World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE)

NYSE: WWE · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
70.17
+0.98 (1.42%)
At close: Sep 30, 2022 4:00 PM
71.24
+1.07 (1.52%)
After-hours: Sep 30, 2022 7:47 PM EDT
1.42%
Market Cap 5.22B
Revenue (ttm) 1.23B
Net Income (ttm) 219.52M
Shares Out 74.40M
EPS (ttm) 2.62
PE Ratio 26.78
Forward PE 22.83
Dividend $0.48 (0.68%)
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 14, 2022
Volume 1,152,256
Open 68.95
Previous Close 69.19
Day's Range 68.95 - 71.42
52-Week Range 46.91 - 75.23
Beta 1.20
Analysts Buy
Price Target 76.78 (+9.4%)
Earnings Date Nov 2, 2022

About WWE

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., an integrated media and entertainment company, engages in the sports entertainment business in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. It operates through three segments: Media, Live Events, and Consumer Products. The Media segment engages in the production and monetization of long-form and short-form video content across various platforms, including WWE Network, broadcast and pay television, and digital and social media, as well as filmed entertainment. The Live ... [Read more...]

Industry Entertainment
IPO Date Oct 19, 1999
CEO Vincent McMahon
Employees 870
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol WWE
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, WWE's revenue was $1.10 billion, an increase of 12.42% compared to the previous year's $974.21 million. Earnings were $177.41 million, an increase of 34.63%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 16 analysts, the average rating for WWE stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 76.78, which is an increase of 9.42% from the latest price.

Price Target
$76.78
(9.42% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

WWE Books Showdown With A Buy Point

WWE is the IBD Stock of the Day as shares near a buy point. The wrestling giant has performed well despite Vince McMahon's exit.

2 days ago - Investors Business Daily

Why WWE could be a good stock to buy/hold in October

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. (NYSE:WWE) remains in defensive mode as the stock market crumbles. A year-to-date return of 37.40% makes the stock one to hold for value preservation.

3 days ago - Invezz

Foxtel Group to Become Exclusive Destination for WWE® in Australia

STAMFORD, Conn.STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Foxtel Group and WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced a major new multi-year partnership that will see Foxtel Group's portfolio of entertainment brands b...

4 days ago - Business Wire

WWE And Foxtel Set Expanded Rights Deal In Australia, With Binge Becoming WWE Network's New Streaming Home

Australia's Foxtel Group, which is majority-owned by News Corp., has set an expanded rights deal for the WWE in Australia, including a streaming shift reminiscent of the wrestling outfit's U.S. alliance...

4 days ago - Deadline

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1 week ago - The Motley Fool

WWE® Elects Michelle McKenna & JoEllen Lyons Dillon to Board of Directors

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that Michelle McKenna and JoEllen Lyons Dillon have been elected to its Board of Directors. McKenna spent more than two decades as a se...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Why Is WWE (WWE) Down 4.2% Since Last Earnings Report?

WWE (WWE) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

WWE Reportedly Planning Eventual Babyface Turn For Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns is the top heel in WWE, but that could change next year.

3 weeks ago - Forbes

WWE (WWE) Upgraded to Strong Buy: Here's What You Should Know

WWE (WWE) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Best Momentum Stocks to Buy for September 9th

WWE, BRT and DCOM made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) momentum stocks list on September 9, 2022.

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT, INC. (WWE) INVESTIGATION ALERT: Bernstein Liebhard is Investigating World Wrestling En...

Do you hold World Wrestling Entertainment common stock? If so, please visit World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Shareholder Investigation or contact Peter Allocco at (212) 951-2030 or pallocco@bernlieb....

3 weeks ago - Newsfile Corp

WWE® Names Dan Ventrelle EVP, Talent; Maurice F. Edelson EVP, Chief Legal Officer

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that Dan Ventrelle will join the company as EVP, Talent, and Maurice F. Edelson will join as EVP, Chief Legal Officer. Ventrelle was mo...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

San Antonio to Host 2023 Royal Rumble®

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg, the Alamodome and WWE® (NYSE: WWE) are proud to announce that the Alamodome in San Antonio will host Royal Rumble on Saturday, January ...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

WWE® and C&W Communications Extend Broadcast Partnership in the Caribbean

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE (NYSE: WWE) and C&W Communications (CWC) today announced a major broadcast partnership that will see Flow TV – the leading TV service in the region – become the new...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Our Lady Peace Smash Hit “Run” Selected as Official Theme Song for “WWE Clash at the Castle”

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Canadian alt-rock legends Our Lady Peace's smash hit song “Run” will be the theme song for “WWE Clash at the Castle” at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. The premium live...

1 month ago - Business Wire

WWE Stock: Earnings & Controversies, But Mostly Earnings

Let's take a look at the WWE stock, a media and entertainment company attempting to capitalize on a market that's hungry for premium live content on streaming platforms and live events worldwide.

1 month ago - Forbes

This Streaming Stock Could Make a Mighty Move In Sports Entertainment

WWE and Comcast's Peacock streaming service could strengthen their partnership.

1 month ago - The Motley Fool

The Bullish Run for This Entertainment Stock Defies the Odds

Employing a process that identifies leading stocks can help investors navigate this market.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Best Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 22nd

WWE, FBP and SMMF made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) momentum stocks list on August 22, 2022.

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

WWE: ‘There's clearly no shortage of potential buyers,' analyst says

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1 month ago - Yahoo Finance

Why WWE's stock remains a top performer

WWE has been the subject of much controversy lately — mostly centered on its executive management team.

1 month ago - Market Watch

WWE® to Launch NXT® Europe In 2023

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that the NXT brand will grow internationally with the creation of an all-new NXT Europe, with the launch planned for 2023. “Following t...

1 month ago - Business Wire

WWE discovered Vince McMahon paid $5 million to Donald Trump's foundation, report says

Vince McMahon paid $5 million of around $20 million previously unrecorded expenses to Donald Trump's foundation in 2007 and 2009, WSJ reported.

1 month ago - CNBC

WWE internal probe finds ex-CEO Vince McMahon gave $5 million to Trump's charity

Contributions totaling $5 million to Donald Trump's charity in 2007 and 2009 were among $19.6 million in unrecorded company expenses Vince McMahon paid out before he stepped down from World Wrestling En...

1 month ago - Market Watch

World Wrestling (WWE) Q2 Earnings Beat, FY22 View Raised

World Wrestling's (WWE) second-quarter results reflect gains from the return to full live events and the stellar consumer products business.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research