Graham Holdings Company (GHC): Price and Financial Metrics

Graham Holdings Company (GHC)

Today's Latest Price: $404.11 USD

7.31 (1.84%)

Updated Sep 30 6:40pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 29 in Outsourcing - Education Services

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GHC Stock Summary

  • Graham Holdings Co's stock had its IPO on January 24, 1990, making it an older stock than 88.17% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.72, Graham Holdings Co has a higher such ratio than 25.78% of stocks in our set.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for GHC comes in at 4.68% -- higher than that of 71.39% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Graham Holdings Co are EZPW, AAME, PVH, NPO, and SCHL.
  • GHC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Graham Holdings Co's official web site, go to
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GHC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $404.11 52-week high $668.81
Prev. close $396.80 52-week low $267.89
Day low $396.00 Volume 40,300
Day high $410.97 Avg. volume 37,435
50-day MA $414.60 Dividend yield 1.44%
200-day MA $431.80 Market Cap 2.07B

Graham Holdings Company (GHC) Company Bio

Graham Holdings is a diversified education and media company whose principal operations include educational services, television broadcasting, cable systems and online services, print and local television news. Its education services operates in three segments: Kaplan Higher Education, Kaplan Test Preparation and Kaplan International. The company was founded in 1947 and is based in Washington, D.C.

GHC Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$404.11$689.74 71%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Graham Holdings Co with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Graham Holdings Co ranked in the 56th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 71.5%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Graham Holdings Co, consider:

  • Graham Holdings Co's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than merely 8.57% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Graham Holdings Co's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at 8.77. This coverage rate is greater than that of 75.45% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Consumer Defensive), Graham Holdings Co has a reliance on debt greater than 60.52% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Consumer Defensive that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as GHC, try CCEP, STZ, DG, HLF, and TGT.

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Latest GHC News From Around the Web

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Graham Holdings Company: A Diversified Small-Cap Company With Room To Grow

When stock can be bought below a business's value, it is probably the best use of cash. - Warren Buffett The small-cap universe is full of hidden gems than are getting buried under the weight of the overall market and Graham Holdings Company (GHC) is one of those gems. "Small-caps...

Michael A. Gayed, CFA on Seeking Alpha | September 28, 2020

Graham announces stock repurchase authorization

Graham Holdings (GHC) Board of Directors authorized company to acquire up to 500,000 shares of its Class B common stock.As of September 1, 2020, there were 4,094,073 Class B shares outstanding....

Seeking Alpha | September 10, 2020

Graham Corp (GHM) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Chris Gordon, Investor Relations for Graham Corporation. Thank you, Mr. Gordon, you may begin. On the call with me today are Jim Lines, our President and Chief Executive Officer; Jeff Glajch, our Chief Financial Officer; and Alan Smith, Vice President and General Manager of our Batavia, New York facility.

Yahoo | July 31, 2020

Graham (GHM) Reports Q1 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates

Graham (GHM) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -28.57% and 15.40%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

2 More Fish Swim Into the Small Value Stock Pond

It has been good to recently identify some new double-nets (companies trading at between one and two times net current asset value, or NCAV) as the ranks that comprise one of my favorite small-value hunting grounds have been quite small in recent years. Graham Corp. , which makes vacuum and heat transfer equipment, currently trades at 1.64x NCAV. Shares have been hammered year to date (down 45%) due to the economic slowdown, but the company put up better-than-expected fourth-quarter numbers in June; it reported earnings per share of six cents, well ahead of the consensus expectation of a loss of 17 cents.

Yahoo | July 29, 2020

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GHC Price Returns

1-mo -7.15%
3-mo N/A
6-mo 20.06%
1-year -37.63%
3-year -29.72%
5-year -26.21%
YTD -36.07%
2019 0.57%
2018 15.78%
2017 10.05%
2016 6.64%
2015 -6.04%

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