Graham Holdings Co Company Profile (NYSE:GHC)

About Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)

Graham Holdings Co 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
  • Symbol: NYSE:GHC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $0.00
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $599.27
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $543.40
  • 52 Week Range: $440.55 - $615.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.22
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 7.41%
  • Return on Equity: 6.48%
  • Return on Assets: 3.68%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.20%
  • Current Ratio: 2.28%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.23%
  • Average Volume: 20,833 shs.
  • Beta: 0.86

Frequently Asked Questions for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)

What is Graham Holdings Co's stock symbol?

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

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

Graham Holdings Co declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 5th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 19th will be given a dividend of $1.27 per share on Wednesday, August 9th. This represents a $5.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 17th. View Graham Holdings Co's Dividend History.

How were Graham Holdings Co's earnings last quarter?

Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $4.92 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $601.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $647.43 million. Graham Holdings Co had a return on equity of 6.48% and a net margin of 7.41%. View Graham Holdings Co's Earnings History.

When will Graham Holdings Co make its next earnings announcement?

Graham Holdings Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Graham Holdings Co.

Who are some of Graham Holdings Co's key competitors?

Who owns Graham Holdings Co stock?

Graham Holdings Co's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Schroder Investment Management Group (0.00%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%) and State Street Corp (0.00%). Company insiders that own Graham Holdings Co stock include Donald Graham and Timothy J O'shaughnessy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Graham Holdings Co.

Who sold Graham Holdings Co stock? Who is selling Graham Holdings Co stock?

Graham Holdings Co's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Nationwide Fund Advisors, Renaissance Technologies LLC, FIL Ltd, Bank of America Corp DE, Morgan Stanley and First Quadrant L P CA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graham Holdings Co.

Who bought Graham Holdings Co stock? Who is buying Graham Holdings Co stock?

Graham Holdings Co's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Denver Investment Advisors LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, Gareth Morgan Investments Limited Partnership and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graham Holdings Co.

How do I buy Graham Holdings Co stock?

Shares of Graham Holdings Co can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Graham Holdings Co stock cost?

One share of Graham Holdings Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $599.05.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Graham Holdings Co (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 Co (NYSE:GHC)
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Earnings History for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Earnings by Quarter for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Graham Holdings Co (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$8.60$551.38 million$421.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q2$12.59$879.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115$5.04$522.20 million$500.60 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 Co (NYSE:GHC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.73 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Next Dividend:8/9/2017
Annual Dividend:$5.08
Dividend Yield:0.85%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:15.90% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
20.54% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.79%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
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)


