Live Coverage Of WWE Conference Call To Discuss 2014 Quarter 3 Results

Vince McMahon and WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s 2014 third quarter results. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and compiled the following notes: Michael Weitz from Investor Relations opened the presentation by reading a prepared statement. Vince McMahon […]

Vince McMahon – “It’s Time To Remove All The Barriers To Those That Want WWE”

Vince McMahon commented on the change to the WWE Network, with the company removing the 6 month commitment to the $9.99/month price, in Thursday’s earnings release. Below is Vince’s comment in its entirety: “During the quarter, we delivered stronger financial performance than anticipated and surpassed our guidance while making significant progress on the execution of […]

Update On The WWE Network In The United Kingdom

WWE gave the following update on the WWE Network in the United Kingdom in their 2014 third quarter earnings release on Thursday: WWE Network to be available in the U.K.: The Company continues to develop the international platform for WWE Network and plans to make the U.S. version of WWE Network available in the U.K. […]

WWE Network $9.99 Per Month With No 6-Month Commitment

WWE announced a change to WWE Network subscriptions on Thursday morning. Below is an excerpt from WWE’s official release: New Simplified Price Plan: Beginning November 1, the Company will introduce a new simplified price plan at $9.99 per month with no commitment (cancel at any time). Current subscribers will benefit from this new simplified plan as they […]

Vince McMahon Interested In Selling WWE?

Jayson Derrick of Benzinga.com previews WWE’s third quarter results they will report on Thursday before market open. It’s noted the company is expected to lose $0.17 per share on revenue of $133.2 million, according to consensus analyst estimates. What’s more interesting is that Reverend Emmanuel Lemelson, chief investment officer of Lemelson Capital Management (a global […]

Previewing Thursday’s Major WWE Network Update

WWE will report their 2014 third quarter results on Thursday before market open. The results are significant for a number of reasons but below are some notable things to look for: WWE Network subscriber count: WWE announced on April 7, 2014 they had 667,287 WWE Network subscribers. In July, it was learned the WWE Network […]

Ryback Back Soon, Major Name Scheduled For Raw, WWE Network Subscribers/UK Announcement

- We reported a couple of weeks ago here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com Premium that Ryback was expected back soon. Apparently the creative team is in the process of coming up with something to reintroduce him on TV. – Hulk Hogan is scheduled for WWE Monday Night Raw this week in San Antonio, Texas. His inclusion on […]

Big WWE Network Update Coming

WWE announced on Thursday they’ll report their third quarter 2014 results on Thursday, October 30, 2014 before market open. Vince McMahon and George Barrios will host a conference calls with investors at 11 AM Et that morning to discuss the results. The report will be significant in that we will get an update on the number […]

WWE Network To Begin Showing Advertisements On Monday

WWE sent out an email blast to WWE Network subscribers on Monday, noting they’ll begin running limited video advertisements. The breaks will not be during scheduled programming, will be limited between shows and will air occasionally before video-on-demand content. Below is the email: Click here to load Photo/Tweet (if not loaded) Ads on @WWENetwork… for […]