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

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$667.73 +0.31 (+0.05 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$667.42
Today's Range$661.60 - $669.88
52-Week Range$537.40 - $700.18
Volume16,300 shs
Average Volume28,448 shs
Market Capitalization$3.55 billion
P/E Ratio13.50
Dividend Yield0.83%
Graham Holdings Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified education and media company worldwide. It provides a range of certificate, diploma, and degree programs, as well as online education services; and test preparation business services in pre-college, graduate, health, and bar review, as well as publishes and sells test preparation and other books through retail channels. The company also offers training, test preparation services, and degrees for accounting and financial services professionals, as well as professional training courses; English-language training, academic preparation programs, and test preparation for English proficiency exams for students; and A-level examination preparation services, as well as operates three collages, 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. 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 for combustion processes in electric utility and industrial applications; and screw jacks, linear actuators and related linear motion products, and lifting systems to customers across renewable energy, metals and metalworking, oil and gas, satellite antennae, and material handling sectors. The company also manufactures electrical components and assemblies for medical equipment, transportation, industrial, and appliance products. 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
SectorConsumer Discretionary



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$70.7341 per share
Book Value$550.34 per share


Net Income$271.21 million


Market Cap$3.55 billion
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 18th will be given a dividend of $1.39 per share on Thursday, May 16th. This represents a $5.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 17th. View Graham's Dividend History.

How will Graham's stock buyback program work?

Graham announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Saturday, November 11th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 500,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Graham's earnings last quarter?

Graham Holdings Co (NYSE:GHC) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company reported $13.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $8.65 by $4.54. The company earned $674.77 million during the quarter. Graham had a return on equity of 8.97% and a net margin of 10.06%. View Graham's Earnings History.

When is Graham's next earnings date?

Graham is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Graham.

Has Graham been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about GHC stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Graham earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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 Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Carriage Services (CSV), Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Baidu (BIDU), Procter & Gamble (PG), NVIDIA (NVDA), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) and AbbVie (ABBV).

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)
  • Ms. Denise M. Demeter, VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Andrew Stephen Rosen, Exec. VP (Age 58)

Who are Graham's major shareholders?

Graham's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.42%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.00%), Norges Bank (1.75%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.33%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.81%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.81%). 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 institutional investors are selling Graham stock?

GHC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Strs Ohio, Gotham Asset Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, First Trust Advisors LP, Hsbc Holdings PLC and SG Americas Securities LLC. 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 institutional investors are buying Graham stock?

GHC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Kepos Capital 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 $667.73.

How big of a company is Graham?

Graham has a market capitalization of $3.55 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 17TH FLOOR, 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:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  110 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  213
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 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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