World Wrestling Entertainment Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.28 (+2.66 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume816,900 shs
Average Volume1.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.77 billion
P/E Ratio31.25
Dividend Yield0.97%
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About World Wrestling Entertainment

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 media content across various platforms, including WWE Network, pay television, and digital and social media, as well as filmed entertainment. The Live Events segment is involved in the sale of tickets, including primary and secondary distribution; provision of event services; and sale of travel packages related to its live events. The Consumer Products segment engages in merchandising of WWE branded products, such as video games, toys, apparels, and books through licensing arrangements and direct-to-consumer sales, as well as through e-commerce platforms. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.


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Overall MarketRank

2.87 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

31st out of 621 stocks

Motion Picture & Video Production Industry

2nd out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is World Wrestling Entertainment a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for World Wrestling Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" World Wrestling Entertainment stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than World Wrestling Entertainment?

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When is World Wrestling Entertainment's next earnings date?

World Wrestling Entertainment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were World Wrestling Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.18. World Wrestling Entertainment had a net margin of 13.63% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 39.08%.
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How has World Wrestling Entertainment's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

World Wrestling Entertainment's stock was trading at $38.72 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WWE stock has increased by 27.5% and is now trading at $49.38.
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How often does World Wrestling Entertainment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for World Wrestling Entertainment?

World Wrestling Entertainment declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 22nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Monday, September 27th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 14th.
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Is World Wrestling Entertainment a good dividend stock?

World Wrestling Entertainment pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.97%. World Wrestling Entertainment does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of World Wrestling Entertainment is 28.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, World Wrestling Entertainment will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.33% next year. This indicates that World Wrestling Entertainment will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WWE?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for World Wrestling Entertainment's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate World Wrestling Entertainment's share price to reach $57.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are World Wrestling Entertainment's key executives?

World Wrestling Entertainment's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Vincent K. McMahon, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 75, Pay $2.27M)
  • Mr. Nick Khan, Pres, Chief Revenue Officer & Director (Age 46, Pay $6.17M)
  • Ms. Kristina M. Salen, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50, Pay $477.9k)
  • Ms. Stephanie McMahon Levesque, Chief Brand Officer & Director (Age 44, Pay $1.72M)
  • Mr. Paul Levesque, Exec. VP of Global Talent Strategy & Devel. and Director (Age 51, Pay $1.85M)
  • Mr. Bradley M. Blum, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 48)
  • Ms. Karen M. Mullane, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 56)
  • Mr. Rajan Mehta, CTO & Exec. VP
  • Mr. Michael Weitz, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian M. Nurse, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)

What is Vince McMahon's approval rating as World Wrestling Entertainment's CEO?

122 employees have rated World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon on Glassdoor.com. Vince McMahon has an approval rating of 47% among World Wrestling Entertainment's employees. This puts Vince McMahon in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 55.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at World Wrestling Entertainment to a friend.

Who are some of World Wrestling Entertainment's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to World Wrestling Entertainment include The Walt Disney (DIS), Live Nation Entertainment (LYV), News (NWSA), Cinemark (CNK) and Reading International (RDI).
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What other stocks do shareholders of World Wrestling Entertainment own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other World Wrestling Entertainment investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), The Walt Disney (DIS), Tesla (TSLA), salesforce.com (CRM), PayPal (PYPL), Square (SQ), Micron Technology (MU) and The Boeing (BA).

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's stock symbol?

World Wrestling Entertainment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WWE."

Who are World Wrestling Entertainment's major shareholders?

World Wrestling Entertainment's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Rice Hall James & Associates LLC (1.02%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.09%), Avalon Investment & Advisory (0.09%), Texas Permanent School Fund (0.04%), Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA (0.04%) and Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. (0.03%). Company insiders that own World Wrestling Entertainment stock include Bradley Blum, Kevin Dunn, Michelle D Wilson, Patricia A Gottesman, Paul Levesque and Stephanie Levesque.
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Which major investors are selling World Wrestling Entertainment stock?

WWE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Coronation Fund Managers Ltd., State of Michigan Retirement System, Narwhal Capital Management, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , Texas Permanent School Fund, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold World Wrestling Entertainment company stock in the last year include Kevin Dunn, Paul Levesque, and Stephanie Levesque.
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Which major investors are buying World Wrestling Entertainment stock?

WWE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dupont Capital Management Corp, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA, Avalon Investment & Advisory, Versor Investments LP, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Cutler Group LP.
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How do I buy shares of World Wrestling Entertainment?

Shares of WWE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is World Wrestling Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of WWE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.38.

How much money does World Wrestling Entertainment make?

World Wrestling Entertainment has a market capitalization of $3.77 billion and generates $974.20 million in revenue each year. The company earns $131.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.68 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does World Wrestling Entertainment have?

World Wrestling Entertainment employs 900 workers across the globe.

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's official website?

The official website for World Wrestling Entertainment is corporate.wwe.com.

Where are World Wrestling Entertainment's headquarters?

World Wrestling Entertainment is headquartered at 1241 E MAIN ST, STAMFORD CT, 06902.

How can I contact World Wrestling Entertainment?

World Wrestling Entertainment's mailing address is 1241 E MAIN ST, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The company can be reached via phone at 203-352-8600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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