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Last €956.55 EUR
Change Today -12.61 / -1.30%
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graham holdings co-class b (WPOB) Snapshot

Open
€966.62
Previous Close
€969.16
Day High
€979.21
Day Low
€956.55
52 Week High
03/16/15 - €1,028
52 Week Low
04/17/14 - €474.00
Market Cap
5.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
0.4
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
4.9M
EX-Date
04/13/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
€10.60
Dividend Yield
0.84%
Current Stock Chart for GRAHAM HOLDINGS CO-CLASS B (WPOB)

graham holdings co-class b (WPOB) Details

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—on campus, as well as provides online education services; and is involved in test preparation businesses in pre-college, graduate, health, and bar review, as well as publishing and selling 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 legal and professional training courses; and provides English-language training, academic preparation programs, and test preparation for English proficiency exams for students; and operates three higher education institutions. In addition, it owns and operates cable systems that offer video, Internet, and voice services to midwestern, western, and southern United States; and five television stations serving Detroit, Houston, San Antonio, Orlando, and Jacksonville markets. Further, the company publishes Slate and The Root, which are online magazines, and additional Websites; and two French-language news magazine Websites at slate.fr and slateafrique.com. Additionally, it provides marketing solutions on social-media 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, as well as operates a social news aggregator that connects people through their interests;. 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 headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

14,694 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1877

graham holdings co-class b (WPOB) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman o...
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
President, Director, Member of Executive Comm...
Total Annual Compensation: $125.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $755.0K
Executive Vice President and Chairman of Kapl...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

graham holdings co-class b (WPOB) Key Developments

Graham Holdings Company Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014; Announces Noncash Intangible and Other Long-Lived Assets Impairment Charges for the Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2014

Graham Holdings Company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, the company reported net income attributable to common shares of $1,293.0 million or $195.03 per diluted share compared to $236.0 million or $32.05 per diluted share for the year ended December 31, 2013. Income from continuing operations attributable to common shares was $920.7 million or $138.88 per diluted share compared to $172.0 million or $23.36 per diluted share for 2013. Revenue was $3,535.2 million, up 4% from $3,407.9 million in 2013. Revenues increased at the television broadcasting division and in other businesses, offset by a small decline at the cable and education divisions. Operating income increased to $407.9 million from $319.2 million in 2013. Operating results improved at all reporting segments and benefited from an increase in the net pension credit. Income from continuing operations, adjusted was $254.445 million or $38.40 per diluted share against $215.796 million or $29.34 per diluted share a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $1,327.111 million against $274.830 million a year ago. For the quarter, the company reported net income attributable to common shares of $334.4 million or $57.41 per diluted share, compared to $156.5 million or $21.14 per diluted share for the same period of 2013. The company reported income from continuing operations attributable to common shares of $332.1 million or $57.01 per diluted share for the fourth quarter of 2014, compared to $50.1 million or $6.77 per diluted share for the same period of 2013. Revenue was $925.3 million, up 7% from $867.2 million in 2013. Revenues increased at the television broadcasting division and in other businesses, were flat at the education division and lower at the cable division. The company reported operating income of $146.2 million compared to $97.4 million in 2013. Operating results improved at all reporting segments. Income from continuing operations, adjusted was $100.844 million or $17.31 per diluted share against $74.802 million or $10.13 per diluted share a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $524.258 million against $74.293 million a year ago. For the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, the company recorded $17.3 million noncash intangible and other long-lived assets impairment charges at Kaplan and Other Businesses after-tax impact of $11.2 million, or $1.69 per share.

Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on May 8, 2015

Graham Holdings Company declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.65 per share, payable on May 8, 2015, to shareholders of record on April 15, 2015.

Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on February 13, 2015

Graham Holdings Company announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase of $0.10 per share to $2.65 in the quarterly dividend rate of the company's common stock, from $2.55 per share in 2014. The dividend for the first quarter of 2015 is payable on February 13, 2015, to shareholders of record on February 2, 2015.

 

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