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Endeavor CEO Ari Emanuel: Content Boom to Boost 2022 Earnings

Endeavor reported Q4 and full-year 2021 earnings Wednesday that reflected a resurgent talent representation business, though it swung back to a loss after recording a profit in Q3. The company had revenue of $1.5 billion in Q4, and a net loss of $16.7 million, after posting a profit of $64 million in the prior quarter. […]

Joe Rogan to Return for Next UFC Event After Sitting Out This Weekend

Joe Rogan is sitting out ESPN’s broadcast of UFC 271, but his hiatus isn’t expected to last for long. The embattled Spotify podcast host and UFC commentator will not cover this weekend’s mixed martial arts event on Saturday at the Toyota Center in Houston, with the absence attributed to a scheduling conflict, but he will be […]

Morgan Stanley Upgrades Endeavor on UFC, WME Upside

Morgan Stanley on Wednesday upgraded Endeavor to overweight and set a new price target of $40 per share. The financial firm’s bullishness on Endeavor stems from its ownership of UFC, which Morgan Stanley expects to grow significantly in coming years, as well as its talent agency WME, which is positioned to carve out a piece […]

Despite Delta Variant Concerns, Endeavor Raises Guidance For Year

In its second quarterly earnings report since going public in April, Endeavor reported revenue of $1.1 billion, just missing Wall Street expectations for revenue. Endeavor CEO Jason Lublin said that three shows from Endeavor Content were pushed into Q3, and were responsible for some $90 million in revenue. And while the company turned a modest […]

UFC 265: How to Watch Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane Online

The heavyweight title fight takes place Saturday, Aug. 7.

Endeavor Adds Former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns to Board of Directors

Endeavor has only been a public company for a few months, but it is already expanding its board of directors. The owner of UFC and WME on Monday said that it was adding Ursula Burns, the former CEO of Xerox, to its board of directors. Burns, who was a mechanical engineer before joining the executive […]

How to Watch UFC 264: Where to Stream Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 3 on ESPN+

The highly-anticipated lightweight trilogy takes place Saturday, July 10 in Las Vegas.

How to Watch UFC Fight Night Online: Where to Stream Gane vs. Volkov on ESPN+

The mixed martial arts event's main card brings the undefeated heavyweight Ciryl Gane against former Bellator Heavyweight World Champion Alexander Volkov.

Endeavor Swings to Slim Profit Thanks to UFC in First Earnings Report Since IPO

In its first quarterly earnings report since going public in April, Endeavor posted net income of $2.4 million, a significant improvement from the same quarter a year ago, when the company posted a net loss of more than $51 million. The pandemic continues to batter many of its businesses, although a strong performance from the […]

Endeavor Lines Up $260 Million Loan Amid Cost-Cutting Efforts

WME parent company Endeavor Group has lined up a $260 million term loan to boost its financial flexibility amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

WWE Live Shows Return as Florida Updates List of “Essential” Services

Sports and media productions have been put on ice across the U.S. amid the coronavirus pandemic, but Florida has deemed them "essential" services under certain circumstances, including that no fans are in attendance. As a result, wrestling promotion WWE resumed producing weekly live TV shows on Monday.

Endeavor’s Credit Rating Gets Downgraded on Live Events Exposure

S&P Global Ratings on Monday reduced its credit rating for Endeavor Operating Co. over concerns for its exposure to the bottom dropping out of its live-events market as a result of a global pandemic.