Graham Holdings Company ( GHC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 13, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $1.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 10, 2016. Shareholders who purchased GHC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -54.34% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $467.84, the dividend yield is 1.03%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GHC was $467.84, representing a -58.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $1,119.54 and a 10.04% increase over the 52 week low of $425.14.
GHC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tyco International plc ( TYC ) and Gartner, Inc. ( IT ). GHC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $30.51.