NASDAQ:AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$10.85 -0.08 (-0.73 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.93
Today's Range$10.77 - $10.96
52-Week Range$8.32 - $21.49
Volume770,000 shs
Average Volume1.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$589.89 million
P/E Ratio23.46
Dividend YieldN/A
American Outdoor Brands logoAmerican Outdoor Brands Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells firearms worldwide. It operates in two segments, Firearms, and Outdoor Products & Accessories. The company offers handguns, long guns, handcuffs, sporting and hunting rifles, black powder firearms, and firearm-related products and accessories. It also provides reloading, gunsmithing, and gun cleaning supplies; cutting tools and accessories; flashlights, tree saws, and related trimming accessories; shooting supplies, rests, and other related accessories; apparel, vault accessories, and laser and laser sights; survival and emergency preparedness products; and field rests, knives, gun vises, hearing protection products, camping gears, and case tumblers. The company sells its products under the Smith & Wesson, M&P, Performance Center, Thompson/Center Arms, Caldwell, Wheeler, Tipton, Frankford Arsenal, Smith & Wesson, M&P, Thompson/Center, Lockdown, Hooyman, BOG-POD, Golden Rod, Non-Typical, Crimson Trace, Imperial, Schrade, Old Timer, UST, and KeyGear brands. In addition, the company sells parts of other brands; operates a private law enforcement training facility; offers tooling, forging, heat treating, finishing, plating, plastic injection molding, and engineering support services to third-party customers; and licenses trademarks to third parties. It serves gun enthusiasts, collectors, hunters, sportsmen, competitive shooters, individuals desiring home and personal protection, and military agencies; and law enforcement and security agencies and officers. It markets its products through dealers, retailers, in-store retail channels, and range operations; social and electronic media; in-store retail merchandising systems and strategies; and Websites and online retail stores. The company was formerly known as Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation and changed its name to American Outdoor Brands Corporation in January 2017. The company was founded in 1852 and is based in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Ordnance & accessories, except vehicles & guided missiles
Sub-IndustryLeisure Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43
Current Ratio2.69
Quick Ratio1.16


Trailing P/E Ratio23.46
Forward P/E Ratio20.09
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$606.85 million
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$1.4258 per share
Price / Cash7.61
Book Value$7.80 per share
Price / Book1.39


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.46
Net Income$20.12 million
Net Margins3.32%
Return on Equity6.27%
Return on Assets3.27%


Outstanding Shares54,370,000
Market Cap$589.89

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American Outdoor Brands (NASDAQ:AOBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Outdoor Brands' stock symbol?

American Outdoor Brands trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AOBC."

How were American Outdoor Brands' earnings last quarter?

American Outdoor Brands Corp (NASDAQ:AOBC) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 20th. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.13. The business had revenue of $172 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $166.83 million. American Outdoor Brands had a return on equity of 6.27% and a net margin of 3.32%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 25.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.57 EPS. View American Outdoor Brands' Earnings History.

When is American Outdoor Brands' next earnings date?

American Outdoor Brands is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for American Outdoor Brands.

What guidance has American Outdoor Brands issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Outdoor Brands issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.40-0.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.63. The company issued revenue guidance of $570-600 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $618.25 million.American Outdoor Brands also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.10-0.14 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AOBC?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for American Outdoor Brands' shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate American Outdoor Brands' stock price to reach $16.7857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 54.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for American Outdoor Brands.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Outdoor Brands?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Outdoor Brands in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about American Outdoor Brands stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about American Outdoor Brands stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "American Outdoor Brands Corporation is a manufacturer and seller of firearms and accessory products for the shooting, hunting and outdoor enthusiast. The company's product comprises pistols, revolvers, rifles, guns, handcuffs and firearm-related products and accessories. It sells its products under the brand name Smith & Wesson, M&P, Thompson/Centre and Performance Centre. American Outdoor Brands Corporation, formerly known as Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation, is based in Springfield, Massachusetts. " (6/25/2018)
  • 2. Wedbush analysts commented, "far from satisfied" with their existing gun purchases, Hardiman commented in his upgrade note. In fact, gun owners anticipate an "even higher level" of gun purchases over the next year compared to the last year."While our upgrade may ultimately be seen as "early" given how much work is left to be done in the channel, there are a number of unpredictable catalysts that could accelerate this recovery, and we believe that AOBC's valuation is approaching the low-end of its likely range," Hardiman wrote.Meanwhile, the Republican-dominated government and Trump presidency "poses no threat" to the gun industry as opposed to prior months when gun owners bought guns out of urgency, the analyst continued (see his track record here). Naturally, this created a slowdown in gun sales, but now avid gun owners are expected to return to the market, which will create "support levels for industry-wide firearm purchases and gun stocks." (9/25/2017)

Are investors shorting American Outdoor Brands?

American Outdoor Brands saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 2,674,318 shares, a decline of 33.0% from the June 15th total of 3,992,670 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,087,979 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.3 days. Currently, 5.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View American Outdoor Brands' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of American Outdoor Brands' key competitors?

Who are American Outdoor Brands' key executives?

American Outdoor Brands' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. P. James Debney, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Buchanan, Exec. VP, CFO, Chief Admin. Officer & Treasurer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Robert J. Cicero, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Mark Peter Smith, Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management (Age 42)
  • Ms. Deana L. McPherson, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 48)

Has American Outdoor Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AOBC stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. American Outdoor Brands earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 46.32 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are American Outdoor Brands' major shareholders?

American Outdoor Brands' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.04%) and Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own American Outdoor Brands stock include Isabell Marie Wadecki, Jeffrey D Buchanan, John B Furman, Michael F Golden, Mitchell A Saltz, P James Debney, Robert H Brust and Robert L Scott. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Outdoor Brands.

Which institutional investors are selling American Outdoor Brands stock?

AOBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have sold American Outdoor Brands company stock in the last year include Robert H Brust and Robert L Scott. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Outdoor Brands.

Which institutional investors are buying American Outdoor Brands stock?

AOBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought American Outdoor Brands stock in the last two years include Jeffrey D Buchanan and P James Debney. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Outdoor Brands.

How do I buy shares of American Outdoor Brands?

Shares of AOBC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is American Outdoor Brands' stock price today?

One share of AOBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.85.

How big of a company is American Outdoor Brands?

American Outdoor Brands has a market capitalization of $589.89 million and generates $606.85 million in revenue each year. The company earns $20.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.46 on an earnings per share basis. American Outdoor Brands employs 2,006 workers across the globe.

How can I contact American Outdoor Brands?

American Outdoor Brands' mailing address is 2100 ROOSEVELT AVENUE, SPRINGFIELD MA, 01104. The company can be reached via phone at 800-331-0852 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for American Outdoor Brands (NASDAQ AOBC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  439 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  447 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  886
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Outdoor Brands and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AOBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AOBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by Staff

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