Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

United States

22 June 2009

Associated Press

NEW YORK — Shares of the nation's major firearms makers fell Monday on analyst concerns that the postelection surge in hand gun sales may be coming to an end. Both Sturm Ruger & Co. Inc. and Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. declined following an article in the business publication Barron's, which suggested that the companies could see slowing consumer demand for their firearms. The news dragged stocks lower, but it wasn't completely unexpected, said Cai von Rumohr, an... (

Read More: Associated Press