Ruger’s Military Standards

Check out this ad from Ruger. Has Ruger won any military contracts recently? I searched and found this from 2004 Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR), the nation’s largest firearms manufacturer, is proud to announce that it has been awarded a contract for 5,000 9mm pistols by the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, […]

Gun Sales and Background Checks Decrease.

Some interesting facts from an article in BusinessWeek. In August, for instance, the FBI processed 1.4 million inquiries into potential gun buyers, down 7 percent from August 2012. … This morning Ruger posted a 45 percent increase in quarterly sales and said demand remains high. In early September, Smith & Wesson similarly shot the lights […]