WWE revenues by business segment for Q4 2017


Out of the nine main WWE business segments, six of them registered an increase compared to the prior year quarter while three saw a drop, including one of the biggest drivers.

Those who did better than the prior year quarter include TV revenues which increased 10% to $75.3 million from $68.6 million; Network revenues – including WWE Network and PPV – increased 6% to $46.2 million from $43.7 million; Licensing was up to 11.3 million from $10.1 million; Digital Media revenues were $12.8 million compared to $8.5 million; WWEShop.com did $14.3 million versus $12.8 million in Q3 2017; and WWE Studios had $9.6 million in revenue compared to $2.4 million in the prior year quarter.

Home entertainment, venue merchandise, and live events revenues were all down compared to Q3 2017. Live events revenues decreased to $35.2 million from $38.6 million; Home entertainment was way down to $900,000 from $4.2 million; and venue merchandise was down to $4.4 million from $4.9 million.