Amidst a Poor Market, WWE Boasts Stock Strength

Nick Paglino

World Wrestling Entertainment issued the following today:

WWE(R) Beats S&P By 25 Points

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct 08, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — In spite of the challenging environment, World Wrestling Entertainment(R)’s stock has only lost 7% of its value year to date, whereas the S&P 500 has lost over 32%. This performance is in addition to WWE’s 10.5% dividend yield.

WWE S&P500 Var (pp)

ytd -7.58% -32.95% 25.37%

1 yr -12.40% -36.56% 24.16%

3 yr 4.92% -19.85% 24.77%

5 yr 28.55% -4.36% 32.91%

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