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Graham Holdings Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified education and media company worldwide. It operates in three segments: Kaplan Higher Education (KHE), Kaplan Test Preparation (KTP), and Kaplan International. The KHE segment provides a range of certificate, diploma, and degree programs—on campus, as well as specializes in providing online education services. The KTP segment 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 Kaplan International segment offers training, test preparation services, and degrees for accounting and financial services professionals, as well as legal and professional training courses. This segment also provides English-language training, academic preparation programs, and test preparation for English proficiency exams for students; and operates three higher education institutions. The company also owns and operates cable systems that offer video, high-speed data, and telephone services in the midwestern, western, and southern states of the United States; and six VHF television stations serving the Detroit, Houston, Miami, San Antonio, Orlando, and Jacksonville television markets. In addition, it provides marketing solutions on social-media platforms; home health and hospice services; and products and systems that control and monitor combustion processes in electric utility and industrial applications. 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 based in Washington, the District of Columbia.

14,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1877

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

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman o...
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Senior Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $815.0K
Senior Vice President of Planning & Developme...
Total Annual Compensation: $615.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

graham holdings co-class b (WPOB) Key Developments

Graham Holdings Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on August 4, 2014

Graham Holdings Company declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.55 per share, payable on August 4, 2014, to shareholders of record on July 18, 2014.

Graham Holdings Company Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014

Graham Holdings Company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, operating revenues were $840,561,000 against $820,592,000 for the same period in the last year. Operating income was $79,529,000 against $47,147,000 for the same period in the last year. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $208,633,000 against $38,032,000 for the same period in the last year. Income from continuing operations was $131,233,000 against $22,232,000 for the same period in the last year. Net income attributable to the company’s common stockholders was $132,098,000 or $17.79 per diluted share against $4,718,000 or $0.64 per diluted share for the same period in the last year. Diluted income per common share from continuing operations was $17.65 against $2.92 for the same period in the last year. Income from continuing operations, adjusted (non-GAAP) was $48,839,000 against $30,784,000 for the same period in the last year. Diluted income per common share from continuing operations, adjusted (non-GAAP) was $6.47 against $4.18 for the same period in the last year. Revenues increased at the television broadcasting and cable divisions, while revenues at the education division were flat. Operating results improved in the first quarter at the television broadcasting, cable and education divisions.

Investors Reportedly Eye

Apax Partners LLP and Cox Enterprises, Inc. are interested in bidding for of Classified Ventures, LLC, people with knowledge of the matter said. Classified Ventures is backed by five newspaper publishers: Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI); Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC); Tribune Company (OTCPK:TRBA.A); Belo Corp.; and The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI). The group of newspaper publishers that’s working with Moelis & Co. to explore a sale of hasn’t formally solicited bids for the business yet, said the people, asking not to be identified because the information is private. The site, visited by more than 11 million potential car buyers a month, may fetch $2.5 billion in a sale, one of the people said. According to Bloomberg, a spokesman for Apax declined to comment on its interest in Elizabeth Elmstead, a spokeswoman for Cox Enterprises, said the company doesn’t comment on speculation. She added that the reports about’s owners weighing a sale “confirms that the automotive services industry is an attractive, growing segment.” According to Bloomberg, a spokeswoman for Classified Ventures, the entity that owns, didn’t respond to e-mail and phone messages seeking comment on the sale.


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