NYSE:RGR - Sturm Ruger & Company Inc Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$59.55 +0.60 (+1.02 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 03:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$59.25
Today's Range$59.20 - $60.00
52-Week Range$43.00 - $64.55
Volume2,895 shs
Average Volume191,932 shs
Market Capitalization$1.04 billion
P/E Ratio20.76
Dividend Yield2.28%
Sturm Ruger & Company Inc logoSturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells firearms under the Ruger name and trademark in the United States. It operates in two segments, Firearms and Castings. The company offers single-shot, autoloading, bolt-action, and sporting rifles; rimfire and centerfire autoloading pistols; single-action and double-action revolvers; and firearms accessories and replacement parts. It also manufactures and sells steel investment castings and metal injection molding (MIM) parts. The company sells its firearm products through independent wholesale distributors principally to the commercial sporting market; and castings and MIM parts directly or through manufacturers' representatives. The company also exports its firearm products through a network of commercial distributors and directly to foreign customers comprising primarily of law enforcement agencies and foreign governments. Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Southport, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Ordnance & accessories, except vehicles & guided missiles
Sub-IndustryLeisure Products
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio3.34
Quick Ratio2.96


Trailing P/E Ratio20.76
Forward P/E Ratio16.54
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$522.26 million
Price / Sales1.99
Cash Flow$4.9134 per share
Price / Cash12.12
Book Value$13.20 per share
Price / Book4.51


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.88
Net Income$52.14 million
Net Margins10.19%
Return on Equity20.69%
Return on Assets16.52%


Outstanding Shares17,460,000
Market Cap$1.04 billion

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock symbol?

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

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

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 16th. This is an increase from Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. View Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's Dividend History.

How will Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock buyback program work?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 9.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's earnings last quarter?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.03. The company earned $128.41 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $133.20 million. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc had a net margin of 10.19% and a return on equity of 20.69%. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's revenue was down 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.57 earnings per share. View Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's Earnings History.

When is Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's next earnings date?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

What price target have analysts set for RGR?

1 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $67.00. On average, they expect Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock price to reach $67.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

Who are some of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's key competitors?

Who are Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's key executives?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher J. Killoy, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Dineen, Sr. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Sullivan, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 57)
  • Mr. Shawn Christopher Leska, VP of Sales (Age 46)
  • Ms. Sarah F. Colbert, VP of Admin.

Has Sturm Ruger & Company Inc been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about RGR stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 41.07 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

Who are Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's major shareholders?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (18.23%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.66%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.51%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.52%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.49%) and Tributary Capital Management LLC (1.12%). Company insiders that own Sturm Ruger & Company Inc stock include Amir Rosenthal, Kevin B Sr Reid Sr, Mark Lang, Phillip Widman, Ronald C Whitaker, Sandra S Froman, Shawn Christopher Leska and Thomas Patrick Sullivan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

Which institutional investors are selling Sturm Ruger & Company Inc stock?

RGR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Teachers Retirement System, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Fort L.P., Raymond James & Associates, US Bancorp DE, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and KBC Group NV. Company insiders that have sold Sturm Ruger & Company Inc company stock in the last year include Amir Rosenthal, Kevin B Sr Reid Sr and Shawn Christopher Leska. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

Which institutional investors are buying Sturm Ruger & Company Inc stock?

RGR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Tributary Capital Management LLC and Stevens Capital Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

How do I buy shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc?

Shares of RGR 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 Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock price today?

One share of RGR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.55.

How big of a company is Sturm Ruger & Company Inc?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc has a market capitalization of $1.04 billion and generates $522.26 million in revenue each year. The company earns $52.14 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.88 on an earnings per share basis. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc employs 1,750 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Sturm Ruger & Company Inc?

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's mailing address is Lacey Place, Southport CT, 06890. The company can be reached via phone at 203-259-7843.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE RGR)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  191 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  209 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  400
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sturm Ruger & Company Inc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RGR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RGR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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