Graham Holdings Company (GHC): Price and Financial Metrics

Graham Holdings Company (GHC): $567.50

-2.16 (-0.38%)

POWR Rating

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  • GHC scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 76.86% of US stocks.
  • GHC's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • GHC ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 31st percentile.

GHC Stock Summary

  • GRAHAM HOLDINGS CO's stock had its IPO on January 24, 1990, making it an older stock than 89.4% of US equities in our set.
  • GHC's current price/earnings ratio is 40.69, which is higher than 85.01% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, GHC is more volatile than just 9.63% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to GRAHAM HOLDINGS CO, a group of peers worth examining would be AAME, NWSA, UNF, MHK, and XELB.
  • GHC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit GRAHAM HOLDINGS CO's official web site, go to

GHC Valuation Summary

  • GHC's EV/EBIT ratio is 23.7; this is 19.1% higher than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • GHC's price/earnings ratio has moved down 1.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for GHC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
GHC 2023-02-24 0.8 0.8 46.1 23.7
GHC 2023-02-23 0.8 0.7 21.6 17.4
GHC 2023-02-22 0.8 0.7 21.7 17.4
GHC 2023-02-21 0.9 0.7 21.9 17.6
GHC 2023-02-17 0.9 0.8 22.1 17.7
GHC 2023-02-16 0.9 0.7 21.9 17.6

GHC Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 20.68%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 8.12%.
  • Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 3.63%.
GHC's revenue has moved up $814,439,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows GHC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 3,924.493 235.604 67.079
2022-09-30 3,723.392 208.82 145.6
2022-06-30 3,520.39 228.989 152.406
2022-03-31 3,388.24 223.319 335.249
2021-12-31 3,185.974 202.426 352.075
2021-09-30 3,110.054 167.044 504.535

GHC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • GHC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 32.86% of graded US stocks.
  • GHC's asset turnover comes in at 0.474 -- ranking 33rd of 50 Personal Services stocks.
  • BFAM, UNF, and EDU are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with GHC.

The table below shows GHC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.474 0.342 0.158
2021-06-30 0.476 0.345 0.182
2021-03-31 0.469 0.346 0.165
2020-12-31 0.490 0.338 0.113
2020-09-30 0.497 0.325 0.078
2020-06-30 0.508 0.317 0.066

GHC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of GHC, see our GHC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $730.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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GHC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $567.50 52-week high $681.70
Prev. close $569.66 52-week low $525.58
Day low $564.67 Volume 15,300
Day high $570.85 Avg. volume 16,848
50-day MA $626.71 Dividend yield 1.16%
200-day MA $598.28 Market Cap 2.72B

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.

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Latest GHC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about GRAHAM HOLDINGS CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate GHC as an investment opportunity.

Junior Achievement Announces Kaplan Partnership to Help High School Students Secure Their Post-Graduation Goals

NEW YORK, March 23, 2023--Global educational services provider Kaplan partners with Junior Achievement to prepare JA students for college and the world of work.

Yahoo | March 23, 2023

Don Graham Transitions to Chairman Emeritus; Anne Mulcahy Elected Chair of the Board of Graham Holdings Company

ARLINGTON, Va., March 23, 2023--Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) announced today that Donald E. Graham has decided to transition from his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Graham will remain a member of the Board as Chairman Emeritus. Long-time board member Anne Mulcahy has been elected by the Board to serve as Chair effective May 2023.

Yahoo | March 23, 2023

Is it a Smart Move to Invest in Graham Holdings Company (GHC)?

Heartland Advisors, an investment management company, released its “Heartland Mid Cap Value Fund” fourth quarter 2022 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. In the fourth quarter, the strategy returned a 12.38% (Net of Advisory Fees) compared to a 10.45% gain for the Russell Midcap Value Index. The stock selection in […]

Yahoo | March 23, 2023

Why Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC) Could Be Worth Watching

Graham Holdings Company ( NYSE:GHC ), is not the largest company out there, but it received a lot of attention from a...

Yahoo | March 16, 2023

HelloFresh Partners with Kaplan to Provide Free GED® Prep for Hourly Workers to Earn High School Equivalency Diploma

NEW YORK, March 15, 2023--HelloFresh has partnered with global educational services provider Kaplan to offer free GED courses for all HelloFresh hourly workers.

Yahoo | March 15, 2023

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GHC Price Returns

1-mo -13.61%
3-mo -4.76%
6-mo 6.57%
1-year -5.31%
3-year 90.48%
5-year 2.61%
YTD -5.84%
2022 -3.02%
2021 19.25%
2020 -15.32%
2019 0.57%
2018 15.78%

GHC Dividends

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