WWE SmackDown Viewership Up, Ross Talks Relationship with WWE, WWE Stock Update
– WWE stock was up 4.94% today, closing at $28.88 per share. Today’s high was $28.95 per share, the low was $27.54 per share and it opened at $27.60.
– Jim Ross has updated the Q&A section on jrsbarbq.com and responded to a comment where a fan hoped that JR being invited to the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony meant his issues with the company were being resolved and that he may do some work for the WWE Network. Ross replied:
“There’s nothing unresolved. My relationship with WWE is exactly what we want it to be. I’m staying very busy and doing something for WWE Network on an ongoing basis would be challenging. They’ve moved on and so have I with no regrets.”
– Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown averaged 3.057 million viewers, up from last week’s 2.597 million viewers. SmackDown was the highest rated non-basketball original for the night on cable.