Sturm, Ruger & Company Company Profile (NYSE:RGR)

About Sturm, Ruger & Company

Sturm, Ruger & Company logoSturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. and subsidiary, is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of firearms to domestic customers. The Company operates through two segments: firearms and castings. The firearms segment manufactures and sells rifles, pistols and revolvers to a range of federally licensed, independent wholesale distributors located in the United States. The castings segment manufactures and sells steel investment castings, and metal injection molding parts. Its castings segment provides castings and MIM parts for the Company's firearms segment. In addition, the castings segment produces some products for various customers in a range of industries. It offers products in three industry product categories: rifles, pistols and revolvers. Its firearms are sold through independent wholesale distributors to the commercial sporting market. It manufactures and sells investment castings made from steel alloys and metal injection molding parts for internal use in the firearms segment.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Leisure Products
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: RGR
  • CUSIP: 86415910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $50.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.06
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $55.71
  • 52-Week Range: $47.15 - $78.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.30
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $951.40M
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,971,000
  • Beta: 0.57
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 12.79%
  • Return on Equity: 33.89%
  • Return on Assets: 24.89%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 2.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.20%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $56.50 (12.66% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Forward ViewDowngradeHold -> Sell$45.00View Rating Details
6/6/2016BB&T Co.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/25/2016Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$61.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
8/4/2015KeyCorpReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
3/5/2015CRT CapitalUpgradeFair Value -> Buy$54.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
2/22/2017Q416$0.91$1.10$152.40 million$161.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.96$1.21$147.40 million$173.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.75$0.88$137.07 million$152.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.70$0.62$121.97 million$120.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.78$0.91$128.54 million$140.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.65$0.81$117.47 million$137.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.40$0.53$101.89 million$122.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.99$0.34$149.10 million$98.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$1.23$1.12$168.73 million$153.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$1.12$1.22$157.89 million$169.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$1.38$1.33$179.15 million$188.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$1.21$1.44$154.34 million$170.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$1.18$1.63$154.70 million$179.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$1.01$1.20$131.65 million$155.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.82$1.00$124.00 million$141.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012Q312$0.80$0.88$112.10 million$118.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.80$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.68$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.47$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.40$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.42$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.28$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.46 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.77 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.94$0.97$0.96
Q2 20161$1.15$1.15$1.15
Q3 20161$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20162$0.71$0.91$0.81
Q1 20171$0.88$0.88$0.88
Q2 20171$0.93$0.93$0.93
Q4 20171$0.85$0.85$0.85
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:3.27%
Dividend Growth:-6.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:37.79% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.77% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
43.50% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/22/2017quarterly$0.443.51%3/15/20173/17/20173/31/2017
11/1/2016quarterly$0.412.65%11/16/201611/18/201611/25/2016
8/2/2016quarterly$0.492.96%8/10/20168/12/20168/26/2016
5/2/2016quarterly$0.482.8%5/11/20165/13/20165/27/2016
2/24/2016quarterly$0.352.02%3/9/20163/11/20163/25/2016
11/4/2015quarterly$0.252.04%11/12/201511/16/201511/30/2015
7/28/2015quarterly$0.362.47%8/12/20158/14/20158/28/2015
5/4/2015quarterly$0.322.34%5/13/20155/15/20155/29/2015
2/25/2015quarterly$0.171.29%3/11/20153/13/20153/27/2015
10/29/2014quarterly$0.141.32%11/7/201411/12/201411/26/2014
7/29/2014quarterly$0.453.48%8/13/20148/15/20148/29/2014
5/5/2014quarterly$0.493.07%5/14/20145/16/20145/30/2014
2/25/2014quarterly$0.543.43%3/12/20143/14/20143/28/2014
11/5/2013quarterly$0.583.16%11/13/201311/15/201311/29/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.654.93%8/14/20138/16/20138/30/2013
4/29/2013quarterly$0.493.82%5/8/20135/10/20135/24/2013
2/27/2013quarterly$0.402.96%3/6/20133/8/20133/22/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.77%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/9/2016Thomas Patrick SullivanVPSell5,000$52.00$260,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Phillip WidmanDirectorSell4,049$65.29$264,359.21View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Thomas Patrick SullivanVPSell5,000$64.94$324,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2016Thomas Patrick SullivanVPSell5,000$55.57$277,850.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Kevin B Sr Reid SrVPSell6,000$68.79$412,740.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2016Steven M MaynardVPSell2,635$65.52$172,645.20View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Steven M MaynardVPSell1,963$60.00$117,780.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Thomas Patrick SullivanVPSell8,204$53.79$441,293.16View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015C Michael JacobiDirectorSell2,124$55.27$117,393.48View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Thomas Patrick SullivanVPSell2,000$49.30$98,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Steven MaynardVPSell9,465$63.09$597,146.85View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Thomas Anthony DineenCFOSell4,200$75.30$316,260.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Thomas Anthony DineenCFOSell5,800$73.64$427,112.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014Kevin Sr Reid, Sr.VPSell5,000$78.10$390,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Michael FiferCEOSell14,597$79.05$1,153,892.85View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Christopher John KilloyVPSell5,000$76.73$383,650.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Michael FiferCEOSell19,300$77.14$1,488,802.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Michael FiferCEOSell37,000$74.61$2,760,570.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Kevin Sr Reid, Sr.VPSell1,608$74.45$119,715.60View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Leslie Martin GasperInsiderSell2,455$73.46$180,344.30View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Steven MaynardVPSell4,129$72.31$298,567.99View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Michael FiferCEOSell10,001$60.00$600,060.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Michael FiferCEOSell14,999$59.84$897,540.16View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Thomas Anthony DineenCFOSell5,000$60.00$300,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Thomas Patrick SullivanVPSell9,532$53.08$505,958.56View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Thomas Anthony DineenCFOSell9,300$55.22$513,546.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Mark LangVPSell70,000$50.54$3,537,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Christopher John KilloyVPSell6,982$52.15$364,111.30View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Michael O FiferCEOSell1,500$59.79$89,685.00View SEC Filing  
11/27/2012Christopher John KilloyVPSell2,000$56.25$112,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Michael O FiferCEOSell21,000$54.90$1,152,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Sturm, Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR)
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biz.yahoo.com logoSTURM RUGER & CO INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:RGR)
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finance.yahoo.com logoSturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. Reports 2016 Diluted Earnings of $4.59 Per Share and Declares Dividend of 44¢ Per Share (NYSE:RGR)
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What is Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock symbol?

