Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) is a diversified education and media company whose principal operations include educational services, television broadcasting, cable systems and online, print and local TV news. The Company owns Kaplan, a leading global provider of educational services; Graham Media Group (WDIV–Detroit, KPRC–Houston, WKMG–Orlando, KSAT–San Antonio, WJXT–Jacksonville); Cable ONE, serving small-city subscribers in 19 midwestern, western and southern states; The Slate Group (Slate, Slate V, TheRoot); and Foreign Policy. The Company also owns Trove, a digital team focused on innovation and experimentation with emerging technologies; SocialCode, a leading social marketing solutions company; Celtic Healthcare; Forney Corporation; Joyce/Dayton Corp.; and Residential Healthcare Group.

Washington, US
Size (employees)
11,300 (est)
Graham Holdings was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Washington, US
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Graham Holdings Office Locations

Graham Holdings has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1150 15th St NW
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Graham Holdings Financials and Metrics

Graham Holdings Financials

Graham Holdings's revenue was reported to be $2.48 b in FY, 2016 which is a 4% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

659.4 m

Net income (Q1, 2018)

43 m

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

44.2 m

Market capitalization (15-May-2018)

3.3 b

Closing share price (15-May-2018)


Cash (31-Mar-2018)

315.8 m


3.4 b
Graham Holdings's current market capitalization is $3.3 b.
usdFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.4 b3.5 b3.5 b2.6 b2.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Sales and marketing expense

85.5 m

General and administrative expense

195.2 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018


902.5 m840.6 m878.6 m898.9 m846.1 m879.6 m641.4 m601.7 m628.9 m621.6 m582.7 m676.1 m657.2 m659.4 m

Sales and marketing expense

84.4 m78.2 m82.5 m81.6 m74 m77.5 m68.9 m68.2 m70.9 m86.5 m64.1 m73.5 m

General and administrative expense

331.2 m325.6 m322.7 m358.2 m353.2 m334.2 m285.6 m235.2 m236.4 m237.7 m231.5 m213.8 m225 m

Operating expense total

820.6 m761 m784.1 m817.6 m799.6 m790.7 m855.2 m549.9 m554.8 m553.6 m553.7 m607.7 m615.2 m
usdY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


442.6 m437.7 m512.4 m569.7 m772.8 m754.2 m648.9 m

Accounts Receivable

428.7 m571.4 m572.4 m615.1 m


Current Assets

1.7 b1.7 b1.9 b1.9 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018


440.8 m642.8 m325 m441.8 m619.4 m1.2 b978 m530.6 m600.3 m593.2 m632.8 m432.1 m395 m315.8 m

Accounts Receivable

375.2 m406.3 m405 m460.6 m495.6 m533.1 m498.7 m535.6 m522.8 m567.3 m493.8 m509.4 m525.8 m540.6 m


2.5 m

Current Assets

1.5 b1.8 b1.1 b1.3 b1.5 b2.1 b2 b1.6 b1.6 b1.7 b1.8 b1.6 b1.6 b1.5 b
usdFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

237.3 m1.3 b(99.2 m)169.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

13.6 m5.3 m5.1 m7.5 m


(2.4 m)

Accounts Payable

37.9 m(39.2 m)62.9 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

30.4 m132.3 m749.9 m76.4 m21.8 m58.4 m(230.6 m)38.2 m61.2 m33.1 m21.1 m24.8 m43 m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.4 m7.4 m4.8 m4.7 m4.5 m6.3 m6.3 m6.6 m6.8 m25 m

Accounts Payable

(86 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

19 m
USDY, 2018


77.7 x


181.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Graham Holdings Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Online Courses People Enrolled

175 k155 k175 k


410 k360 k350 k

University Partners

44 44 40
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