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Dec. 04, 2009Standard & Poor's Revises The Washington Post Company's Long-Term Outlook to Stable
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) announced that yesterday Standard and Poor’s revised the Company’s long-term outlook to stable. At the same time, S&P also affirmed the Company’s “A” long-term rating and “A-1” short-term rating. Source: The Washington Post Company The Washington Post Company Rima Calderon, 202-334-6617 calderonr@washpost.com ... 
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Dec. 01, 2009The Washington Post Company to Webcast Presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference
PDF version WASHINGTON, Dec 01, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) will audio webcast its presentation at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 7, 2009, at 9:00 am (EST). The live audio webcast will be accessible via a link on the Company's website, www.washpostco.com. A transcript of the presentation will also be posted in the Investor Relations section of the website.... 
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Oct. 30, 2009The Washington Post Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported net income of $17.1 million ($1.81 per share) for its third quarter ended September 27, 2009, compared to net income of $10.4 million ($1.08 per share) for the third quarter of last year. Items included in the Company’s results for the third quarter of 2009: $6.1 million in accelerated de... 
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Sep. 10, 2009The Washington Post Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.15 per share, payable on November 6, 2009, to shareholders of record on October 26, 2009. Source: The Washington Post Company The Washington Post Company Rima Calderon 202-334-6617 calderonr@washpost.com ... 
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Sep. 03, 2009The Washington Post Company to Webcast Shareholders Day on September 11, 2009
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) will provide a live webcast of its Shareholders Day presentations on September 11, 2009. Shareholders Day is being held to give stockholders an opportunity to learn more about the Company’s rapidly changing education and media operations. Donald E. Graham, chairman and chief executive officer of The Washington Post Company... 
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Jul. 31, 2009The Washington Post Company Reports Second Quarter Earnings
PDF version WASHINGTON, Jul 31, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today reported net income of $11.4 million ($1.30 earnings per share) for its second quarter ended June 28, 2009, compared to a net loss of $2.7 million ($0.31 loss per share) for the second quarter of last year. Items included in the Company's results for the second quarter of 2009: charges of $56.8 million related to early retirement pr... 
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Jun. 25, 2009The Washington Post Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.15 per share, payable on August 7, 2009, to shareholders of record on July 27, 2009. Source: The Washington Post Company The Washington Post Company Rima Calderon, 202-334-6617 calderonr@washpost.com ... 
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May. 01, 2009The Washington Post Company Reports First Quarter Earnings
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 1, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported a net loss of $19.5 million ($2.04 loss per share) for its first quarter ended March 29, 2009, compared to net income of $39.3 million ($4.08 per share) in the first quarter of last year. Results for the first quarter of 2009 included $13.4 million in accelerated depreciation at The Washington Post (after-t... 
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Feb. 25, 2009The Washington Post Company Reports 2008 and Fourth Quarter Earnings
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2009-- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today reported net income of $65.7 million ($6.87 per share) for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2008, down from $288.6 million ($30.19 per share) for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2007. Net income for the fourth quarter of 2008 was $18.8 million ($2.01 per share), compared with $82.9 million ($8.71 per share) for the fourt... 
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Feb. 24, 2009The Washington Post Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
PDF version WASHINGTON, Feb 24, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.15 per share, payable on May 8, 2009, to shareholders of record on April 27, 2009. SOURCE: Washington Post Company Washington Post Company Rima Calderon, 202-334-6617 calderonr@washpost.com ... 
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Jan. 27, 2009The Washington Post Company Announces Pricing of $400 Million Notes Offering
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 27, 2009--The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today announced the pricing of $400 million in fixed-rate notes. The ten-year notes will have a coupon of 7.25% per annum, payable semi-annually on February 1 and August 1, beginning August 1, 2009. The notes, which mature on February 1, 2019, were priced at 99.614% of par for an effective yield of 7.305% per annum. Closing is sche... 
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Jan. 22, 2009The Washington Post Company Announces WhoRunsGov.com Beta Launch
PDF version New Web Site Offers In-Depth Profiles of Top Washington Officials, Policy Makers Envisions Wiki-Style Source for Policy Views, Political Biographies of Key PlayersWASHINGTON, Jan 22, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) announced today the beta launch of WhoRunsGov.com, a Web site offering a unique look at the world of Washington through its key players and personalities. The site features concise profiles of ... 
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Jan. 15, 2009The Washington Post Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
PDF version WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2009--The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.15 per share, payable on February 6, 2009, to shareholders of record on January 26, 2009. CONTACT: The Washington Post Company Rima Calderon, 202-334-6617 calderonr@washpost.com Source: The Washington Post Company ... 
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