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World Wrestling Entertainment Inc (WWE.N)

WWE.N on New York Stock Exchange

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23 Aug 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

World Wrestling Entertainment Reports Second Quarter Earnings Per Share Of $0.11
Thursday, 25 Jul 2019 08:30am EDT 

July 25 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WWE® REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2019 RESULTS.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.11.Q2 REVENUE $268.9 MILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $275 MILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $0.04 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES FY 2019 REVENUE ABOUT $1.0 BILLION.IN QUARTER WWE NETWORK AVERAGE PAID SUBSCRIBERS WERE 1.69 MILLION PAID SUBSCRIBERS, CONSISTENT WITH COMPANY'S GUIDANCE.REITERATED FULL YEAR GUIDANCE.DIGITAL VIDEO VIEWS INCREASED 17% TO 9.0 BILLION IN QUARTER.“IN THE QUARTER, OUR EARNINGS EXCEEDED GUIDANCE, HOWEVER WE ANTICIPATE A PORTION OF THIS TO REVERSE".HOURS CONSUMED INCREASED 22% TO 324 MILLION HOURS ACROSS DIGITAL PLATFORMS IN QUARTER.INITIATED TRANSITION OF WWE NETWORK TO A NEW PLATFORM ON JULY 24.  Full Article

WWE Sets Regular Quarterly Dividend Of $0.12 Per Share For All Class A And B Shares Of Common Stock
Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 05:00pm EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WWE - BOARD DECLARED COMPANY'S REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.12 PER SHARE FOR ALL CLASS A AND B SHARES OF COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

WWE's CEO Sold About 3.2 Mln Shares Of Class A Common Stock
Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 05:00pm EDT 

March 27 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT SAYS CEO VINCENT MCMAHON SOLD ABOUT 3.2 MILLION SHARES OF CO'S CLASS A COMMON STOCK IN A BLOCK TRADE - SEC FILING.WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT - MCMAHON EXECUTED SALE PRIMARILY TO FUND SEPARATE ENTITY FROM CO, ALPHA ENTERTAINMENT LLC.WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT - MCMAHON INFORMED CO HE HAS NO CURRENT PLAN TO SELL ADDITIONAL SHARES OF CO'S STOCK, INTENDS TO CONTINUE IN AS CEO.WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT - SHARES SOLD BY MCMAHON REPRESENT ABOUT 4.1% OF CO'S TOTAL OUTSTANDING SHARES OF CLASS A & CLASS B COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

WWE Announces Stock Repurchase Program
Thursday, 7 Feb 2019 08:30am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WWE® ANNOUNCES STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM.WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT INC - AUTHORIZED A STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM OF UP TO $500 MILLION OF COMPANY'S COMMON STOCK..WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT - REPURCHASES MAY BE FUNDED FROM ONE OR COMBINATION OF EXISTING CASH BALANCES, FREE CASH FLOW, AVAILABLE LIQUIDITY SOURCES.  Full Article

World Wrestling Entertainment Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend Of $0.12 Per Share For All Class A And B Shares Of Common Stock
Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 05:00pm EST 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT - BOARD DECLARED REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.12 PER SHARE FOR ALL CLASS A AND B SHARES OF COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

WWE And J Sports Extend Long-Standing Partnership In Japan
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 09:00am EST 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WWE AND J SPORTS EXTEND LONG-STANDING PARTNERSHIP IN JAPAN.  Full Article

WWE and Sky extend long-standing partnership in New Zealand
Monday, 17 Dec 2018 09:00am EST 

Dec 17 (Reuters) - WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT :WWE® AND SKY EXTEND LONG-STANDING PARTNERSHIP IN NEW ZEALAND.WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT - CO, SKY WILL EXTEND PARTNERSHIP WITH AGREEMENT TO CONTINUE BROADCASTING WWE PROGRAMMING LIVE IN NEW ZEALAND.  Full Article

WWE Reports Q3 EPS Of $0.37
Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 08:30am EDT 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::WWE® REPORTS Q3 2018 RESULTS.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.19 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.37.Q3 REVENUE $188.4 MILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $201.6 MILLION.FULL YEAR 2018 ADJUSTED OIBDA IS EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM $160 MILLION TO $170 MILLION.COMPANY IS CURRENTLY TARGETING ADJUSTED OIBDA OF AT LEAST $200 MILLION FOR 2019.COMPANY HAS DECIDED TO STAGE ITS EVENT SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 2 IN RIYADH.WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT-CURRENTLY EXPECTS TO FINALIZE CONTENT DISTRIBUTION PLANS IN U.K. BY YEAR-END 2018; & IN INDIA DURING FIRST HALF OF 2019.PROJECTS AVERAGE PAID SUBSCRIBERS TO WWE NETWORK OF APPROXIMATELY 1.56 MILLION FOR Q4 2018.Q4 AND FULL YEAR 2018 GUIDANCE ARE PREDICATED ON STAGING OF EVENT IN RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA ON NOVEMBER 2, 2018.  Full Article

WWE Sets Regular Quarterly Dividend Of $0.12 Per Share
Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 02:44pm EDT 

Oct 18 (Reuters) - World Wrestling Entertainment Inc ::SETS REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.12 PER SHARE.  Full Article

WWE Co-President Barrios Says Co Sees 5 To 6 Bln Hours Of Video Consumed Around The World This Year - CNBC
Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 03:54pm EDT 

July 26 (Reuters) - :WWE CO-PRESIDENT GEORGE BARRIOS SAYS CO SEES 5 TO 6 BILLION HOURS OF VIDEO CONSUMED AROUND THE WORLD THIS YEAR - CNBC.  Full Article

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WWE's next battle royale: Investor fans vs. shorts

A brawl between World Wrestling Entertainment Inc's bears and bulls could reach a peak this year as the company renegotiates overseas contracts.