WWE revealed its 2017 third quarter financial results on Thursday. The company reported $21.8 million net income compared to 11.1 million net income in the third quarter of 2016.
“We are pleased with our continued success in growing and engaging a large, global audience across multiple platforms,” Vince McMahon stated in a press release. “The increased production of original content, our focus on localization and the further development of a diverse talent base contributed to that important achievement, reinforcing the significant scale and power of our brands. Read the full report at Corporate.wwe.com.
Powell’s POV: Vince McMahon, WWE CFO George Barrios, and WWE Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer Michelle Wilson will address the third quarter numbers in a conference call this morning at 10:00 a.m. CT. Join me for live report on the conference call.
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