Graham Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:GHC)

About Graham Holdings

Graham Holdings logoGraham Holdings Company, formerly The Washington Post Company, is a diversified education and media company whose principal operations include educational services, television broadcasting, cable television systems, and online, print and local TV news. The Company owns Kaplan, a provider of educational services to individuals, schools and businesses, serving over one million students annually with operations in more than 30 countries. Its programs include higher education, test preparation, language instruction and professional training. Its Post-Newsweek Stations, Inc owns six television stations which include WDIV-Detroit (NBC), KPRC-Houston (NBC),WPLG-Miami (ABC), WKMG-Orlando (CBS), KSAT-San Antonio (ABC) and WJXT-Jacksonville (independent). The stations also broadcast digital channels focusing on classic television and lifestyle programming, in addition to operating mobile sites and mobile applications delivering breaking news, weather and community news.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Publishing - Newspapers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GHC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $464.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $489.21
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $492.43
  • 52-Week Range: $425.14 - $595.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.76
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Net Margins: -3.26%
  • Return on Equity: 6.39%
  • Return on Assets: 3.64%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 2.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.14%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
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Earnings History for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2016Q1$4.92$647.43 million$601.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2016Q4$8.72$551.38 million$421.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q2$12.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115$3.48$522.20 million$500.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2015Q414$57.01$551.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2014Q314$8.69$856.10 million$898.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2014Q214$7.31$870.50 million$878.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q4 13$10.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.73 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
Annual Dividend:$4.84
Dividend Yield:1.04%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-34.13% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.71% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
19.57% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.34%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/23/2016Timothy J O'shaughnessyCEOBuy1,100$463.61$509,971.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell12,100$1,070.12$12,948,452.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell11,598$1,070.78$12,418,906.44View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell6,302$1,070.05$6,743,455.10View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell10,000$1,076.29$10,762,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell18,700$991.70$18,544,790.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell9,800$991.17$9,713,466.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell26,000$990.28$25,747,280.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell17,000$990.29$16,834,930.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Donald GrahamCEOSell1,623$985.50$1,599,466.50View SEC Filing  
12/29/2014Donald GrahamCEOSell31,900$881.89$28,132,291.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Wallace R CooneyCAOSell1,150$935.70$1,076,055.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Veronica DillonVPSell1,000$731.69$731,690.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Ann McdanielSVPSell1,000$674.74$674,740.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014David Bruce GoldbergDirectorBuy1,000$664.88$664,880.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC)
DateHeadline logoETF’s with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - October 17 at 5:08 PM
News IconUpdate on Graham Holdings Company Common (NYSE:GHC) for the day (NYSE:GHC) - October 16 at 9:48 AM logoKaplan Survey Shows Teens’ Study Habits Include Classical Music and Popcorn While Prepping For the PSAT/NMSQTⓇ (NYSE:GHC) - October 13 at 5:15 PM logoLeading Data Science Training Provider Metis Debuts in Chicago with a Grand Opening and A New Scholarship for LGBTQ Students (NYSE:GHC) - October 12 at 10:16 AM logoData Science Training Provider Metis Expands to Seattle (NYSE:GHC) - October 10 at 4:58 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : October 7, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - October 7 at 10:11 AM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: Law Schools Show Continued Optimism, but Fragile Recovery Leads Most to Favor the Closure of Existing JD Programs and Limiting New Ones (NYSE:GHC) - October 6 at 5:07 PM logoKaplan Schweser and NYSSA Form Alliance for CFA® Exam Prep (NYSE:GHC) - October 4 at 5:03 PM logoKaplan Schweser and NYSSA Form Alliance for CFA ® Exam Prep (NYSE:GHC) - October 4 at 10:01 AM logoKaplan Test Prep Comments on the SAT® Scores Report and Releases Results from Its 2016 Survey of College Admissions Officers, Showing an Environment of Uncertainty (NYSE:GHC) - September 27 at 9:48 AM
