Sturm, Ruger & Company Inc. (RGR) - NYSE
  • Mon, Jul. 11, 11:01 AM
    • TASER International (NASDAQ:TASR) is up another 4.50% on extremely high volume, while Digital Ally (NASDAQ:DGLY) has retreated 7.8%.
    • Both gun manufacturer stocks are in positive territory on the day.
    • Wall Street firms are quiet on the development as they stick with their pattern of holding back analysis on the short-term impact on Smith & Wesson (SWHC +1.4%) and Sturm Ruger (RGR +2.6%) of major shooting incidents to keep the focus on the long-term.
    | Mon, Jul. 11, 11:01 AM | 7 Comments
  • Fri, Jul. 8, 8:26 AM
    • Gun stocks Smith & Wesson (NASDAQ:SWHC) and Sturm Ruger (NYSE:RGR) are higher in an apparent reaction to the impact of the killing of five police officers in Dallas, Texas last night during a protest rally.
    • Dallas police chief David Brown stated that multiple people armed with rifles were believed to have carried out the attacks.
    • SWHC +4.45% premarket to $29.55 and RGR +2.29% to $66.00.
    | Fri, Jul. 8, 8:26 AM | 16 Comments
  • Tue, Jun. 14, 11:48 AM
    • Smith & Wesson (SWHC -6.3%) and Sturm Ruger (RGR -4.2%) are both sharply lower today as the volatile trading on the two guns stocks continues.
    • Investment firms have stayed away from issuing any ratings revisions since the mass shooting in Orlando. Many gun shop owners interviewed by the media have reported increased demand over the last few days.
    • Previously: Firearm makers' shares extend gains (June 14)
    | Tue, Jun. 14, 11:48 AM | 28 Comments
  • Tue, Jun. 14, 8:17 AM
    • Gun stocks got a big boost yesterday in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando.
    • Smith & Wesson ended the day almost 7% higher, while Sturm Ruger closed the trading session up 8.6%.
    • The two stocks are now looking to head higher: SWHC +2.7%; RGR +1% premarket.
    | Tue, Jun. 14, 8:17 AM | 11 Comments
  • Mon, Jun. 13, 9:19 AM
    | Mon, Jun. 13, 9:19 AM | 1 Comment
  • Mon, May 2, 5:07 PM
    • Sturm, Ruger (NYSE:RGR): Q1 EPS of $1.21 beats by $0.25.
    • Revenue of $173.1M (+26.4% Y/Y) beats by $25.7M.
    • Shares +3.6% AH.
    • Press Release
    | Mon, May 2, 5:07 PM | 1 Comment
  • Mon, Mar. 28, 5:43 PM
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  • Tue, Jan. 5, 11:12 AM
    • Smith & Wesson (NASDAQ:SWHC) is up 12% on a huge volume spike to reach a post-IPO high.
    • The company lifted guidance last night and the gun debate has been raging this week with President Obama poised to take some executive action refinements to gun control regulations.
    • SWHC reached a high of $26.64.
    • Sturn Ruger (NYSE:RGR) is also ripping, up 7.1% to a 52-week high off the same enthusiasm that short-term gun and ammo demand could pick up.
    • Vista Outdoor (VSTO +4.9%) and Cabela's (CAB +1%) are also catching bids off the gun control focus, while rallies in Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS +1.3%), Hibbett Sports (HIBB +1.3%), and Sportsman's Warehouse (SPWH +2.6%) look more speculative based off the actual impact of gun sales on total revenue.
    • Previously: Obama set to roll out gun control actions today (Jan. 05 2016)
    • Previously: Smith & Wesson hikes guidance; shares +3.7% (Jan. 04 2016)
    | Tue, Jan. 5, 11:12 AM | 5 Comments
  • Mon, Jan. 4, 10:31 AM
    • Smith & Wesson (SWHC +6.1%) and Sturm Ruger (RGR +4%) are soaring in early trade with President Obama expected to take executive actions on gun control this week.
    • Separately, Texas on Saturday became the 45th state to allow open carry of firearms thanks to a new law that took effect.
    | Mon, Jan. 4, 10:31 AM
  • Dec. 14, 2015, 1:04 PM
    • Smith & Wesson (SWHC +1%) set a new all-time high of $23.95 today as investors continue to pile into the stock.
    • The rally coincides with gun control groups renewing their calls for legislation today on the three-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook school shooting.
    • Congress has been hesitant to enact any new gun laws, including a recent proposal to ban firearms to people on government lists suspected of having ties to terrorism. Most analysts think the status quo will hold until at least the next round of elections.
    • Sturm Ruger (RGR +1.3%) is also higher on the day, but is short of its 52-week high.
    | Dec. 14, 2015, 1:04 PM | 9 Comments
  • Dec. 7, 2015, 11:10 AM
    • Smith & Wesson (SWHC +5.8%) and Sturm Ruger (RGR +5.5%) are soaring following President Obama's Oval Office address on Sunday.
    • In the speech, Obama called for new firearm control measures, but didn't suggest any new military initiatives.
    • Smith & Wesson reports FQ2 results after the market close tomorrow.
    • Previously: Gun stocks on watch with Oval Office address (Dec. 06 2015)
    | Dec. 7, 2015, 11:10 AM | 5 Comments
  • May 4, 2015, 5:16 PM
    • Sturm Ruger (NYSE:RGR) says it benefited in Q1 from a lighter promotional atmosphere in the industry.
    • Firearm sales fell 19.9% to $135.6M during the quarter.
    • New products accounted for 17% of total sales.
    • Previously: Sturm, Ruger beats by $0.16, beats on revenue
    • RGR +2.0% after hours.
    | May 4, 2015, 5:16 PM
  • May 4, 2015, 5:08 PM
    • Sturm, Ruger (NYSE:RGR): Q1 EPS of $0.81 beats by $0.16.
    • Revenue of $137M (-19.4% Y/Y) beats by $19.53M.
    • Shares +2.41% AH.
    | May 4, 2015, 5:08 PM
  • Mar. 12, 2015, 10:52 AM
    • A police shooting last night in Ferguson, Missouri appears to have prompted some buying in weapon stocks.
    • TASER International (NASDAQ:TASR) is up 3.7%, while Smith & Wesson (SWHC +2.4%) and Sturg, Ruger (RGR +2.5%) are also well-ahead of market averages.
    | Mar. 12, 2015, 10:52 AM | 3 Comments
  • Feb. 25, 2015, 5:07 PM
    • Sturm, Ruger (NYSE:RGR): Q4 EPS of $0.53 beats by $0.13.
    • Revenue of $122.6M (-32.6% Y/Y) beats by $20.71M.
    • Shares +2.15% AH.
    | Feb. 25, 2015, 5:07 PM
  • Oct. 29, 2014, 5:20 PM
    • Sturm Ruger (NYSE:RGR) reports a sharp drop in sales in Q3 as retailers cut back on orders so they could clear inventory.
    • The company notes it didn't participate in the aggressive pricing of rivals which also contributed to lower revenue.
    • Operating expenses -24.1% to $13.778M in Q3.
    • RGR -7.7% AH.
    | Oct. 29, 2014, 5:20 PM
Company Description
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. engages in the designing, manufacturing and selling of firearms. It offers its products under Ruger name in three product categories, including rifles, pistols and revolvers. The company operates through the following business segments: Firearms and Investment castings.... More
Industry: Sporting Goods
Country: United States