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GHC Graham Holdings PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current PE ratio for Graham Holdings stock as of Nov 29, 2023 is 18.66. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $33.17 and the stock price of $618.84 per share. The PE ratio has decreased by 61% from its last 4 quarters average of 47.9.

GHC PE ratio history

How has GHC's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Graham Holdings for the last ten years is 16.08. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 18.66 is 16% more than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, GHC's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Mar 2023 quarter at 117.75, when the price was $595.84 and the EPS was $5.06. The lowest point was recorded in the Dec 2014 quarter, when it reached 4.41 with a price of $863.71 and an EPS of $195.81.


Graham Holdings PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 390.35% in 2022

Maximum annual decrease: -78.65% in 2014

Year PE ratio Change
2022 43.69 390.35%
2021 8.91 -2.62%
2020 9.15 -11.68%
2019 10.36 -18.23%
2018 12.67 23.13%
2017 10.29 -39.79%
2016 17.09 N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 4.41 -78.65%
2013 20.66 -1.62%

GHC average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of GHC for the past years

Currently, GHC's PE ratio is higher than the 5 and 10-year averages, but it is under its 3-year average.

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GHC PE vs peers

What is GHC's PE ratio compared to its peers

GHC's PE ratio is below its peer stocks DV and LOPE.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
GHC Graham Holdings Co 18.66 $2.81B
LOPE Grand Canyon Education Inc 21.32 $4.09B
CECO Ceco Environmental Corp. 37.76 $670.49M
DV DoubleVerify Holdings Inc 96.71 $5.59B
APEI American Public Education Inc N/A $139.42M

Frequently asked questions

What is Graham Holdings's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for GHC stock is 18.66 as of Nov 29, 2023.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Graham Holdings (GHC)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for GHC stock is 22.82.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Graham Holdings (GHC)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for GHC stock is 18.19.

What is the highest PE ratio for GHC?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 117.75 and it was in the Mar 2023 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for GHC compare to its historical average?

The current PE ratio of GHC is 16% higher than the 10-year historical average.

How is GHC's PE ratio calculated (Graham Holdings PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Nov 29, 2023), Graham Holdings's share price is $618.84. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $33.17. Therefore, Graham Holdings's price to earnings ratio for today is 18.66. PE RATIO(18.66) = STOCK PRICE($618.84) / TTM EPS($33.17)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.