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Graham 3Q TV Revenue Drops 11%

The decrease to $115.2 million is due to a $19.9 million decrease in political advertising revenue, slightly offset by a $3.1 million increase in retransmission revenues.

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Graham 2Q TV Revenue Increases 2%

The rise is attributed to $4.8 million in higher retransmission revenues, partly offset by a $3.4 million decrease in political advertising revenue.

Graham Holdings Buys Auto Dealerships

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Graham 3Q TV Revenue Moves Up 28%

On Feb. 23, Graham Holdings Co. reported third quarter earnings that included revenue from its television broadcasting division, Graham Media Group, of $130 million, an increase of 28% from $101.3 million in the same quarter of 2017. That increase was tagged to a $20.7 million increase in political advertising revenue and a $10.2 million increase in retransmission revenues. Operating […]

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Graham 4Q Same-Station Rev Dips 4%

Excluding revenue from two stations acquired on Jan. 17, revenue declined 4% due to a $15.3 million decrease in political ad revenue and lower network revenue, partially offset by $5.9 million in higher retransmission revenues and an increase in ad revenue in several key sectors.

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Hurricanes Cost Graham $2.7M In 3Q

The company’s stations in Texas and Florida ran extensive commercial-free coverage of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma that adversely impacted revenues by an estimated $2.1 million and resulted in $600,000 in additional expenses during the quarter.

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Graham Posts 10% Rise In 2Q TV Revenue

The increase to $106 million comes primarily from higher retransmission consent money.

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Graham Posts 25% Rise In 3Q TV Revenue

The increase to $112.4 million comes primarily from an increase in retrans money as well as Summer Olympics and political ad money.  

 

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Graham Posts 6% Rise In 2Q TV Revenue

The increase to $96.5 million comes primarily from an increase in retrans money by $5.3 million.

 

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Graham Posts 10% Rise In 1Q TV Revenue

The increase to $92 million comes primarily from higher political ad revenue and more retrans money.

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Graham 4Q TV Revenue Slips 7%

The drop to $95.2 million is pegged to lower political money that couldn’t be offset by increased retrans revenue. For all of 2015, TV revenue was down 1%.

O’Shaughnessy New Graham President-CEO

Timothy O’Shaughnessy succeeds Donald E. Graham, who has been chairman and chief executive officer since 1991. Graham, 70, will remain chairman of the board of directors.

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Graham 3Q TV Revenue Grows 3%

The gain to $89.7 million is pegged to higher retransmission consent revenue plus increased ad sales, including automotive.

Graham Holdings Declares Quarterly Dividend

Graham Holdings Co. today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $1.15 per share, payable on Nov. 6 to shareholders of record on Oct. 19.

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Graham TV Revenue Up 3% To $90.8 Million

The gain is pegged to higher retransmission consent revenue minus lower political advertising money..

Univision Buys Graham Holdings’ The Root

Hispanic media company Univision Communications has acquired The Root, a top online destination for African-American news and commentary, in a bid to expand its reach to a new audience.

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Graham Media Group 3Q Revenue Rises 19%

The boost to $87.4 million is driven by political advertising dollars and increased retransmission consent revenue.

Graham Not Slowing Down After WaPo Sale

When Donald E. Graham announced a year ago that he was selling The Washington Post to Jeff Bezos for $250 million, it was unclear what Graham, one of journalism’s most revered executives, would do next. He has remained immersed in his business enterprise, the newly named Graham Holdings, a consortium mostly comprising education, television and cable businesses.

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Graham Holdings 4Q TV Revenue Down 11%

The decrease at the Post-Newsweek Stations comes from lower political advertising revenue, a lack of summer Olympics-related advertising at the Company’s NBC affiliates that weren’t offset by increased retrans revenue.