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World Wrestling Entertainment Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.93 (+5.57 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $55.52
50-Day Range
MA: $47.44
52-Week Range
Now: $55.52
Volume1.08 million shs
Average Volume816,185 shs
Market Capitalization$4.32 billion
P/E Ratio33.25
Dividend Yield0.91%
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. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Overall MarketRank

2.11 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

21st out of 567 stocks

Motion Picture & Video Production Industry

1st out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motion picture & video production
Sub-IndustryMovies & Entertainment



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$960.40 million
Cash Flow$3.09 per share
Book Value$3.56 per share


Net Income$77.06 million


Market Cap$4.32 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Confirmed)
+2.93 (+5.57 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has World Wrestling Entertainment's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

World Wrestling Entertainment's stock was trading at $38.72 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WWE stock has increased by 43.4% and is now trading at $55.52.
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Is World Wrestling Entertainment a buy right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for World Wrestling Entertainment in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" World Wrestling Entertainment stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than World Wrestling Entertainment?

Wall Street analysts have given World Wrestling Entertainment a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but World Wrestling Entertainment wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as World Wrestling Entertainment's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among World Wrestling Entertainment's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is World Wrestling Entertainment's next earnings date?

World Wrestling Entertainment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for World Wrestling Entertainment

How can I listen to World Wrestling Entertainment's earnings call?

World Wrestling Entertainment will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were World Wrestling Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.22. The company earned $221.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $221.59 million. World Wrestling Entertainment had a return on equity of 48.59% and a net margin of 14.18%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 18.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.06 EPS.
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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 Friday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Monday, December 28th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 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 0.91%. The dividend payout ratio of World Wrestling Entertainment is 56.47%. 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 25.81% next year. This indicates that World Wrestling Entertainment will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View World Wrestling Entertainment's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for WWE?

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for World Wrestling Entertainment's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $76.00. On average, they anticipate World Wrestling Entertainment's share price to reach $51.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.9%.
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Are investors shorting World Wrestling Entertainment?

World Wrestling Entertainment saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,160,000 shares, an increase of 18.9% from the December 15th total of 6,020,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 782,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 9.2 days. Currently, 15.5% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of World Wrestling Entertainment's key competitors?

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).

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 $1.83M)
  • Ms. Stephanie McMahon Levesque, Chief Brand Officer & Director (Age 44, Pay $1.53M)
  • Mr. Paul Levesque, Exec. VP of Global Talent Strategy & Devel. and Director (Age 51, Pay $2.83M)
  • Mr. Nick Khan, Pres & Chief Revenue Officer
  • Ms. Kristina M. Salen, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • 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 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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.02%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.01%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Brookstone Capital Management (0.01%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own World Wrestling Entertainment stock include Bradley Blum, George A Barrios, Kevin Dunn, Michelle D Wilson, Patricia A Gottesman, Paul Levesque, Stephanie Levesque and Vincent K Mcmahon.
View institutional ownership trends for World Wrestling Entertainment

Which major investors are selling World Wrestling Entertainment stock?

WWE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold World Wrestling Entertainment company stock in the last year include Bradley Blum, Kevin Dunn, Patricia A Gottesman, Paul Levesque, and Stephanie Levesque.
View insider buying and selling activity for World Wrestling Entertainment
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which major investors are buying World Wrestling Entertainment stock?

WWE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc., Brookstone Capital Management, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Exchange Traded Concepts LLC.
View insider buying and selling activity for World Wrestling Entertainment
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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.

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of WWE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.52.

How big of a company is World Wrestling Entertainment?

World Wrestling Entertainment has a market capitalization of $4.32 billion and generates $960.40 million in revenue each year. The company earns $77.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.85 on an earnings per share basis. World Wrestling Entertainment employs 960 workers across the globe.

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's official website?

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

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 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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