NASDAQ:AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$13.19 -0.02 (-0.15 %)
(As of 11/21/2018 08:33 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.21
Today's Range$13.00 - $13.45
52-Week Range$8.32 - $15.95
Volume656,748 shs
Average Volume974,904 shs
Market Capitalization$718.48 million
P/E Ratio28.67
Dividend YieldN/A
American Outdoor Brands Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells firearms worldwide. The company's Firearms segment offers handguns, long guns, handcuffs, suppressors, and other firearm-related products under the Smith & Wesson, M&P, Performance Center, Gemtech, and Thompson/Center Arms brands. It also sells parts purchased through third parties; operates a private law enforcement training facility; and provides manufacturing services to other businesses under the Smith & Wesson and Smith & Wesson Precision Components brands. This segment sells its products to gun enthusiasts, collectors, hunters, sportsmen, competitive shooters, individuals desiring home and personal protection, law enforcement and security agencies and officers, and military agencies. The company's Outdoor Products & Accessories segment offers reloading, gunsmithing, and gun cleaning supplies; stainless steel cutting tools and accessories; flashlights, tree saws, and related trimming accessories; shooting supplies, rests, and other related accessories; apparel; vault accessories; laser grips and laser sights; and a range of products for survival and emergency preparedness, as well as field rests, knives, gun vises, hearing protection products, camping and survival gears, and case tumblers. It provides its products under the 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, Bubba Blade, UST, and KeyGear brands. The company 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AOBC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.44
Current Ratio2.60
Quick Ratio0.82


Trailing P/E Ratio28.67
Forward P/E Ratio19.69
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$606.85 million
Price / Sales1.18
Cash Flow$1.4229 per share
Price / Cash9.27
Book Value$7.80 per share
Price / Book1.69


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.46
Net Income$20.12 million
Net Margins4.85%
Return on Equity8.67%
Return on Assets4.71%


Outstanding Shares54,390,000
Market Cap$718.48 million

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 earnings results on Thursday, August, 30th. The company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.09. The business earned $138.83 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $138 million. American Outdoor Brands had a net margin of 4.85% and a return on equity of 8.67%. 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, December 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for American Outdoor Brands.

How can I listen to American Outdoor Brands' earnings call?

American Outdoor Brands will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, December 6th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8443096568.

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

American Outdoor Brands updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.62-0.66 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.49. The company issued revenue guidance of $620-630 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $595.88 million.American Outdoor Brands also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.11-0.15 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AOBC?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for American Outdoor Brands' stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect American Outdoor Brands' share price to reach $14.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Outdoor Brands.

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

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Outdoor Brands in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Outdoor Brands.

Has American Outdoor Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AOBC stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Outdoor Brands earned a daily sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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)
  • Mr. Brian Daniel Murphy, Pres of Outdoor Products & Accessories Division

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 BlackRock Inc. (12.04%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.53%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.28%), Deutsche Bank AG (1.29%), Morgan Stanley (0.69%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.68%). Company insiders that own American Outdoor Brands stock include Jeffrey D Buchanan, John B Furman, 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 Credit Suisse AG, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., Trexquant Investment LP, Paloma Partners Management Co, Ibex Investors LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Laurion Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have sold American Outdoor Brands company stock in the last year include John B Furman, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Engineers Gate Manager LP and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. Company insiders that have bought American Outdoor Brands stock in the last two years include Jeffrey D Buchanan, P James Debney and Robert H Brust. 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 $13.19.

How big of a company is American Outdoor Brands?

American Outdoor Brands has a market capitalization of $718.48 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.

What is American Outdoor Brands' official website?

The official website for American Outdoor Brands is

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:  470 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  487 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  957
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 11/21/2018 by Staff

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