Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (NASDAQ:SWHC)

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FBI Has Over 2 Million Gun Background Checks in April

The FBI cleared 2,145,865 firearm checks in April, which puts it on a track to hit 20 million or more this year. No wonder major gunmaker Smith & Wesson Holding ...
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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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Top Analysts Upgrade and Downgrades: Apple, Express Scripts, Facebook, Gap, Intel, Schlumberger and More

Last week ended with a furious rally that pushed the indexes back into positive territory for 2016, after the sell-off that started the year had moved stocks into correction territory ...
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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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NRA Raises Dues for First Time in 20 Years

Members of the National Rifle Association (NRA) get a special dues discount deal until later Saturday. They can avoid the first increase in dues made by the organization in 20 years. ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bluebird Bio, Check Point, Comcast, Eli Lilly, Hyatt, Lockheed Martin, Rite Aid and Many More

Stocks were pounded lower yet again on Wednesday, but this time on fears of a North Korean hydrogen bomb test. The stock market is off to a rocky start in ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Agilent, CSC, Intel, Jabil, Kinder Morgan, Nasdaq, Square, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated lower again on Wednesday, making the expected gains in December more in question ahead of an expected rate hike. The one trend that has lasted for over ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CenturyLink, JetBlue, Level 3, Netflix, PulteGroup, United Tech, VMware, Whiting Petroleum and Many More

Stocks were handily lower on Tuesday after the Dow gained over 1,000 points from its lows in the prior week. Still, one trend that seems etched in stone is that ...
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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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Smith & Wesson Stumbles Over Guidance

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SWHC) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Thursday after the markets closed as $0.45 in earnings per share (EPS) on $181 million in revenue. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aduro Bio, Facebook, Lululemon, MGIC, Nokia, Schlumberger, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated up on Monday morning after Friday's sell-off. One trend that has been in place for over three years now is that investors have lined up and bought ...
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