World Wrestling Entertainment Company Profile (NYSE:WWE)

About World Wrestling Entertainment

World Wrestling Entertainment logoWorld Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) is a media and entertainment company. The Company is engaged in the production and distribution of content through various channels, including its WWE Network, television rights agreements, pay-per-view event programming, live events, feature films, licensing of various WWE themed products, and the sale of consumer products featuring its brands. Its principal activities include Media Division, which consists of Network, Television, Home Entertainment and Digital Media; Live Events; Consumer Products Division, which consists of Licensing, Venue Merchandise and WWEShop, and WWE Studios. It operates in 10 segments: Network, which includes its pay-per-view business; Television; Home Entertainment and Digital Media, which are individual segments that comprise the Media Division; Live Events; Licensing, Venue Merchandise and WWEShop, which are individual segments that comprise the Consumer Products Division; WWE Studios, and Corporate and Other.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Entertainment - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Movies & Entertainment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WWE
  • CUSIP: 98156Q10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.03
  • 52-Week Range: $14.20 - $21.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 61.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.43
  • P/E Growth: 2.06
  • Market Cap: $1.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 76,398,000
  • Beta: 0.76
  • Net Margins: 3.40%
  • Return on Equity: 13.38%
  • Return on Assets: 7.12%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.07%
  • Current Ratio: 1.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.26%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.78)
Consensus Price Target: $21.48 (12.06% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/4/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$25.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight$22.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$21.86View Rating Details
7/12/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/16/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 -> $21.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$25.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016FBN SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/31/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingHold$18.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$18.00View Rating Details
7/31/2015Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q316$0.18$0.14$107.40 million$164.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.03$0.01$182.56 million$199.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116$0.10$0.18$170.63 million$171.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.01$0.04$161.27 million$166.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.06$0.14$150.83 million$166.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215($0.02)$0.07$148.70 million$150.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.02$0.13$171.45 million$176.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414($0.08)($0.01)$135.42 million$140.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314($0.17)($0.01)$133.20 million$120.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214($0.20)($0.18)$157.90 million$156.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($0.15)($0.11)$123.03 million$125.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413($0.05)($0.10)$116.08 million$118.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.01$0.03$104.77 million$113.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q213$0.14$0.07$138.40 million$152.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.07$0.05$121.96 million$124.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.02$0.02$114.60 million$115.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.05$0.07$108.51 million$104.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.15$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.08$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.07$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.14$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.24$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.14$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011$0.09$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.63 EPS


Current Dividend Information for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:2.50%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:154.84% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
100.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
76.19% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 55.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 47.53%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016Michael J LuisiInsiderSell7,875$21.39$168,446.25View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Michelle D WilsonCROSell12,100$20.91$253,011.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Michelle D WilsonCROSell27,900$20.88$582,552.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Vincent K McmahonCEOSell1,547,372$19.32$29,895,227.04View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Kevin DunnInsiderSell56,000$20.55$1,150,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Mark KowalSVPSell6,500$20.92$135,980.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Casey CollinsEVPSell11,071$20.21$223,744.91View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Michael J LuisiInsiderSell14,251$19.82$282,454.82View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Kevin DunnInsiderSell40,000$18.02$720,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016K. Mcmahon 2013 Irrev. VincentMajor ShareholderSell2,191,894$16.50$36,166,251.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell49,733$17.30$860,380.90View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell140,000$17.20$2,408,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell140,000$17.16$2,402,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell140,000$18.68$2,615,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Michael J LuisiInsiderSell25,000$20.75$518,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2015Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell34,069$20.75$706,931.75View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Kevin DunnInsiderSell40,000$16.71$668,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Michael J LuisiInsiderSell15,000$16.71$250,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Michael J LuisiInsiderSell5,000$14.50$72,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Kevin DunnInsiderSell30,000$14.44$433,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Casey CollinsEVPSell3,315$14.60$48,399.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Michael J LuisiInsiderSell7,500$14.00$105,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Michael J LuisiInsiderSell2,500$14.05$35,125.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Basil V Jr. DevitoInsiderSell2,000$14.49$28,980.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Mark KowalSVPSell2,500$14.05$35,125.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Michelle D WilsonCROSell22,000$13.22$290,840.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Michael J LuisiInsiderSell3,890$13.20$51,348.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Michael J LuisiInsiderSell5,415$11.20$60,648.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2014Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell70,107$15.58$1,092,267.06View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell69,893$16.07$1,123,180.51View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Stephanie LevesqueInsiderSell43,838$14.50$635,651.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell96,162$14.61$1,404,926.82View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell104,136$13.05$1,358,974.80View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell6,849$10.87$74,448.63View SEC Filing  
10/4/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell44,506$10.89$484,670.34View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell19,984$10.03$200,439.52View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell12,529$10.18$127,545.22View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell51,095$10.26$524,234.70View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell56,392$10.06$567,303.52View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Michelle WilsonCMOSell27,600$10.24$282,624.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell18,028$10.37$186,950.36View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell114,972$10.39$1,194,559.08View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell29,944$10.67$319,502.48View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell52,060$10.60$551,836.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell57,996$10.37$601,418.52View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell58,030$9.79$568,113.70View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell81,970$9.75$799,207.50View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell33,594$9.23$310,072.62View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell41,875$9.10$381,062.50View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell27,789$9.20$255,658.80View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Stephanie LevesqueEVPSell36,742$9.17$336,924.14View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Michael J LuisiInsiderBuy1,812$7.96$14,423.52View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE)
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World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

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