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NYSE:WWE - World Wrestling Entertainment Stock Price, Forecast & News

$46.77
+0.91 (+1.98 %)
(As of 02/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$42.21
Now: $46.77
$46.88
50-Day Range
$42.05
MA: $52.67
$63.77
52-Week Range
$40.24
Now: $46.77
$100.45
Volume2.12 million shs
Average Volume2.73 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.62 billion
P/E Ratio55.68
Dividend Yield1.05%
Beta1.39
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 in 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motion picture & video production
Sub-IndustryMovies & Entertainment
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP98156Q10
Phone203-352-8600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$960.40 million
Cash Flow$2.08 per share
Book Value$3.56 per share

Profitability

Net Income$77.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees915
Market Cap$3.62 billion
Next Earnings Date4/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's stock symbol?

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

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, January 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 13th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, March 25th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 12th. View World Wrestling Entertainment's Dividend History.

How were World Wrestling Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 6th. The company reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.07. The business earned $322.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $332.41 million. World Wrestling Entertainment had a return on equity of 25.56% and a net margin of 8.03%. World Wrestling Entertainment's revenue was up 18.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.46 earnings per share. View World Wrestling Entertainment's Earnings History.

When is World Wrestling Entertainment's next earnings date?

World Wrestling Entertainment is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 23rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for World Wrestling Entertainment.

What price target have analysts set for WWE?

16 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for World Wrestling Entertainment's shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect World Wrestling Entertainment's share price to reach $64.41 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for World Wrestling Entertainment.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for World Wrestling Entertainment?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for World Wrestling Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for World Wrestling Entertainment.

Has World Wrestling Entertainment been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WWE stock have trended very negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. World Wrestling Entertainment earned a media sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for World Wrestling Entertainment.

Are investors shorting World Wrestling Entertainment?

World Wrestling Entertainment saw a decline in short interest in February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 8,690,000 shares, a decline of 15.2% from the January 30th total of 10,250,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,860,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.7 days. Approximately 18.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View World Wrestling Entertainment's Current Options Chain.

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 Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Twitter (TWTR), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), AT&T (T), Roku (ROKU) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI).

Who are World Wrestling Entertainment's key executives?

World Wrestling Entertainment's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Vincent K. McMahon, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 73)
  • Mr. George A. Barrios, Co-Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Michelle D. Wilson, Co-Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kevin Dunn, Exec. VP of Television Production (Age 58)
  • Mr. Paul Levesque, Exec. VP of Talent, Live Events & Creative and Director (Age 49)

Who are World Wrestling Entertainment's major shareholders?

World Wrestling Entertainment's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Lindsell Train Ltd (11.50%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.51%), Samlyn Capital LLC (2.28%), State Street Corp (1.36%), Korea Investment CORP (1.27%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.18%). Company insiders that own World Wrestling Entertainment stock include Frank A Riddick III, George A Barrios, Jeffrey R Speed, Kevin Dunn, Mark Kowal, Michael J Luisi, Michelle D Wilson, Patricia A Gottesman 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Credit Suisse AG, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Pinnacle Associates Ltd. and Duality Advisers LP. Company insiders that have sold World Wrestling Entertainment company stock in the last year include George A Barrios, Kevin Dunn, Michelle D Wilson, Patricia A Gottesman and Vincent K Mcmahon. View Insider Buying and Selling for World Wrestling Entertainment.

Which major investors are buying World Wrestling Entertainment stock?

WWE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Samlyn Capital LLC, Lindsell Train Ltd, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Korea Investment CORP, Man Group plc, Cowbird Capital LP and Highside Global Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for World Wrestling Entertainment.

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 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 $46.77.

How big of a company is World Wrestling Entertainment?

World Wrestling Entertainment has a market capitalization of $3.62 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 915 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About World Wrestling Entertainment.

What is World Wrestling Entertainment's official website?

The official website for World Wrestling Entertainment is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE WWE)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  451 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  392 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  843
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about World Wrestling Entertainment and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WWE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WWE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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