Last $14.47 USD
Change Today -0.17 / -1.16%
Volume 647.9K
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world wrestling entertain-a (WWE) Snapshot

Open
$14.55
Previous Close
$14.64
Day High
$14.56
Day Low
$14.31
52 Week High
03/13/14 - $31.98
52 Week Low
09/23/13 - $9.62
Market Cap
1.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
578.0K
EPS TTM
$-0.32
Shares Outstanding
33.2M
EX-Date
09/11/14
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$0.48
Dividend Yield
3.32%
Current Stock Chart for WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAIN-A (WWE)

world wrestling entertain-a (WWE) Details

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., an integrated media and entertainment company, is engaged in the sports entertainment business worldwide. It operates in four segments: Live and Televised Entertainment, Consumer Products, Digital Media, and WWE Studios. The Live and Televised Entertainment segment produces live events and provides content for its television and other programming; designs, markets, and distributes various WWE-branded products, such as t-shirts, caps, and other novelty items; and offers pay-per-view programs. This segment also offers WWE Classics On Demand, a subscription video on demand service that offers classic television shows, pay-per-view events, specials, and original programming for a monthly subscription fee. The Consumer Products segment has a licensing program using its marks and logos, copyrighted works, and characters on various retail products, including toys, video games, apparel, and books; distributes home entertainment DVD/Blu-ray products; and publishes WWE, WWE kids, and several special magazines. The Digital Media segment operates Website, WWE.com; provides advertising services; sells merchandise on its Website at WWEShop Internet storefront; and sells broadband and mobile content. The WWE Studios segment is involved in the production and distribution of filmed entertainment content. The company was founded in 1980 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.

762 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/24/14
Founded in 1980

world wrestling entertain-a (WWE) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Strategy and Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $628.8K
President of WWE Studios
Total Annual Compensation: $577.3K
Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Even...
Total Annual Compensation: $512.7K
Executive Producer of Wwe Programming and Mem...
Total Annual Compensation: $811.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

world wrestling entertain-a (WWE) Key Developments

Levi & Korsinsky Files Class Action Lawsuit Against World Wrestling Entertainment Inc

Levi & Korsinsky announced that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut on behalf of investors who purchased World Wrestling Entertainment Inc.'s common stock between October 31, 2013 and May 16, 2014. The complaint alleges that throughout the class period defendants violated securities laws by failing to disclose the company's true ability to command a premium fee in upcoming negotiations to renew its television license agreement. The complaint alleges that throughout the class period defendants violated securities laws by failing to disclose the company's true ability to command a premium fee in upcoming negotiations to renew its television license agreement. On May 16, 2014, the company disclosed that it had reached a multiyear deal with NBCUniversal for its television programs Raw and SmackDown, stating that the annual value of its television distribution agreements is expected to reach $200 million, far below investor expectation.

WWE Network Goes Global

The U.S. English language version of WWE Network is available starting August 12, 2014, on an over-the-top basis, in more than 170 countries and territories, including Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Mexico, Spain, and the Nordics, among others. The network is expected to be live in the U.K. by this October and plans for the network in Italy, UAE, Germany, Japan, India, China, Thailand and Malaysia will be communicated at a later date. For $9.99 per month with a six month commitment, fans will have access to 24/7 programming, all 12 live WWE pay-per-view events, and the most comprehensive video-on-demand library. In addition, subscribers can now choose a monthly offering at $12.99 with no commitment and the ability to cancel at any time. The $12.99 price point is a change from the previously announced $19.99 monthly plan and allows WWE to offer an option with no commitment that believe better reflects the variety of economies that exist internationally. Like other digital subscription services, such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, fans are able to subscribe online by going to WWE.com and clicking on the WWE Network button on the top right corner of the navigation bar. Throughout the day, WWE Network will be made available internationally across all platforms including web, mobile, gaming consoles and connected devices. Additionally, WWE announced that WWE Network will be available by August 13, 2014 on Sony internet connected TVs, Blu-ray Disc players and Blu-ray Home Theater systems. By August 12, 2014, WWE Network will be available on Samsung Smart TV devices, Blu-ray Players and Home Theater systems.

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Presents at 2014 Needham Interconnect Conference, Aug-05-2014 12:15 PM

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Presents at 2014 Needham Interconnect Conference, Aug-05-2014 12:15 PM. Venue: The Westin Grand Central Hotel, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: George A. Barrios, Chief Strategy and Financial Officer, Laura Martin, Entertainment and Media Analyst, Stephanie McMahon Levesque, Chief Brand Officer.

 

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