# RNN 1st Gen Model H&R Block, Inc. Personal services

Stock predictor AI models:
78.05% successful of 41 deals
$ 23.07 Last close price
at 29-oct-2021


Model's trade recommendations 1.42% Return for period

-1.96% Annual return

$5.59B Market Cap

β 0.29  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period 1.42%
52wk return 16.32%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio -0.07
Sharpe ratio -0.07
Norm. RMSE 0.90%
Downside risk 14.06%
Volatility 0.00%
  • 0.96 (3.59%) Div (Yield)
  • BUY Analysts consensus recommendation

H&R Block is the world's largest income tax filing company. It offers income tax return filing services for salaried individuals via three distinct methods - Free Online self e-filing, assisted tax e-filing and In-person tax e-filing. It also develops and markets DIY income tax preparation software; and provides DIY tax services, including preparation of federal and state income tax returns, review of tax returns by a tax professional, access to tax tips, advice and tax-related news, use of calculators for tax planning, and error checking and electronic filing. In addition, the company develops and offers applications for mobile devices, which offer tax return preparation solutions and related services and products to clients. Further, it provides refund transfers, H&R Block Emerald Advance lines of credit, H&R Block Emerald Prepaid MasterCard, Peace of Mind Extended Service Plan, Tax Identity Shield, refund advance loans, and an Instant Cash Back refund option.

Industry sector: Consumer Discretionary

Sector classification: Personal services

Deep Learning based analysis and prediction model for H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) stock is a 1st Generation Non-linear Autoregresive with exogenous variable(s) (NARX) model based on the Recurrent Neural Network architecture.

Model is in the production pipeline since Oct. 2, 2015.

Market data for HRB model training are being downloaded from the Quandl premium datasets on a daily basis.
Risks related to the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the virus named “SARS-CoV-2” are accounted for in this model in the form of the historical data coincided with outbreaks and other global events in the past used to train ML prediction model for HRB.

Model is being retrained on a daily basis.

Float 208M
P/E 21.04
Shares Outstanding 209M
% Held by Insiders 0.63%
% Held by Institutions 95.27%
EPS (last reported FY) $1.96
EPS (last reported Q) $-1.16
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $-1.33
Total revenues $3 B
Net income $0 B