George Barrios To Talk Over The Top, Goldberg On A Potential In-Ring Return

WWE CFO to Talk Over the Top WWE announced that George Barrios will talk Over the Top content distribution at the 42nd Annual Cowen Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in New York City on Wednesday. Click here for more. Goldberg Discusses Potential Return Wrestling News World reader Donald Wood sent word that he, along […]

George Barrios Note, Paige Speaks, Dark Match, Mick Foley’s Big Decision

- WWE announced that its Chief Financial Officer, George Barrios, will participate in the 42nd Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday. Click here for the official press release. – Digital Spy interviewed WWE Divas Champion Paige at this link. – WWE NXT Champion Adrian Neville beat Sami […]

Complete Coverage From WWE Business Outlook Conference Call

WWE held a conference call with investors on Monday to go over the recent decline of WWE’s stock price, which resulted in Vince McMahon reportedly losing $340 million. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and compiled the following notes: Michael Weitz opened the call by reading a prepared statement to open the […]

Explaining WWE’s Stock Selloff, Is WWE Network A Failure Already?, Bray Wyatt Stale?, WWE’s Problems Deeper Than Roster Cuts

The following is today’s edition of Ask WNW. Ask WNW is the most popular feature on the website where Richard Gray answers four questions daily, Monday through Friday. To submit your question for the next installment of Ask WNW, click here.

Timeline Of Events: WWE Announces New TV Deal, Stock Price Tanks, Vince McMahon Loses Third Of Net Worth, Major Changes Demanded, Investigation Launched

It’s been quite the week for WWE as they announced their new domestic TV licensing agreement with NBCUniversal. While the company had indicated to investors they would double or triple what they made annually in TV licensing fees, the deal saw a moderate increase that underwhelmed. Below is a complete timeline of events leading up […]

Sad Photos Of Pontiac Silverdome, Vince McMahon To Address Investors On Monday, Jack Swagger Interview

- Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta sent this link that goes to some depressing photos of the Pontiac Silverdome. The venue hosted a crowd of 93,173 on March 29, 1987 for Wrestlemania III. – One day after announcing their new domestic TV licensing agreement with NBCUniversal and watching their stock price fall in excess […]

Thurs. Update: Tough Enough Returning, WWE’s New US TV Deal, AJ Lee’s Future Explained, Latest Strategy In Regards To CM Punk, Royal Rumble & Elimination Chamber Buys, 5-Point Plan To Grow WWE Network, Backstage Report From Raw, 5 Releases

It’s a relatively quiet night with no shows or tapings but Impact Wrestling will air from tape as will WWE NXT. Our Impact “Open Thread” drops at 8:30 PM EDT tonight with streaming live results and your discussion. I previewed this week’s show with the spoiler link here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com. We’ll also have an Open […]

Complete Recap Of WWE Conference Call With Investors To Discuss 2014 Earnings

Vince McMahon and George Barrios held a call with WWE investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s 2014 first quarter earnings. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and filed the following recap: Michael Weitz from investor relations opened the call by reading a prepared statement. He introduced Vince McMahon. Vince talked […]

Update On WWE TV Licensing Agreements In United States & India

WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios issued the following statement in Thursday’s 2014 first quarter earnings release regarding the company’s TV licensing agreements in the United States and India: “Regarding our TV licensing agreements, we are continuing to negotiate with potential distribution partners in the U.S. and India. Over the past several years, we have […]

WWE Stock Tumbles After WWE Network Subscriber Announcement

Shares of WWE stock dipped more than 15% in the morning trading hours after the company’s announcement the WWE Network has 667,287 subscribers. Below is a screen capture of the stock tumbling: #WWE stock is currently down 14.60% after initial #WWENetwork subscriber announcement. pic.twitter.com/Jzo5Q4bDDw — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) April 7, 2014 Richard Reacts: Anything under […]

SummerSlam Tickets Presale Password, WWE Timetable For Domestic TV Deal

SummerSlam Presale There will be a presale to obtain tickets to WWE SummerSlam on Tuesday with the password WWEFAN. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Saturday, March 15, 2014. WWE SummerSlam 2014 will take place on Sunday, August 17, 2014 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. WWE TV Negotiations BusinessWeek.com […]

Live Coverage From WWE Investor Conference Call For 2013 Earnings

WWE hosted a conference call with investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s 2013 fourth quarter earnings and year-end results. You can go over them at this link. Pay-per-view buyrate data for the quarter is broken down at this link. Representing WWE on the call was Vince McMahon, George Barrios and Michael Weitz. I […]