World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (N:WWE)

Business Focus: Entertainment Production

Sector:  Consumer Cyclicals Industry:  Entertainment Production
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Company Contact
Address: 1241 E Main St
Tel: N/A
IR: See website
Key People
Vincent K. McMahon
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
George A. Barrios
Co-President, Director
Michelle D. Wilson
Co-President, Director
Paul Levesque
Executive Vice President - Talent, Live Events & Creative, Director
Brian M. Nurse
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
Stephanie McMahon
Chief Brand Officer, Director
Kevin Dunn
Executive Producer & Chief Global Television Production
Business Overview
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) is an integrated media and entertainment company. The Company's segments are Network, Television, Home Entertainment, Digital Media, Live Events, Licensing, Venue Merchandise, WWEShop, WWE Studios, and Corporate and Other. The Company is engaged in the production and distribution of content through various channels, including its WWE Network, television rights agreements, pay-per-view event programming, live events, feature films, licensing of various WWE themed products, and the sale of consumer products featuring its brands. Its Network, Television, Home Entertainment and Digital Media are individual segments that comprise the Media Division. Its Live Events, Licensing, Venue Merchandise and WWEShop are individual segments that comprise the Consumer Products Division. Its Network segment consists of subscriptions to WWE Network. The Company's Television segment consists of television rights fees and advertising.
Financial Overview
For the three months ended 31 March 2019, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. revenues decreased 3% to $182.4M. Net loss totaled $8.4M vs. income of $14.8M. Revenues reflect Live Events segment decrease of 15% to $26.2M, Consumer Products segment decrease of 12% to $20.8M. Net loss reflects Interest Exp-Net of Capitalized Interest increase of 13% to $135.5M (expense).
Employees: 915 as of Dec 31, 2018
Reporting Currency: U.S. Dollars
Enterprise value: $5,788M as of Mar 31, 2019
Annual revenue (TTM): $924.89M as of Mar 31, 2019
EBITDA (TTM): $170.03M as of Mar 31, 2019
Net annual income (TTM): $76.23M as of Mar 31, 2019
Free cash flow (TTM): $108.84M as of Mar 31, 2019
Net Debt Last Fiscal Year: N/A
Shares outstanding: 78,042,850 as of Mar 31, 2019
Index Membership: S&P 400 Mid Cap
TTM: Trailing Twelve Months
EBITDA: Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, & Amortization