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

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$55.97 -0.40 (-0.71 %)
(As of 01/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$55.97
Today's Range$55.86 - $57.3590
52-Week Range$43.00 - $70.00
Volume119,911 shs
Average Volume151,541 shs
Market Capitalization$977.12 million
P/E Ratio19.43
Dividend Yield1.50%
Sturm, 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

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$522.26 million
Cash Flow$4.9269 per share
Book Value$13.20 per share


Net Income$52.14 million


Market Cap$977.12 million

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, October 31st. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. View Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's Dividend History.

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

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

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

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.40. The business earned $114.95 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $129.80 million. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc had a net margin of 9.95% and a return on equity of 19.95%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.53 EPS. 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 Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc.

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

News coverage about RGR stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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 60)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Dineen, Sr. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Sullivan, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 58)
  • Mr. Shawn Christopher Leska, VP of Sales (Age 47)
  • Ms. Sarah F. Colbert, VP of Admin.

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

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%). Company insiders that own Sturm Ruger & Company Inc stock include Amir Rosenthal, Kevin B Sr Reid Sr, Mark Lang, 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 Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Sturm Ruger & Company Inc company stock in the last year include Amir Rosenthal, Kevin B Sr Reid Sr, Shawn Christopher Leska and Thomas Patrick Sullivan. 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 $55.97.

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

Sturm Ruger & Company Inc has a market capitalization of $977.12 million 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.

What is Sturm Ruger & Company Inc's official website?

The official website for Sturm Ruger & Company Inc is http://www.ruger.com.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  230 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  236 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
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 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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