Graham Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:GHC)

$563.50 -4.05 (-0.71 %)
(As of 12/11/2017 06:19 AM ET)
Previous Close$567.55
Today's Range$559.32 - $569.25
52-Week Range$502.25 - $615.85
Volume12,200 shs
Average Volume19,081 shs
Market Capitalization$3.12 billion
P/E Ratio22.96
Dividend Yield0.90%
Beta0.75

About Graham (NYSE:GHC)

Graham 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:GHC
CUSIPN/A
Phone703-345-6300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.19%
Current Ratio1.99%
Quick Ratio1.91%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.96
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.48 billion
Price / Sales1.26
Cash Flow$46.72 per share
Price / Cash12.06
Book Value$439.91 per share
Price / Book1.28

Profitability

Trailing EPS$22.20
Net Income$168.59 million
Net Margins4.90%
Return on Equity5.50%
Return on Assets3.07%

Miscellaneous

Employees11,300
Outstanding Shares5,530,000

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 15th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 17th will be paid a dividend of $1.27 per share on Thursday, November 9th. This represents a $5.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 16th. View Graham's Dividend History.

How will Graham's stock buyback program work?

Graham declared that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Saturday, November 11th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 500,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Graham's earnings last quarter?

Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $4.92 earnings per share for the quarter. The company earned $601.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $647.43 million. Graham had a net margin of 4.90% and a return on equity of 5.50%. View Graham's Earnings History.

When will Graham make its next earnings announcement?

Graham is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 22nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Graham.

Who are some of Graham's key competitors?

Who are Graham's key executives?

Graham's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Donald E. Graham, Chairman of the Board (Age 71)
  • Timothy J. O'shaughnessy, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 35)
  • Wallace R. Cooney CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President - Finance (Age 54)
  • Denise M. Demeter, Chief Human Resource Officer, Vice President (Age 56)
  • Andrew S. Rosen, Executive Vice President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kaplan, Inc. (Age 56)
  • Nicole M. Maddrey, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary (Age 52)
  • Jacob M. Maas, Senior Vice President – Planning and Development (Age 40)
  • Christopher C. Davis, Lead Independent Director (Age 51)
  • Lee C. Bollinger, Independent Director (Age 70)
  • Thomas S. Gayner, Independent Director (Age 55)

Who owns Graham stock?

Graham's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.30%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (3.63%), Schroder Investment Management Group (3.27%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.38%), Sei Investments Co. (0.54%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.53%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Graham.

Who sold Graham stock? Who is selling Graham stock?

Graham's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Prudential Financial Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, California State Teachers Retirement System and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graham.

Who bought Graham stock? Who is buying Graham stock?

Graham's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, BB&T Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. and Shell Asset Management Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graham.

How do I buy Graham stock?

Shares of Graham 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 Graham stock can currently be purchased for approximately $563.50.

How big of a company is Graham?

Graham has a market capitalization of $3.12 billion and generates $2.48 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $168.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $22.20 on an earnings per share basis. Graham employs 11,300 workers across the globe.

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 (GHC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  61 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  118
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Analyst Ratings

Graham (NYSE:GHC) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Graham (NYSE:GHC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Graham (NYSE:GHC)

Graham (NYSE GHC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2018N/AView Earnings Details
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)

Estimates

Graham (NYSE:GHC) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Graham (NYSE:GHC) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:11/9/2017
Annual Dividend:$5.08
Dividend Yield:0.90%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:22.88% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Graham (NYSE:GHC)

Graham (NYSE:GHC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/15/2017quarterly$1.270.9%10/16/201710/17/201711/9/2017
5/5/2017quarterly$1.270.86%7/17/20177/19/20178/9/2017
2/17/2017quarterly$1.270.96%4/11/20174/14/20175/9/2017
1/13/2017quarterly$1.270.97%1/30/20172/1/20172/15/2017
9/9/2016quarterly$1.210.97%10/17/201610/19/201611/10/2016
5/13/2016quarterly$1.211.01%7/18/20167/20/20168/10/2016
2/19/2016quarterly$1.210.96%4/13/20164/15/20165/10/2016
1/22/2016quarterly$1.211%1/29/20162/2/20162/16/2016
9/11/2015quarterly$1.150.72%10/15/201510/19/201511/6/2015
5/15/2015quarterly$2.651.07%7/16/20157/20/20158/6/2015
2/20/2015quarterly$2.651.07%4/13/20154/15/20155/8/2015
1/22/2015quarterly$2.651.18%1/29/20152/2/20152/13/2015
9/11/2014quarterly$2.551.44%10/15/201410/17/201411/3/2014
6/5/2014quarterly$2.551.46%7/16/20147/18/20148/4/2014
2/21/2014quarterly$2.551.49%4/15/20144/17/20145/5/2014
1/23/2014quarterly$2.551.62%1/30/20142/3/20142/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Graham (NYSE GHC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.00%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Graham (NYSE:GHC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Graham (NYSE:GHC)