Headline Trends for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
Latest Headlines for Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC)
DateHeadline logoGraham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GHC-US : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 5:13 PM logoETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 7:52 AM logoKaplan Test Prep to Hold National Practice Test Weekend for the SAT® and ACT® on May 20-21 - May 16 at 11:35 AM logoGraham Holdings Co. :GHC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 11:35 AM logoWinView Raises $12 Million in Series B Funding to Expand Platform Where Fans Predict Sports Live While Watching TV - May 15 at 11:20 AM logoGraham Holdings Co (GHC) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $1.27 - May 5 at 7:08 PM logoGraham Holdings (GHC) Given News Impact Rating of -0.01 - May 4 at 7:24 PM logoSpecialized High School Admissions Test to Undergo Major Changes; Kaplan Test Prep to Hold a Series of Free SHSAT® Practice Events Across All NYC Boroughs to Help Middle Schoolers Get Ready - May 4 at 5:34 PM logoJack Markell Elected a Director of Graham Holdings Company - May 4 at 5:34 PM logoGraham Holdings Company Reports First Quarter Earnings - May 3 at 9:26 AM logoGraham Holdings posts 1Q profit - May 3 at 8:52 AM logoGraham Holdings (GHC) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.12 - May 1 at 7:26 PM logoGraham Holdings sold Kaplan University to Purdue for just $1 - April 29 at 5:59 PM logoPositive Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Graham Holdings (GHC) Stock Price - April 28 at 11:53 AM logoPurdue Snags $50 Million in Deal to Peddle Online Kaplan Degrees - April 28 at 10:37 AM logo[$$] Purdue University to Acquire Kaplan University - April 27 at 10:58 PM logoGraham Holdings just sold Kaplan University to Purdue for $1 - April 27 at 5:58 PM logoGraham Holdings (GHC) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of -0.25 - April 22 at 7:28 AM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: Aspiring Doctors Lament the Hypercompetitive Pre-Med Academic Culture - April 20 at 12:08 PM logoSave The Date: Kaplan Test Prep To Hold Its First Free, Live Online Prepathons for AP® U.S. History and AP Biology on April 22-23 - April 19 at 11:52 AM logoDev Bootcamp Celebrates 5th Anniversary - April 18 at 5:02 PM logoGraham Media Group's WDIV-Local 4 Receives NAB's Service to America Award - April 18 at 5:02 PM logoGraham Holdings (GHC) Getting Very Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 16 at 7:54 AM logoKaplan Bar Review Survey: Law School Graduates Want Law Schools to Raise Their Admissions Standards - April 12 at 9:45 AM logoGraham Holdings Company to Audiocast Annual Meeting Presentation - April 11 at 10:12 PM logoGraham Holdings Co. : GHC-US: Dividend Analysis : April 14th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 11, 2017 - April 11 at 12:19 PM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: College Admissions Officers Say Applicants Who Complete and Do Well in AP® Courses Have an Admissions Advantage - April 7 at 10:02 AM logoGraham Holdings closes purchase of Hoover Treated Wood Products - April 3 at 10:40 PM logoGraham Holdings Completes Acquisition of Hoover Treated Wood Products, Inc. - April 3 at 5:39 PM logoGRAHAM HOLDINGS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - April 3 at 5:39 PM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: American Business School Leaders Remain Convinced that MBA Programs in the U.S. are Stronger than MBA Programs in Europe and Asia - March 31 at 9:45 AM logoGreater Washington leaders weigh in on how to survive economic uncertainty - March 30 at 5:50 PM logoGraham Holdings (GHC) to Buy Hoover Treated Wood Products - March 29 at 11:12 AM logoGraham Holdings to Acquire Hoover Treated Wood Products, Inc. - March 29 at 11:12 AM logoCable One Has More Room To Run - March 28 at 11:40 AM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: Colleges Recommend Parents Limit Their Involvement in the Admissions Process, Noting Some Parents Exhibit “Extreme Behavior” to Help Their Kids Get In - March 22 at 5:39 PM logoKaplan Test Prep to Hold Its First Live, Online ACT® ‘Prepathon’ on Saturday, March 25 to Help Aspiring College Students Get Ready for Test Day - March 16 at 6:39 PM logoWomen in the boardroom: How Greater Washington stacks up - March 10 at 6:34 PM logoGRAHAM HOLDINGS CO Financials - March 2 at 5:40 PM logoTrump Bump Grows Into Subscription Surge - March 2 at 5:40 PM logoKaplan Test Prep Shares Last Minute Strategies and Free Live Prep Resources for March 11 SAT® Takers - February 28 at 8:50 AM logoGraham Holdings +1% as earnings show broadcasting gains - February 25 at 5:15 PM logoGRAHAM HOLDINGS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition - February 24 at 6:43 PM logoGraham Holdings Company Reports 2016 and Fourth Quarter Earnings - February 24 at 11:01 AM logoKaplan Survey: Aspiring Lawyers’ Interest in Running for Political Office Surges to 53% from Just 38% in 2012 - February 22 at 12:07 PM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: Most Business Schools Integrate Data Science Courses Into Curriculum, Meeting Market Demand, But Are Cool to Coding, So Far - February 16 at 5:21 PM logoKaplan Acquires Genesis Institute to Further Facilitate Training and Development in the Middle East - February 13 at 11:51 AM logoKaplan Test Prep Survey: College Admissions Officers Say Social Media Increasingly Affects Applicants’ Chances - February 10 at 6:04 PM logoKaplan and Boys & Girls Clubs of America Launch Campaign to Provide $125,000 in Test Prep Scholarships for Aspiring College and Graduate School Students - January 23 at 11:24 AM logoGraham Media Group and Nexstar Broadcasting Group Complete Deal to Acquire WCWJ-TV and WSLS-TV - January 17 at 8:21 PM


Graham Holdings Co (GHC) Chart for Monday, May, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/22/2017 by Staff