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NYSE:LRNK12 Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.64 (+2.60 %)
(As of 06/2/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $25.26
50-Day Range
MA: $23.60
52-Week Range
Now: $25.26
Volume421,900 shs
Average Volume609,729 shs
Market Capitalization$1.04 billion
P/E Ratio44.32
Dividend YieldN/A
K12 Inc., a technology-based education company, together with its subsidiaries, provides online curriculum, software systems, and educational services to facilitate individualized learning for students primarily in kindergarten through 12th grade in the United States and internationally. The company also offers curriculum and technology solutions for full-time virtual and blended programs; full-time virtual programs, semester courses, and supplemental educational products; teacher training, teaching, and other academic and technology support services to public schools, school districts, private schools, charter schools, early childhood learning centers, and corporate partners. In addition, it provides FuelEd suite of offerings, such as K12 curriculum, FuelEd online courses, and FuelEd anywhere learning systems; Middlebury interactive languages; Stride; and the Big Universe literacy solution. Further, the company operates online private schools, including The K12 International Academy, the George Washington University Online High School, and the Keystone School. Additionally, it provides access to the online lessons and curriculum through proprietary learning management system; learning kits; student computers; and management, technology, and educational services. The company sells individual K-8 online courses and supplemental educational products directly to families. K12 Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.42 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.02 billion
Cash Flow$2.77 per share
Book Value$15.76 per share


Net Income$37.21 million


Market Cap$1.04 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)

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K12 (NYSE:LRN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has K12's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

K12's stock was trading at $17.16 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LRN shares have increased by 47.2% and is now trading at $25.26. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of K12?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for K12 in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for K12.

When is K12's next earnings date?

K12 is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for K12.

How were K12's earnings last quarter?

K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN) posted its earnings results on Monday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $257.15 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $253.83 million. K12 had a return on equity of 3.56% and a net margin of 2.23%. The business's revenue was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.44 earnings per share. View K12's earnings history.

What guidance has K12 issued on next quarter's earnings?

K12 updated its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, April, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.033-1.04 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LRN?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for K12's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate K12's stock price to reach $27.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for K12.

Has K12 been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LRN stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. K12 earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutK12.

Are investors shorting K12?

K12 saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,420,000 shares, an increase of 10.1% from the April 30th total of 1,290,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 743,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.9 days. Approximately 3.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View K12's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of K12's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of K12 own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other K12 investors own include Ring Energy (REI), Ring Energy (REI), General Electric (GE), IBM (IBM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), CNX Resources (CNX), Corbus Pharmaceuticals (CRBP), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), AT&T (T) and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY).

Who are K12's key executives?

K12's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Nathaniel Alonzo Davis, CEO & Exec. Chairman (Age 65)
  • Mr. James J. Rhyu, CFO and Pres of Product & Technology (Age 49)
  • Mr. Kevin P. Chavous, Pres of Academics, Policy & Schools Group (Age 63)
  • Mr. Rob Banwarth, Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP
  • Mr. Mike Kraft, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications

What is K12's stock symbol?

K12 trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LRN."

Who are K12's major shareholders?

K12's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.09%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (3.97%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.80%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.76%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.56%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.20%). Company insiders that own K12 stock include Howard D Polsky, Kevin Chavous and Nathaniel A Davis. View institutional ownership trends for K12.

Which major investors are selling K12 stock?

LRN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., AQR Capital Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Federated Hermes Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, and Principal Financial Group Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for K12.

Which major investors are buying K12 stock?

LRN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Portolan Capital Management LLC, Matarin Capital Management LLC, Invenomic Capital Management LP, Systematic Financial Management LP, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, and Rice Hall James & Associates LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for K12.

How do I buy shares of K12?

Shares of LRN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is K12's stock price today?

One share of LRN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.26.

How big of a company is K12?

K12 has a market capitalization of $1.04 billion and generates $1.02 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $37.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.91 on an earnings per share basis. K12 employs 4,550 workers across the globe.

What is K12's official website?

The official website for K12 is www.k12.com.

How can I contact K12?

K12's mailing address is 2300 Corporate Park Drive, Herndon VA, 20171. The company can be reached via phone at 703-483-7000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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