Wrestlenomics estimates 2021 revenue of $1.102 billion, net income of $174.5 million -- both new annual records for WWE.
What will TV ratings be for WWE and AEW programs in 2022?
Maybe the the bar has been lowered for how high you have to jump to get over to get on to linear TV.
WWE and AEW have increasingly different visions of not just creative, but of talent.
NXT didn’t beat AEW in ratings, but as importantly, NXT hasn’t turned into the strong third media rights brand it was hyped to be at the beginning of the Wednesday Night Wars.
WWE investors and others expect long-term improvements to ratings for Raw and Smackdown that might fall short.