News IconKaren Drew joins Devin Scillian on Local 4 News at 5:30 p.m. (NYSE:GHC) - September 26 at 5:21 PM logoKimberly Gill named co-anchor of Local 4 News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. (NYSE:GHC) - September 26 at 5:21 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GHC-US : September 26, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - September 26 at 9:53 AM logoAs Colleges Report More Applicants Submitting ACTⓇ Scores, ACT, Inc. and Kaplan Test Prep Launch ACTⓇ Kaplan Online Prep Live to Make Best-in-Class Live Teaching Accessible to All Students (NYSE:GHC) - September 26 at 9:53 AM logoDetroit broadcasting legend Carmen Harlan to retire from WDIV-Local 4 in November (NYSE:GHC) - September 22 at 10:46 AM
News IconNew Research Shows International Experience In Higher Ed Is Important For Career Success, But Many Students Recognize it Too ... (NYSE:GHC) - September 21 at 5:42 PM logoNew Research Shows International Experience In Higher Ed Is Important For Career Success, But Many Students Recognize it Too Late (NYSE:GHC) - September 21 at 5:42 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : September 19, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - September 19 at 5:18 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GHC) : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - September 14 at 5:17 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : September 13, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - September 13 at 10:01 AM
News IconShelton company acquired by Indiana-based manufacturer (NYSE:GHC) - September 8 at 5:04 PM logoKaplan Bar Review Comments on the Scoring Changes Made to the Multistate Bar Examination (NYSE:GHC) - September 1 at 8:06 AM logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GHC-US : August 30, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - August 30 at 5:18 PM logoKaplan Test Prep Launches First Free, Live PSAT Prep, Giving Unprecedented Access to Best-In-Class Instruction for All Aspiring College Applicants (NYSE:GHC) - August 30 at 5:18 PM logoTop 9 Shareholders of Facebook (FB) (NYSE:GHC) - August 22 at 5:14 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : August 22, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - August 22 at 5:14 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - August 16 at 8:32 AM logoKaplan Announces Launch of Inaugural Residency Prep Boot Camp to Help Medical School Graduates “Match” (NYSE:GHC) - August 11 at 5:27 PM logoGRAHAM HOLDINGS CO Financials (NYSE:GHC) - August 10 at 5:28 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. :GHC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - August 10 at 12:38 PM logoKPRC-2 to Launch a New Daily Lifestyle Show “Houston Life” (NYSE:GHC) - August 9 at 9:33 PM logoGraham Holdings Company -- Moody's says Graham's new term loan has no immediate impact on debt ratings. (NYSE:GHC) - August 4 at 8:06 AM logoGeneration Healthcare REIT :GHC-AU: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - August 4 at 8:06 AM
News IconKaplan Higher Education revenue declines impact Graham Holdings Q2 earnings results (NYSE:GHC) - August 3 at 5:31 PM logoGraham Holdings Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings (NYSE:GHC) - August 3 at 5:31 PM logoGraham Holdings revenues fall again in Q2 (NYSE:GHC) - August 3 at 5:31 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GHC-US : August 3, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - August 3 at 5:31 PM logoQ2 2016 Graham Holdings Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:GHC) - August 3 at 8:06 AM logoDev Bootcamp Appoints Tarlin Ray as Chief Operating Officer (NYSE:GHC) - August 1 at 5:05 PM logoWarren Buffett's Short-Term Hit and Run Transactions - Insider Monkey - Insider Monkey (blog) (NYSE:GHC) - July 30 at 4:48 PM logoGraham posts 1Q profit (NYSE:GHC) - July 29 at 7:04 AM logoMachinery Stocks' Earnings to Watch on Jul 29: B, GRC, GHM (NYSE:GHC) - July 28 at 4:36 AM logoAfter A Remarkable Run, A Rural Cable Company Looks Fully Valued (NYSE:GHC) - July 22 at 8:08 AM logoKaplan University Continues to Innovate, Receives Approval to Begin Offering Competency-based Programs (NYSE:GHC) - July 20 at 6:38 PM logoMetis Becomes the First and Only Data Science Training Bootcamp in the United States to Accept International M-1 Visa Students (NYSE:GHC) - July 19 at 4:30 AM
News IconDr. Marilyn Wideman Joins Kaplan University School of Nursing as the Associate Dean of Online Programs (NYSE:GHC) - July 18 at 5:22 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GHC) : July 18, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - July 18 at 3:47 PM logoNorth Carolina Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice Adds Kaplan University as Educational Partner (NYSE:GHC) - July 13 at 8:02 AM logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : July 11, 2016 (NYSE:GHC) - July 11 at 9:08 AM logoGraham Holdings Could Have 35% Upside (NYSE:GHC) - July 10 at 9:40 AM


Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC) Chart for Thursday, October, 20, 2016

Last Updated on 10/20/2016 by Staff