Warner Music Group Overview

  • Founded
  • 1958

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 5,900

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • WMG

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 91

  • Share Price
  • $25.05

  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Warner Music Group General Information

Description

Warner Music Group is the third largest of the three major global record labels, with Vivendi's Universal Music in first and Sony Music in second. Warner's larger segment, recorded music, consists of iconic labels like Atlantic Records, Warner Records, and Parlophone Records and popular artists such as Ed Sheeran, Cardi B, Dua Lipa, and Blake Shelton. Warner Chappell, the firm's publishing arm, is the home to over 65,000 composers and songwriters with over a million copyrights represented. Warner is controlled by Access Industries, which owns an 84% economic interest and 99% of voting rights.

Contact Information

Website
www.wmg.com
Formerly Known As
Warner Bros. Records, Warner Elektra Atlantic
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
NAS
Primary Office
  • 1633 Broadway
  • New York, NY 10019
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

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Warner Music Group Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$25.05 $25.64 $23.73 - $50.23 $13.2B 515M 1.46M $0.70

Warner Music Group Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2022 FY 2021 30-Sep-2021 FY 2020 30-Sep-2020 FY 2019 30-Sep-2019
EV 23,218,701 25,259,850 17,488,400
Revenue 5,706,000 5,301,000 4,463,000 4,475,000
EBITDA 992,000 884,000 (59,000) 678,000
Net Income 368,000 304,000 (475,000) 256,000
Total Assets 7,781,000 7,211,000 6,410,000 6,017,000
Total Debt 4,138,000 3,676,000 3,442,000 2,974,000
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

Warner Music Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Warner Music Group Patents

Warner Music Group Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-10764661-B1 Loudspeaker enclosures and loudspeaker devices Active 29-Jun-2018 0000000000 0
US-20090276632-A1 Systems, methods, and media for providing secure content information Abandoned 30-Apr-2008 000000000000 0
AU-2007352351-A2 Methods, media, and devices for providing a package of assets Granted 26-Apr-2007 000000000
AU-2007352351-B2 Methods, media, and devices for providing a package of assets Ceased 26-Apr-2007 000000000 0
CA-2722459-A1 Methods, media, and devices for providing a package of assets Abandoned 26-Apr-2007 G06F17/00
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Warner Music Group Executive Team (58)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tony Harlow Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Warner Music UK
Stephen Cooper Member of the Finance Committee, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Max Lousada Chief Executive Officer, Recorded Music
Alfonso Perez-Soto President, Emerging Markets
Simon Robson President, International
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Warner Music Group Board Members (24)

Name Representing Role Since
0000 000000000 Warner Music Group Board Member, Member of the Compensation Committee & Member of the Finance Committee 000 0000
00000000 00000000 Warner Music Group Co-Chair & Chief Operating Officer, Warner Chappell Music 000 0000
0000 0000000 Self Board Member, Member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee & Member of the Compensation Committee 000 0000
000000 000000 Warner Music Group Board Member, Member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, Member of the Executive Committee & Chair of the Finance Committee 000 0000
000 0000 Self Co-Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Warner Chappell Music 000 0000
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Warner Music Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Warner Music Group Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Warner Music Group Investments & Acquisitions (91)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 000 21-Jun-2022 00000 0000 Entertainment Software 0000 0000
00000 0000 (0 13-Jun-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Financial Software
000000 18-Apr-2022 0000 00000 Application Software
000 00000 31-Mar-2022 00000 0000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Qanawat (Qanawat Music) 21-Mar-2022 Merger/Acquisition Movies, Music and Entertainment 0000000 0
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Warner Music Group Subsidiaries (17)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Endel Entertainment Software Berlin, Germany 2018
00000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Toronto, Canada 0000
0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Ramat Hasharon, Israel 0000
000 (000000, 00000 Entertainment Software New York, NY 0000
000000 00000 00000 Publishing Culver City, CA 0000
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Warner Music Group Exits (17)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000 06-Jan-2021 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 9 buyers
000 000000 05-Mar-2018 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 4 buyers
00 0000000 11-Oct-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
00000000 00000000 18-May-2015 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 000000 00000 00000
Incoming Media 04-Nov-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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