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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 1.25
WWE's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. WWE: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WWE' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 32.05 Max: No Debt
Current: 1.25
Equity-to-Asset 0.40
WWE's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
66% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 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: 0.29  Med: 0.79 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.4
0.29
0.86
Interest Coverage 6.32
WWE's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
53% of the 339 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 24.16 vs. WWE: 6.32 )
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: 6.32
3.37
316.38
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 3.94
Beneish M-Score: -3.06
WACC vs ROIC
8.67%
13.58%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % 5.04
WWE's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
53% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.68 vs. WWE: 5.04 )
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: 5.04
-7.77
17.22
Net Margin % 2.79
WWE's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
54% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. WWE: 2.79 )
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: 2.79
-5.54
11.19
ROE % 9.19
WWE's ROE % is ranked higher than
78% of the 398 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.34 vs. WWE: 9.19 )
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: 9.19
-12.75
16.35
ROA % 4.29
WWE's ROA % is ranked higher than
77% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. WWE: 4.29 )
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: 4.29
-7.9
12.48
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 31.84
WWE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
69% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.88 vs. WWE: 31.84 )
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: 31.84
-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: 1.30 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
88% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 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 254 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 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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Q2 2016

WWE Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Mario Gabelli 42,600 sh (+1.19%)
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WWE Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Steven Cohen 203,200 sh (New)
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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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WWE Guru Trades in Q1 2017

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Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified    NAICS: 512110    SIC: 7812
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Headquarter Location:USA
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 over-the-top 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 76.54
WWE's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 23.36 vs. WWE: 76.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WWE' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.96  Med: 24.4 Max: 616.75
Current: 76.54
12.96
616.75
Forward PE Ratio 38.31
WWE's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
94% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.73 vs. WWE: 38.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 76.54
WWE's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
79% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 23.00 vs. WWE: 76.54 )
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: 24.34 Max: 616.75
Current: 76.54
12.96
616.75
PB Ratio 6.49
WWE's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. WWE: 6.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WWE' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.81  Med: 3.08 Max: 9.21
Current: 6.49
1.81
9.21
PS Ratio 2.08
WWE's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. WWE: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WWE' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 2.08 Max: 4.57
Current: 2.08
1.15
4.57
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 50.88
WWE's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
91% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.45 vs. WWE: 50.88 )
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: 21.92 Max: 176.03
Current: 50.88
9.49
176.03
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 26.69
WWE's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
85% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.74 vs. WWE: 26.69 )
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: 20.41 Max: 180.83
Current: 26.69
8.17
180.83
EV-to-EBIT 37.45
WWE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
76% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.31 vs. WWE: 37.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WWE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -209.6  Med: 12.25 Max: 280.8
Current: 37.45
-209.6
280.8
EV-to-EBITDA 19.89
WWE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
77% of the 495 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.76 vs. WWE: 19.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WWE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -90.2  Med: 9.6 Max: 137.9
Current: 19.89
-90.2
137.9
Shiller PE Ratio 48.75
WWE's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 26.43 vs. WWE: 48.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
WWE' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.48  Med: 24.32 Max: 51.57
Current: 48.75
12.48
51.57
Current Ratio 2.75
WWE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. WWE: 2.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WWE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.16  Med: 4.05 Max: 5.99
Current: 2.75
1.16
5.99
Quick Ratio 2.69
WWE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. WWE: 2.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WWE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 4.04 Max: 5.96
Current: 2.69
1.13
5.96
Days Inventory 6.08
WWE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
64% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 13.50 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 26.08
WWE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
79% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 68.06 vs. WWE: 26.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WWE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.08  Med: 40.73 Max: 48.19
Current: 26.08
26.08
48.19
Days Payable 5.37
WWE's Days Payable is ranked lower than
89% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 58.02 vs. WWE: 5.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WWE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.37  Med: 9.68 Max: 30.36
Current: 5.37
5.37
30.36

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield % 2.41
WWE's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
53% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. WWE: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WWE' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.55  Med: 5.85 Max: 15.58
Current: 2.41
1.55
15.58
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.78
WWE's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. WWE: 1.78 )
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: 1.78
1.09
12
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.41
WWE's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
51% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. WWE: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.81
WWE's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
65% of the 442 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. WWE: 1.81 )
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: 4.39 Max: 11.68
Current: 1.81
1.16
11.68
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.60
WWE's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -3.00 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 6.49
WWE's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
81% of the 308 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. WWE: 6.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WWE' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 2.94 Max: 8.6
Current: 6.49
1.6
8.6
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 4.10
WWE's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
84% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. WWE: 4.10 )
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  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.74
Current: 4.1
0
4.74
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.00
WWE's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. WWE: 1.00 )
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  Med: 1.02 Max: 3.97
Current: 1
0
3.97
Price-to-Graham-Number 4.70
WWE's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
80% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. WWE: 4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WWE' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.69 Max: 9.26
Current: 4.7
0
9.26
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 2.61
WWE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
56% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.64 vs. WWE: 2.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WWE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 7.9 Max: 14.3
Current: 2.61
0.4
14.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -19.19
WWE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
87% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.41 vs. WWE: -19.19 )
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: 6.9 Max: 18.8
Current: -19.19
-25.3
18.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $746.6
EPS (TTM) $ 0.26
Beta1.16
Short Percentage of Float22.07%
52-Week Range $16.77 - 23.14
Shares Outstanding (Mil)76.46

Analyst Estimate

Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.52
EPS without NRI ($) 0.52
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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