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  • Prev Rank
    78
  • Location
    Southport, Conn.
  • Industry
    Miscellaneous (Gun Manufacturer)
  • Sector
    Industrial
  • F1000 Rank-
  • G500 Rank-
  • Current Streak
    2

One of the rare examples where National Instant Criminal Background Checks are used as a proxy for retail demand (and they were up 7% and 28% in 2013 and 2012, respectively), sales of Ruger’s rifles, pistols and revolvers have more than doubled in the past two years to $678.6 million. The company, which sells 97% of its weapons in the U.S., attributes its recent success to a number of factors including the introduction of “innovative and exciting products,” “new shooters joining the ranks of gun owners,” “the current political environment that favorably impacted the entire firearms industry” and increased manufacturing capacity. —N.S.

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Company Information

Location
Southport, Conn.
Industry
Miscellaneous (Gun Manufacturer)
Sector
Industrial
Current Streak
2

Revenue, Net Income

Revenue Past Four Quarters
702
Net Income Past Four Quarters111.9

Growth Rates & Ranks

EPS Growth Rank42
EPS 3 yr Annual Growth Rate Pct61
Revenue Growth Rank24
Rev 3 yr Annual Growth Rate42
Total Return 3 yr Annual Rate48
Total Return Rank
24
Beat S&P 3 yr Annual Growth Rate?
yes
P/E current fiscal year profits (est.)
12.7