Wizard Entertainment Inc (PK:WIZD)

Business Focus: Entertainment Production

Sector:  Consumer Cyclicals Industry:  Entertainment Production
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Company Contact
Address: 3960 Howard Hughes Pkwy Ste 500
LAS VEGAS NV 89169-5988
Tel: N/A
Website: https://www.wizardworld.com
IR: See website
Key People
Paul L. Kessler
Executive Chairman of the Board
John D. Maatta
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Business Overview
Wizard Entertainment Inc., formerly Wizard World, Inc., produces pop culture and live multimedia conventions (Comic Conventions) that provide a social networking and entertainment venue for fiction enthusiasts of movies, television shows, video games, technology, toys, social networking/gaming platforms, comic books and graphic novels. The Company's segments are Conventions and ConBox. These Comic Conventions provide venues to entertainment companies, toy companies, gaming companies, publishing companies, and retailers for sales, marketing, promotions, public relations, advertising and sponsorships. It has two lines of business: live multimedia events, which involve admissions and exhibitor booth space, and sponsorships and advertising. Its CONtv is a digital network for fans of pop culture entertainment. It operates live events in Philadelphia, New Orleans, Columbus, Portland, Nashville, Austin, Sacramento, Louisville, Minneapolis, San Antonio, Atlanta, Tulsa, Reno and St. Louis.
Financial Overview
For the six months ended 30 June 2019, Wizard Entertainment Inc revenues decreased 33% to $6.1M. Net loss increased 49% to $582K. Revenues reflect a decrease in demand for the Company's products and services due to unfavorable market conditions. Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Items remained flat at -$0.01.
Employees: 23 as of Dec 31, 2013
Reporting Currency: U.S. Dollars
Enterprise value: $12.53M as of Jun 30, 2019
Annual revenue (TTM): $10.89M as of Jun 30, 2019
EBITDA (TTM): -$1.35M as of Jun 30, 2019
Net annual income (TTM): -$2.81M as of Jun 30, 2019
Free cash flow (TTM): -$0.97M as of Jun 30, 2019
Net Debt Last Fiscal Year: $2.01M as of Jun 30, 2019
Shares outstanding: 70,135,036 as of Aug 14, 2019
TTM: Trailing Twelve Months
EBITDA: Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, & Amortization