New WWE Network Pricing Options Including $19.99/Month With No Commitment

A lot of new WWE Network information was introduced in Thursday’s WWE quarter two earnings report for 2014. One piece perhaps getting overlooked are new WWE Network pricing plans. Beginning next month, WWE Network subscribers will have the following options: A $19.99/month WWE Network subscription that requires no commitment One upfront one-time payment option for […]

Clarification On WWE Network Subscriber Count

The WWE Network has 700,000 subscribers as of June 30, 2014. Below is a clarification of how that breaks down: WWE announced on July 31, 2014 they have 700,000 WWE Network subscribers as of June 30, 2014 WWE announced on April 7, 2014 they had 667,287 WWE Network subscribers The company added 161,000 subscriptions during […]

Complete Recap Of WWE’s 2014 Quarter Two Conference Call

WWE held a conference call/interactive Webcast presentation with investors on Thursday morning to go over the company’s 2014 quarter two financial results. The official release is available at this link. Michael Weitz from investor relations opened the call by reading a prepared statement. Leading the call will be Vince McMahon and Chief Financial Officer George […]

Full Details On WWE’s 10-Year Deal w/Rogers Communications In Canada

WWE issued a formal press release on their new 10-year broadcast and multimedia agreement with Rogers Communications in Canada. We reported here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com that as part of the agreement, the WWE Network will be available as a traditional a-la-carte Pay-TV channel in the country. The official release is below: TORONTO — Rogers Communications and […]

WWE’s Stock Price Up On 2015 OIBDA Outlook Improvement Of $30 Million

WWE reported their 2014 quarter two earnings before market open on Thursday. As part of the release, the company provided an update on WWE Network subscribers, the traditional pay-per-view buy rates for shows in the quarter, announced WWE Network’s international availability and revealed a plan for the WWE Network to operate as a traditional Pay-TV […]

WWE Announces 7% Reduction In Staff

Vince McMahon was quoted in WWE’s 2014 quarter two earnings release, where the company reported a Net loss of $14.5 million for the quarter and some very underwhelming WWE Network subscriber numbers. While McMahon expressed optimism, Chief Financial Officer George Barrios announced that WWE will be reducing their staff by 7%. The comments are included in […]

WWE Network Available As Traditional Pay-TV Channel Next Month In Canada

WWE announced on Thursday the WWE Network will be available as a traditional a-la-carte Pay-TV channel in Rogers’ cable systems in Canada. The clearance comes as part of a new 10-year partnership with Rogers Communications. The company announced a WWE Network preview on systems beginning August 12 and thereafter through other Pay-TV providers outside Rogers’ […]