World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012


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World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ( WWE ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share scheduled for December 26, 2012. Shareholders who purchased WWE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that WWE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.01, the dividend yield is 5.99%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WWE was $8.01, representing a -23.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.53 and a 7.66% increase over the 52 week low of $7.44.

WWE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Cinemark Holdings Inc ( CNK ) and Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation ( LGF ). WWE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.29. Zacks Investment Research reports WWE's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -26.55%, compared to an industry average of 18.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WWE Dividend History page.

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