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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 1.32
WWE's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
51% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. WWE: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WWE' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.32  Med: 31.58 Max: No Debt
Current: 1.32
Equity-to-Asset 0.40
WWE's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
65% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. WWE: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WWE' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.77 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.4
0.38
0.85
Interest Coverage 18.42
WWE's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
53% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 22.90 vs. WWE: 18.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WWE' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.37  Med: 59.42 Max: 316.38
Current: 18.42
3.37
316.38
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 4.35
Beneish M-Score: -3.03
WACC vs ROIC
9.68%
21.71%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 7.63
WWE's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
54% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.58 vs. WWE: 7.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WWE' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.77  Med: 8.29 Max: 17.22
Current: 7.63
-7.77
17.22
Net Margin % 4.64
WWE's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
56% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.48 vs. WWE: 4.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WWE' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.54  Med: 5.81 Max: 11.19
Current: 4.64
-5.54
11.19
ROE % 15.34
WWE's ROE % is ranked higher than
80% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.25 vs. WWE: 15.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WWE' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.75  Med: 11.93 Max: 16.35
Current: 15.34
-12.75
16.35
ROA % 7.59
WWE's ROA % is ranked higher than
79% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. WWE: 7.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WWE' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.9  Med: 7.49 Max: 12.48
Current: 7.59
-7.9
12.48
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 47.60
WWE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
69% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.75 vs. WWE: 47.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WWE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.28  Med: 43.88 Max: 95.56
Current: 47.6
-36.28
95.56
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 11.80
WWE's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. WWE: 11.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WWE' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8  Med: 2.25 Max: 41
Current: 11.8
-8
41
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 36.90
WWE's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
87% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. WWE: 36.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WWE' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.2  Med: -0.6 Max: 87.9
Current: 36.9
-29.2
87.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 122.40
WWE's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
96% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. WWE: 122.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
WWE' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.7  Med: -0.5 Max: 122.4
Current: 122.4
-61.7
122.4
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

WWE Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 42,100 sh (-15.29%)
Mario Cibelli 280,000 sh (-65.00%)
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Q2 2016

WWE Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Mario Gabelli 42,600 sh (+1.19%)
Mario Cibelli 225,000 sh (-19.64%)
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Q3 2016

WWE Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Steven Cohen 203,200 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 42,600 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli 215,000 sh (-4.44%)
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Q4 2016

WWE Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Steven Cohen Sold Out
Mario Cibelli 200,000 sh (-6.98%)
Mario Gabelli 38,600 sh (-9.39%)
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Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified    NAICS: 512110    SIC: 7812
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World Wrestling Entertainment Inc is an integrated media and entertainment company. It is engaged in the production and distribution of content through various channels including digital over-the-top ("OTT") WWE Network, live events and feature films.

World Wrestling Federation Entertainment develops and produces television programming, pay-per-view programming, and live wrestling events. The company also licenses branded consumer products.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 52.31
WWE's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 23.36 vs. WWE: 52.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WWE' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.96  Med: 24.5 Max: 616.75
Current: 52.31
12.96
616.75
Forward PE Ratio 39.53
WWE's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 93 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.48 vs. WWE: 39.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 52.31
WWE's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
77% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 23.63 vs. WWE: 52.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WWE' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.96  Med: 24.43 Max: 616.75
Current: 52.31
12.96
616.75
PB Ratio 7.17
WWE's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. WWE: 7.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WWE' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.81  Med: 3.07 Max: 9.21
Current: 7.17
1.81
9.21
PS Ratio 2.37
WWE's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. WWE: 2.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WWE' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 2.09 Max: 4.57
Current: 2.37
1.15
4.57
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 65.23
WWE's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
92% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.49 vs. WWE: 65.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WWE' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.49  Med: 21.58 Max: 173.17
Current: 65.23
9.49
173.17
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 30.81
WWE's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
89% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.17 vs. WWE: 30.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WWE' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.17  Med: 19.93 Max: 180.83
Current: 30.81
8.17
180.83
EV-to-EBIT 29.43
WWE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
75% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.61 vs. WWE: 29.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WWE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -209.6  Med: 12.2 Max: 280.3
Current: 29.43
-209.6
280.3
EV-to-EBITDA 18.81
WWE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
72% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.48 vs. WWE: 18.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WWE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -90.2  Med: 9.7 Max: 137.9
Current: 18.81
-90.2
137.9
Shiller PE Ratio 52.52
WWE's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 26.98 vs. WWE: 52.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
WWE' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.48  Med: 24.43 Max: 52.95
Current: 52.52
12.48
52.95
Current Ratio 2.62
WWE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. WWE: 2.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WWE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.37  Med: 4.04 Max: 5.74
Current: 2.62
1.37
5.74
Quick Ratio 2.57
WWE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. WWE: 2.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WWE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.32  Med: 4 Max: 5.72
Current: 2.57
1.32
5.72
Days Inventory 6.08
WWE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
64% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.65 vs. WWE: 6.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WWE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.17  Med: 3.83 Max: 6.08
Current: 6.08
2.17
6.08
Days Sales Outstanding 26.61
WWE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 67.59 vs. WWE: 26.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WWE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.61  Med: 40.73 Max: 48.19
Current: 26.61
26.61
48.19
Days Payable 8.59
WWE's Days Payable is ranked lower than
90% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 58.18 vs. WWE: 8.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WWE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5  Med: 9.68 Max: 30.36
Current: 8.59
6.5
30.36

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 2.13
WWE's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
54% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. WWE: 2.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WWE' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.55  Med: 5.84 Max: 15.58
Current: 2.13
1.55
15.58
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.09
WWE's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. WWE: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
WWE' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 2.03 Max: 12
Current: 1.09
1.09
12
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.13
WWE's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
53% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. WWE: 2.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.60
WWE's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
64% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. WWE: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WWE' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.16  Med: 4.38 Max: 11.68
Current: 1.6
1.16
11.68
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.60
WWE's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 255 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. WWE: -0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WWE' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.5  Med: -0.6 Max: 2.1
Current: -0.6
-29.5
2.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 7.17
WWE's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
81% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. WWE: 7.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WWE' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.94  Med: 2.86 Max: 7.22
Current: 7.17
1.94
7.22
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 4.13
WWE's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
82% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. WWE: 4.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WWE' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.16
Current: 4.13
0.85
4.16
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.14
WWE's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
51% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. WWE: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WWE' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.45
Current: 1.14
0.58
1.45
Price-to-Graham-Number 4.08
WWE's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
80% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. WWE: 4.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WWE' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.29  Med: 1.78 Max: 9.26
Current: 4.08
1.29
9.26
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 3.41
WWE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
55% of the 568 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.33 vs. WWE: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WWE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 8 Max: 14.3
Current: 3.41
0.4
14.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -19.42
WWE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
87% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.41 vs. WWE: -19.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WWE' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.3  Med: 6.4 Max: 18.8
Current: -19.42
-25.3
18.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $729.2
EPS (TTM) $ 0.43
Beta1.04
Short Percentage of Float22.68%
52-Week Range $15.55 - 23.14
Shares Outstanding (Mil)76.40

Analyst Estimate

Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.57
EPS without NRI ($) 0.57
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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