The Bonnie Hunt Show is advertising that WWE star Chris Jericho will appear on this Monday’s broadcast. Check your local listings for network and times as the show airs in syndication.
The latest Scotty Goldman video on WWE.com is now online at this link.
The following press release was issued by WWE yesterday:
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
STAMFORD, Conn., February 13, 2009 – World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) today declared the Company’s regular quarterly dividend of $0.36 per share on its Class A shares of common stock. As previously announced, members of the McMahon family have waived $0.12 per share of the dividends. As a result, all Class
STAMFORD, Conn., Feb 13, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — World Wrestling Entertainment(R) (WWE:
WWE) stock outperformed both the broad market indices and other entertainment companies in terms of total return* for the calendar year 2008. Specifically, WWE stock surpassed the S&P 500, Russell 2000, and the S&P Movies and Entertainment index by 31%, 25%, and 42% respectively. A significant component of WWE’s relative performance is its $1.44 per share dividend to the Company’s public shareholders. At the Company’s current price, this results in a dividend yield of 15.5%.
"We believe WWE is the best value in entertainment for our networks, promotional partners, consumers and shareholders," said Linda McMahon, CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment.
WWE has announced that it will release its Q4 and full year 2008 earnings on February, 24, 2009.
* Total Stock Return is defined as the change in stock price and value of reinvested dividends over a given period, i.e. 2008 in the above example. Investors should note that past returns are not a guarantee of future performance.
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