Sturm, Ruger & Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RGR."

How often does Sturm, Ruger & Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sturm, Ruger & Company?

Sturm, Ruger & Company declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 15th. This is a boost from Sturm, Ruger & Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41.

Where is Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock going? Where will Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $68.00. On average, they expect Sturm, Ruger & Company's share price to reach $56.50 in the next year.

When will Sturm, Ruger & Company announce their earnings?

Sturm, Ruger & Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Sturm, Ruger & Company stock?

Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.51%), State Street Corp (2.07%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.44%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.27%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.22%) and Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.14%). Company insiders that own Sturm, Ruger & Company stock include C Michael Jacobi, Kevin B Sr Reid Sr, Phillip Widman, Steven M Maynard and Thomas Patrick Sullivan.

Who sold Sturm, Ruger & Company stock? Who is selling Sturm, Ruger & Company stock?

Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Ramsey Quantitative Systems, USA Mutuals Advisors Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System and Freestone Capital Holdings LLC. Company insiders that have sold Sturm, Ruger & Company stock in the last year include Kevin B Sr Reid Sr, Phillip Widman and Thomas Patrick Sullivan.

Who bought Sturm, Ruger & Company stock? Who is buying Sturm, Ruger & Company stock?

Sturm, Ruger & Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Capco Asset Management LLC, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, WP Advisors LLC, Sapphire Star Partners LP and Russell Investments Group Ltd..

How do I buy Sturm, Ruger & Company stock?

Shares of Sturm, Ruger & Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Sturm, Ruger & Company stock cost?

One share of Sturm, Ruger & Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.15.

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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff