Analyst Ratings for World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Cl A (WWE)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Cl A (NYSE:WWE) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, WWE received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for WWE by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 26, implying potential capital gains of 19.13 percent. The lowest price target was 16, implying potential capital losses of -26.69 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -25.89 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 2.27 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -12.37 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

WWE has an estimated earnings growth rate of 79.2 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. WWE has a PEG ratio of 1.06.

In the trailing 52-weeks, WWE hit 23.14 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 16.77. Today's price is 30.14 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 5.68 percent. WWE has a price/earnings ratio of 83.85. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WWE value stock report compares WWE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.66 billion. WWE will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.