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As Background Gun Checks Tumble, Gun Stocks Plunge 10% Since Mid-June

According to the latest report from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), FBI background checks for potential new gun owners are down nearly 9% year over year for ...
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Vista Outdoor Only Highlights Continued Gun Stock Woes, Value Investor Dilemma

During the most recent years, stocks tied to guns and ammunition rallied sharply after serious incidents involving guns. One of the driving forces was gun control fear of a ban or ...
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What the Drop in Gun Stocks Means for Gun Demand Under Trump Over Clinton

For years there has been a driving force behind the gun trade, more than fears of terrorism and mass shootings. That force has been the fear of much more restricted ...
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With Terror Attacks and Violence on the Rise, Guns Stocks on the Rebound

Data collected by IHS Jane's Terrorism and Insurgency Centre (JTIC) showed that non-state armed groups carried out more attacks in October 2016 than any other month in the past year. ...
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Gun Stocks Trading Up After Orlando Terrorist Attack

The tragic killing of 50 people at an Orlando, Florida, nightclub is having a predictable effect Monday on the stocks of gun makers. Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SWHC) ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ciena, Delphi, Harley-Davidson, Regions Financial, Wal-Mart, Weatherford and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Monday ahead of Janet Yellen's speech, which will be her last real public appearance prior to the coming Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) ...
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US Gun Sales Still Soaring

Sometime in 2009, the number of guns in the United States for the first time exceeded the country's population. The gap has been widening ever since. In early April, the ...
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Gun Background Checks Soar 36% in Q1

U.S. background checks for citizens wishing to purchase a firearm have soared to nearly 7.7 million in the first three months of 2016, a year-over-year increase of 36% compared with ...
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Guns Everywhere Petition Highlights Rosy Manufacturer Outlook

Last week, a petition appeared on Change.org collecting signatures for the advocating of open carry gun rules at the GOP Republican National Convention in Ohio in July. Though it was ...
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Which Stocks to Buy and Which to Sell If Donald Trump Wins the White House

As implausible as it seemed last year and as surreal as it is now, Donald Trump is the only presidential front-runner in the race not under the simmering threat of ...
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Which Stocks Could Rise on Trump Presidency?

Whether Donald Trump can actually take the White House is a question for something of an alternate reality, one in which few ever thought they would actually live. With his ...
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Which Companies Get Hit When Gun Sales Rise?

The Sandy Hook effect is a well-known phenomenon in the firearm and personal defense space. It describes the boost in sales of guns in the wake of a shooting incident, ...
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Gun Trade Stocks Versus the New Clinton Gun Control Plans

With another fresh tragedy involving guns and multiple murders, and with it getting thick into election season, the debate about gun control versus gun rights is back front and center. ...
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The Gun Trade Gets Reloaded With Smith & Wesson Guidance

When industry leaders increase guidance, it usually has a ripple effect for its peers. The “gun trade” in equities is currently experiencing a halo effect after Smith & Wesson Holding ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

November 3, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 76 equities making new 52-week lows today. American Realty Capital Properties Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCP) dropped nearly 17% today to post a new ...
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