K12 Inc. (LRN) Drops 6.81% on January 06
K12 Inc. ($LRN) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 06 as the stock slid 6.81% to $10.53, a loss of $-0.77 per share. Starting at an opening price of $11.48 a share, the stock traded between $10.52 and $11.48 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 258,547 shares over 2,060 trades, against an average daily volume of 433,812 shares and a total float of 38.29 million.
The losses send K12 Inc. down to a market cap of $403.19 million. In the last year, K12 Inc. has traded between $26.20 and $11.08, and its 50-day SMA is currently $12.39 and 200-day SMA is $18.93.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 25.1.
K12 Inc is a technology-based education company. It offers proprietary curriculum and educational services created for online delivery to students in kindergarten through 12th grade, or K-12.
K12 Inc. is based out of Herndon, VA and has some 4,200 employees. Its CEO is Nathaniel A. Davis.
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