2012, Blucora acquired TaxACT Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiary, 2nd Story Software, Inc. In August 2013, Blucora announced that it had completed the acquisition of Monoprice. In June 2014, the Company acquired HowStuffWorks.
TaxACT offer a range of solutions that address the tax needs of the growing online tax filing market. InfoSpace offers core search solutions as a proven means to monetize audience through a search-based advertising revenue stream. Its technology selects from the top search marketplaces and then aggregates, filters and prioritizes the results to provide a complete and partner-branded search experience. It also operates its own consumer branded sites, which include How Stuff Works, Zoo, Dogpile, Webcrawler, and Nation. Monoprice is offering e-commerce service. Monoprice offers more than 5,000 of its own branded products through its Website.
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