gun control

American Outdoor Brands, parent of Smith & Wesson, has felt the slowdown of the gun business for much of 2017.
Jon C. Ogg
A new report by Rand Europe on the availability of firearms on the dark web notes especially the availability and low cost of 3D-printable guns.
Paul Ausick
FBI background checks for new gun owners have dropped sharply so far in 2017, and the share prices of gun makers are also down handily in the past few weeks.
Paul Ausick
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 a serious curb on...
Jon C. Ogg
The recent stock price pullbacks in the gun stocks have caught some analysts and investors by surprise. Frankly, it shouldn't have been a shock at all.
Jon C. Ogg
Gunmaker Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SWHC) has taken a sharp hit Wednesday following the election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. President. The company’s share price has more...
Paul Ausick
Five states will vote next week on making recreational use legal in the state, and four states will be deciding on medical marijuana use.
Paul Ausick
Any business school professor would say that a cut in the price of membership by an organization is a sign of weakness, or an attempt to build a customer base by using discounts to drive traffic. The...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The tragic killing of 50 people at an Orlando, Florida, nightclub is having a predictable effect Monday on the stocks of gunmakers.
Paul Ausick
The FBI cleared more than 2 million firearm checks in April, which puts it on a track to hit 20 million or more this year.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The NRA has made an offer it hopes its members, or people who might become members, will find irresistible.
Douglas A. McIntyre
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.
Paul Ausick
A company named Ideal Conceal is preparing to release its first product: a double-barreled, two-shot .380 caliber pistol that folds up to resemble a smartphone.
Paul Ausick
A petition to carry firearms at the Republican National Convention has reached 32,000 signatures. The petition's page shows the number needed to reach 35,000.
Douglas A. McIntyre
As gun sales surge in the wake of mass killings, one group of entrepreneurs means to means to take advantage of it.
Douglas A. McIntyre