Dividend Growth of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.(WWE)

World Wrestling Entertainment(WWE) is having a Dividend Yield of 2.12% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.48. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.12. World Wrestling Entertainment has a 5 year average dividend yield of 3.86% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.48. World Wrestling Entertainment(WWE) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 1.12 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 1.62.

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 2.25% or 0.51 points. After the session commenced at $22.66, the stock reached the higher end at $22.66 while it hit a low of $21.995. With the volume soaring to 613,175 shares, the last trade was called at $22.11. The company has a 52-week high of $23.14. The company has a market cap of $1,690 million and there are 76,448,952 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $14.91. Shares of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. rose by 5.49% in the last five trading days and 12.86% for the last 4 weeks. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. is up 24.9% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.16%.

Currently the company Insiders own 55.1% of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 47.84% of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. shares. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 15, 2017, Kevin Dunn (Executive Producer & Chief Glo) sold 100,908 shares at 22.61 per share price.On Aug 22, 2016, Michelle D Wilson (Chief Revenue & Marketing Off) sold 12,100 shares at 20.91 per share price.On Aug 18, 2016, Vincent K Mcmahon (director officer 10% owner (Chief Executive Offic) sold 1,547,372 shares at 19.32 per share price.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.World Wrestling Entertainment was Initiated by Guggenheim to Buy on Jan 12, 2017. World Wrestling Entertainment was Initiated by MKM Partners to Buy on Jan 10, 2017.

World Wrestling Entertainment Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 9, 2017. The company reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.12. The company had revenue of $194.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $180.26 million. The companys revenue was up 17.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.04 EPS.

World Wrestling Federation Entertainment Inc. is an integrated media and entertainment company, principally engaged in the development, production and marketing of television programming, pay-per-view programming and live events, and the licensing and sale of branded consumer products featuring our highly successful World Wrestling Federation brand.


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