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Graham Holdings is a media and education company focused on education, broadcasting, and print and online news magazines. The Company offers tutoring and test preparation services. It also provides online, print and local television news, social-media advertising services, as well as home health and hospice care, and manufacturing.
TypePublic
Founded1877
HQArlington, US
Websiteghco.com
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)11,100(-6%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$2.7 B(+5%)
Share Price (Oct 2019)$646.1

Key People/Management at Graham Holdings

Tim O'Shaughnessy

Tim O'Shaughnessy

President, CEO
Jake Maas

Jake Maas

Senior Vice President
Pinkie Mayfield

Pinkie Mayfield

Chief Communications Officer
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Graham Holdings Office Locations

Graham Holdings has an office in Arlington
Arlington, US (HQ)
1300 17th St N 17th Floor
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Graham Holdings Financials and Metrics

Graham Holdings Revenue

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Graham Holdings's revenue was reported to be $2.70 b in FY, 2018 which is a 4% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2019)

737.6m

Gross profit (Q2, 2019)

233.8m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2019), %

31.7%

Net income (Q2, 2019)

57.2m

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

58.0m

Market capitalization (11-Oct-2019)

3.4b

Closing stock price (11-Oct-2019)

646.1

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

172.0m

EV

4.2b
Graham Holdings's current market capitalization is $3.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

2.5b2.6b2.7b

Revenue growth, %

(4%)4%4%

Cost of goods sold

1.2b1.5b1.7b

Gross profit

1.3b1.1b1.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Revenue

582.7m676.1m657.2m659.4m672.7m674.8m692.2m737.6m

Cost of goods sold

300.7m358.3m352.6m365.2m440.7m448.9m477.2m503.8m

Gross profit

282.1m317.8m304.6m294.3m232.0m225.8m215.0m233.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

48%47%46%45%34%33%31%32%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

648.9m390.0m253.3m

Accounts Receivable

615.1m620.3m582.3m

Inventories

34.8m60.6m69.5m

Current Assets

1.9b1.7b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Cash

632.8m432.1m395.0m315.8m288.6m265.2m170.9m172.0m

Accounts Receivable

493.8m509.4m525.8m540.6m563.6m589.6m551.6m535.9m

Inventories

35.7m58.8m62.5m66.9m76.0m73.7m107.3m120.4m

Current Assets

1.8b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

169.5m302.5m271.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

92.9m113.3m112.2m

Inventories

(2.4m)(541.0k)(7.4m)

Accounts Payable

58.1m19.4m(44.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Net Income

21.1m63.1m87.9m43.0m89.6m214.7m81.7m138.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

21.5m57.1m84.4m25.0m50.0m84.1m26.6m54.0m

Inventories

(8.8m)(21.9m)

Accounts Payable

(55.6m)(63.7m)(63.3m)(86.0m)(72.0m)(95.1m)(84.7m)(56.1m)
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

72 x

EV/CFO

-250.2 x

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Graham Holdings Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Students (Kaplan UK)

51 k52 k50 k

Training Centers (Kaplan UK)

22 22 21

Students (KI Pathways)

13 k12 k12 k

University Partners (KI Pathways)

40 40 40
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Graham Holdings Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Clyde's Restaurant GroupJuly 31, 2019
Hoover Treated Wood Products, Inc.March 29, 2017
Group Dekko Holdings Inc.November 13, 2015
Joyce/Dayton CorporationMay 30, 2014
Forney CorporationJuly 18, 2013
Celtic Healthcare, Inc.October 01, 2012
199 Sunbeam Realty, LLC
Accountancy & Business College Holdings Limited
Accountancy & Business College (Ireland) Limited
Altior Consulting & Training Limited
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Graham Holdings Revenue Breakdown

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Graham Holdings revenue breakdown by business segment: 53.8% from Education, 18.8% from Television Broadcasting, 21.9% from Other Businesses and 5.5% from Healthcare

Graham Holdings Online and Social Media Presence

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Graham Holdings News and Updates

Graham Holdings Company Acquires Clydes Restaurant Group

ARLINGTON, Va.--( )--Jul. 31, 2019-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today announced it has acquired Clyde’s Restaurant Group. The purchase price was not disclosed.read more

Graham Holdings Blogs

Graham Holdings Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings

ARLINGTON, Va. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2019-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $57.1 million ( $10.65 per share) for the second quarter of 2019, compared to $46.6 million ( $8.63 per share) for the second quarter of 2018.

Graham Holdings Company Acquires Clyde’s Restaurant Group

ARLINGTON, Va. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2019-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today announced it has acquired Clyde’s Restaurant Group . The purchase price was not disclosed. Timothy J. O’Shaughnessy, chief executive officer of Graham Holdings Company , said: "Founded in 1963, the Clyde’s

Graham Holdings Company Reports 2018 and Fourth Quarter Earnings

ARLINGTON, Va. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2019-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $271.2 million ( $50.20 per share) for the year ended December 31, 2018 , compared to $302.0 million ( $53.89 per share) for the year ended December 31,

Graham Holdings Company Acquires Two Automotive Dealerships

Graham Holdings Company Acquires Two Automotive Dealerships Content Import Thu, 01/31/2019 - 16:35 Graham Holdings Company Acquires Two Automotive Dealerships January 31, 2019 at 4:30 PM EST This release is a backfill from a News Wire General …

Graham Holdings Company to Webcast Presentation at the UBS 46th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference

ARLINGTON, Va. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 26, 2018-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) will webcast its presentation at the UBS 46 th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 11:00 am (EST) . The live audio webcast with slides will be accessible via a link on

Graham Holdings Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings

ARLINGTON, Va. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2018-- Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $125.1 million ( $23.28 per share) for the third quarter of 2018, compared to $24.8 million ( $4.42 per share) for the third quarter of 2017.
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Graham Holdings Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Graham Holdings founded?

    Graham Holdings was founded in 1877.

  • Who are Graham Holdings key executives?

    Graham Holdings's key executives are Tim O'Shaughnessy, Jake Maas and Pinkie Mayfield.

  • How many employees does Graham Holdings have?

    Graham Holdings has 11,100 employees.

  • What is Graham Holdings revenue?

    Latest Graham Holdings annual revenue is $2.7 b.

  • What is Graham Holdings revenue per employee?

    Latest Graham Holdings revenue per employee is $242.9 k.

  • Who are Graham Holdings competitors?

    Competitors of Graham Holdings include TEGNA, Apollo Education Group and Martha Stewart.

  • Where is Graham Holdings headquarters?

    Graham Holdings headquarters is located at 1300 17th St N 17th Floor, Arlington.

  • Where are Graham Holdings offices?

    Graham Holdings has an office in Arlington.

  • How many offices does Graham Holdings have?

    Graham Holdings has 1 office.