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How to buy World Wrestling Entertainment stock

Learn how to easily invest in World Wrestling Entertainment stock.

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc is an entertainment business based in the US. World Wrestling Entertainment shares (WWE) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. World Wrestling Entertainment employs 870 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.2 billion.

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World Wrestling Entertainment stock price (NYSE: WWE)

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World Wrestling Entertainment shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-10-04.
Latest market close$72.11
52-week range$46.64 - $75.10
50-day moving average $69.51
200-day moving average $61.10
Wall St. target price$75.27
PE ratio 34.4248
Dividend yield $0.48 (0.68%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.55

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World Wrestling Entertainment price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $72.11 from 2022-10-03

1 week (2022-09-28) 4.83%
1 month (2022-09-02) 6.36%
3 months (2022-07-05) 16.08%
6 months (2022-04-05) 15.52%
1 year (2021-10-05) 24.46%
2 years (2020-10-05) 83.86%
3 years (2019-10-04) 2.65%
5 years (2017-10-05) 207.90%

Is World Wrestling Entertainment stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing World Wrestling Entertainment stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of World Wrestling Entertainment's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

World Wrestling Entertainment's P/E ratio

World Wrestling Entertainment's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 34x. In other words, World Wrestling Entertainment shares trade at around 34x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

World Wrestling Entertainment's PEG ratio

World Wrestling Entertainment's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.22. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into World Wrestling Entertainment's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

World Wrestling Entertainment's EBITDA

World Wrestling Entertainment's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $365.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a World Wrestling Entertainment's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

World Wrestling Entertainment financials

Revenue TTM $1.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 25.27%
Gross profit TTM $487.9 million
Return on assets TTM 15.86%
Return on equity TTM 5475.75%
Profit margin 18.13%
Book value $5.94
Market capitalisation $5.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

World Wrestling Entertainment share dividends

19%

Dividend payout ratio: 18.6% of net profits

Recently World Wrestling Entertainment has paid out, on average, around 18.6% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.68% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), World Wrestling Entertainment shareholders could enjoy a 0.68% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In World Wrestling Entertainment's case, that would currently equate to about $0.48 per share.

While World Wrestling Entertainment's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that World Wrestling Entertainment is investing more in its future growth.

World Wrestling Entertainment's most recent dividend payout was on 25 September 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 September 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

World Wrestling Entertainment share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, World Wrestling Entertainment's shares have ranged in value from as little as $46.6404 up to $75.0977. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

WWE.US volatility(beta: 1.2)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while World Wrestling Entertainment's is 1.1978. This would suggest that World Wrestling Entertainment's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

World Wrestling Entertainment overview

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 through three segments: Media, Live Events, and Consumer Products. The Media segment engages in the production and monetization of long-form and short-form video content across various platforms, including WWE Network, broadcast and pay television, and digital and social media, as well as filmed entertainment. The Live Events segment is involved in the sale of tickets; provision of event services; and sale of travel packages related to its live events. The Consumer Products segment engages in merchandising of WWE branded products, such as video games, toys, apparel, and books through licensing arrangements and direct-to-consumer sales, as well as through e-commerce platforms. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of World Wrestling Entertainment is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.682% of World Wrestling Entertainment shares are held by insiders and 121.664% by institutions.
How many people work for World Wrestling Entertainment?
Latest data suggests 870 work at World Wrestling Entertainment.
When does the fiscal year end for World Wrestling Entertainment?
World Wrestling Entertainment's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is World Wrestling Entertainment based?
World Wrestling Entertainment's address is: 1241 East Main Street, Stamford, CT, United States, 06902
What is World Wrestling Entertainment's ISIN number?
World Wrestling Entertainment's international securities identification number is: US98156Q1085
What is World Wrestling Entertainment's CUSIP number?
World Wrestling Entertainment's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 98156Q108

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