NYSE:GHC - Graham Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$689.27 -8.66 (-1.24 %)
(As of 05/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$689.27
Today's Range$688.12 - $695.30
52-Week Range$537.40 - $752.74
Volume35,903 shs
Average Volume31,523 shs
Market Capitalization$3.66 billion
P/E Ratio14.79
Dividend Yield0.81%
Beta0.43
Graham Holdings Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified education and media company worldwide. It provides test preparation services and materials, as well as data science education, and training and healthcare simulation services; professional training and exam preparation for professional certifications and licensures; and non-academic operations support services to Purdue University Global. The company also offers training, test preparation, and degrees for accounting and financial services professionals; professional training courses; English-language training, academic preparation programs, and test preparation for English proficiency exams; and A-level examination preparation services, as well as operates three colleges, one business school, one higher education institution, and one online learning institution. In addition, it owns and operates seven television stations; and provides social-media management tools designed to connect newsrooms with their users, as well as produces Foreign Policy magazine and ForeignPolicy.com Website. Further, the company publishes Slate, an online magazine and Website; and two French-language news magazine Websites at slate.fr and slateafrique.com. Additionally, it provides marketing solutions on social, mobile, and video platforms; home health and hospice services; burners, igniters, dampers, and controls; screw jacks, linear actuators and related linear motion products, and lifting systems; and pressure impregnated kiln-dried lumber and plywood products, as well as develops cybersecurity training and workforce development education programs. The company also offers power charging and data systems; industrial and commercial indoor lighting solutions; and electrical components and assemblies. The company was formerly known as The Washington Post Company and changed its name to Graham Holdings Company in November 2013. Graham Holdings Company was founded in 1877 and is based in Arlington, Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIPN/A
Phone703-345-6300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$69.2734 per share
Book Value$564.46 per share

Profitability

Net Income$271.21 million

Miscellaneous

Employees11,100
Market Cap$3.66 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Graham (NYSE:GHC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Graham's stock symbol?

Graham trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GHC."

How often does Graham pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Graham?

Graham declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, July 18th will be given a dividend of $1.39 per share on Thursday, August 8th. This represents a $5.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 17th. View Graham's Dividend History.

How will Graham's stock buyback program work?

Graham announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Saturday, November 11th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 500,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Graham's earnings last quarter?

Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company reported $7.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $7.13 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $692.20 million for the quarter. Graham had a net margin of 11.36% and a return on equity of 8.49%. View Graham's Earnings History.

When is Graham's next earnings date?

Graham is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Graham.

Has Graham been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GHC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Graham earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Graham's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Graham own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Graham investors own include Carriage Services (CSV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Baidu (BIDU), Procter & Gamble (PG), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), Kraft Heinz (KHC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ), Bank of America (BAC) and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B).

Who are Graham's key executives?

Graham's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Timothy J. O'Shaughnessy, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 38)
  • Mr. Wallace R. Cooney, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 56)
  • Ms. Nicole Marie Maddrey, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Andrew Stephen Rosen, Exec. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Jacob M. Maas, Sr. VP of Planning & Devel. (Age 42)

Who are Graham's major shareholders?

Graham's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.44%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.15%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.52%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.64%), Northern Trust Corp (1.40%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.96%). Company insiders that own Graham stock include Donald Graham, Katharine Weymouth, Marcel A Snyman and Timothy J O'shaughnessy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Graham.

Which major investors are selling Graham stock?

GHC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, California Public Employees Retirement System, BB&T Corp, OppenheimerFunds Inc. and James Investment Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Graham company stock in the last year include Katharine Weymouth and Marcel A Snyman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graham.

Which major investors are buying Graham stock?

GHC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Northern Trust Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Graham stock in the last two years include Donald Graham and Timothy J O'shaughnessy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graham.

How do I buy shares of Graham?

Shares of GHC 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Graham's stock price today?

One share of GHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $689.27.

How big of a company is Graham?

Graham has a market capitalization of $3.66 billion and generates $2.70 billion in revenue each year. Graham employs 11,100 workers across the globe.

What is Graham's official website?

The official website for Graham is http://www.ghco.com.

How can I contact Graham?

Graham's mailing address is 1300 NORTH 17TH STREET, ARLINGTON VA, 22209. The company can be reached via phone at 703-345-6300.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Graham (NYSE GHC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  105 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  114 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  219
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Graham and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GHC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GHC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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