K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN) shares rose 2.4% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $12.85 and last traded at $12.68, with a volume of 80,042 shares. The stock had previously closed at $12.38.

LRN has been the subject of several research reports. Barrington Research reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of K12 in a research report on Friday, July 15th. TheStreet upgraded K12 from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, July 8th.

The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $12.51 and its 200-day moving average price is $10.88. The stock’s market capitalization is $488.52 million.

Other hedge funds and institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in K12 by 169.3% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 157,318 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,384,000 after buying an additional 98,896 shares in the last quarter. Matarin Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in K12 during the fourth quarter valued at about $2,638,000. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its position in K12 by 6.5% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 305,900 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,692,000 after buying an additional 18,600 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in K12 by 5.5% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,696,099 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,926,000 after buying an additional 88,511 shares in the last quarter.

K12 Inc (K12) is a technology-based education company. The Company offers curriculum, software systems and educational services designed to facilitate individualized learning for students in kindergarten through 12th grade (K-12). It provides a range of technology-based educational products and solutions to public school districts, public schools, virtual charter schools, private schools and families.

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