Graham (NYSE GHC) Insider Trades by Quarter

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)

Headlines

Graham (NYSE GHC) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Graham (GHC) versus Cannabis Sativa (CBDS) Financial ContrastGraham (GHC) versus Cannabis Sativa (CBDS) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 8:04 AM
Head to Head Review: Weight Watchers International (WTW) & Graham (GHC)Head to Head Review: Weight Watchers International (WTW) & Graham (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 8 at 11:30 PM
Critical Analysis: Service Corporation International (SCI) versus Graham (GHC)Critical Analysis: Service Corporation International (SCI) versus Graham (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 9:34 AM
Analyzing Graham (GHC) and Cannabis Sativa (CBDS)Analyzing Graham (GHC) and Cannabis Sativa (CBDS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 3:18 PM
Weight Watchers International (WTW) vs. Graham (GHC) Head-To-Head AnalysisWeight Watchers International (WTW) vs. Graham (GHC) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 3:18 PM
NutriSystem (NTRI) versus Graham (GHC) Head-To-Head ComparisonNutriSystem (NTRI) versus Graham (GHC) Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 3 at 5:40 AM
Graham Holdings Company to Webcast Presentation at the UBS 45th Annual Global Media and Communications ConferenceGraham Holdings Company to Webcast Presentation at the UBS 45th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 9:12 AM
Head-To-Head Review: Weight Watchers International (WTW) vs. Graham (GHC)Head-To-Head Review: Weight Watchers International (WTW) vs. Graham (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 3:28 AM
Head to Head Review: Cannabis Sativa (CBDS) vs. Graham (GHC)Head to Head Review: Cannabis Sativa (CBDS) vs. Graham (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 5:50 PM
Analyzing Graham (GHC) & NutriSystem (NTRI)Analyzing Graham (GHC) & NutriSystem (NTRI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 1:16 AM
Contrasting Graham Holdings (GHC) and Cannabis Sativa (CBDS)Contrasting Graham Holdings (GHC) and Cannabis Sativa (CBDS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 1:48 PM
Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : November 17, 2017Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : November 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 11:58 AM
Financial Survey: Graham Holdings (GHC) versus Weight Watchers International (WTW)Financial Survey: Graham Holdings (GHC) versus Weight Watchers International (WTW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 1:06 AM
Analyzing Graham Holdings (GHC) & Cannabis Sativa (CBDS)Analyzing Graham Holdings (GHC) & Cannabis Sativa (CBDS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 1:06 AM
Graham Holdings (GHC) vs. Weight Watchers International (WTW) Head-To-Head ReviewGraham Holdings (GHC) vs. Weight Watchers International (WTW) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 5:31 PM
Analyzing Graham Holdings (GHC) & Service Corporation International (SCI)Analyzing Graham Holdings (GHC) & Service Corporation International (SCI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 7:16 PM
Reviewing NutriSystem (NTRI) and Graham Holdings (GHC)Reviewing NutriSystem (NTRI) and Graham Holdings (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 5:52 PM
Graham Holdings (GHC) to Buyback 500,000 Outstanding Stock Graham Holdings (GHC) to Buyback 500,000 Outstanding Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 11:36 AM
Graham Holdings Company Announces Increased Stock Repurchase AuthorizationGraham Holdings Company Announces Increased Stock Repurchase Authorization
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 6:21 AM
Head to Head Review: Graham Holdings (GHC) vs. Service Corporation International (SCI)Head to Head Review: Graham Holdings (GHC) vs. Service Corporation International (SCI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 11:06 PM
Financial Contrast: Graham Holdings (GHC) and Service Co. International (SCI)Financial Contrast: Graham Holdings (GHC) and Service Co. International (SCI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 11:58 AM
Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly DividendGraham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 7:59 AM
Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Most Colleges Concerned About a Decline in International Applicants Becoming a Nationwide TrendKaplan Test Prep Survey: Most Colleges Concerned About a Decline in International Applicants Becoming a Nationwide Trend
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 7:59 AM
Head-To-Head Contrast: NutriSystem (NTRI) & Graham Holdings (GHC)Head-To-Head Contrast: NutriSystem (NTRI) & Graham Holdings (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 11:10 PM
Graham Holdings Suffers From Broadcast WoesGraham Holdings Suffers From Broadcast Woes
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 10:14 AM
Graham Holdings Co. :GHC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 2, 2017Graham Holdings Co. :GHC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 8:35 PM
ETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : October 31, 2017ETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : October 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 8:13 PM
Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : October 30, 2017Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : October 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 7:54 PM
Kaplan Test Prep Survey: A Growing Number of Business Schools Turn to Social Media to Help Them Make Admissions DecisionsKaplan Test Prep Survey: A Growing Number of Business Schools Turn to Social Media to Help Them Make Admissions Decisions
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 8:14 AM
Graham Holdings Company (GHC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on TuesdayGraham Holdings Company (GHC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 24 at 9:00 AM
ETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : October 10, 2017ETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : October 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 4:44 PM
Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : October 9, 2017Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : October 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 7:13 PM
Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : September 29, 2017Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GHC-US : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 2:07 PM
Graham Holdings Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GHC) : October 2, 2017Graham Holdings Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GHC) : October 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 2:07 PM
Save the Date: Kaplan Test Prep to Host Free, Live, Online PSAT Prep Course Beginning September 23 to Help Students Get Ready for Test DaySave the Date: Kaplan Test Prep to Host Free, Live, Online PSAT Prep Course Beginning September 23 to Help Students Get Ready for Test Day
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 7:00 PM
Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Law Schools’ Apprehension to Allow Applicants to Use GRE® for Admissions DropsKaplan Test Prep Survey: Law Schools’ Apprehension to Allow Applicants to Use GRE® for Admissions Drops
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 6:37 PM
Graham Holdings Company Plans Quarterly Dividend of $1.27 (GHC)Graham Holdings Company Plans Quarterly Dividend of $1.27 (GHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 5:52 PM
Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Majority of College Admissions Officers Report an Increase in Number of Applicants Submitting Scores from ACT®Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Majority of College Admissions Officers Report an Increase in Number of Applicants Submitting Scores from ACT®
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 2:52 AM
Former Washington Post publisher Donald Graham behind Dreamer lobbying effortFormer Washington Post publisher Donald Graham behind Dreamer lobbying effort
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 12:00 AM
Kaplan Test Prep Launches Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) for NCLEX-RN® to Give Nurses the Most Realistic Practice Before Test DayKaplan Test Prep Launches Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) for NCLEX-RN® to Give Nurses the Most Realistic Practice Before Test Day
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 1:12 AM
Graham Holdings Co. : GHC-US: Dividend Analysis : July 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 24, 2017Graham Holdings Co. : GHC-US: Dividend Analysis : July 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 6:02 AM
ETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : August 24, 2017ETFs with exposure to Graham Holdings Co. : August 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 6:01 AM
Jonathan Tepperman Named Editor-In-Chief of Foreign PolicyJonathan Tepperman Named Editor-In-Chief of Foreign Policy
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 7:34 PM
Kaplan Survey: Law School Grads Believe Their Social Media Posts Are “Fair Game” for Prospective EmployersKaplan Survey: Law School Grads Believe Their Social Media Posts Are “Fair Game” for Prospective Employers
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 7:05 PM
Jaimie León Named Vice President & General Manager at WSLS in Roanoke, VAJaimie León Named Vice President & General Manager at WSLS in Roanoke, VA
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:11 PM
Graham Holdings Co. :GHC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 8, 2017Graham Holdings Co. :GHC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 6:43 PM
Graham Holdings Company Reports Second Quarter EarningsGraham Holdings Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:20 PM
Graham Holdings posts 2Q profitGraham Holdings posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:20 PM
Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GHC-US : July 28, 2017Graham Holdings Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GHC-US : July 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 9:33 PM
Kaplan Medical Launches Step 1 Qbank Integrated Plan for Aspiring DoctorsKaplan Medical Launches Step 1 Qbank Integrated Plan for Aspiring Doctors
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:36 PM

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