Smith & Wesson Expands Buyback Plans by $15 Million

The board of directors of Smith & Wesson Holding (NASDAQ: SWHC  ) today announced an expansion of its common stock repurchase program. The board has authorized the purchase of an additional $15 million of Smith & Wesson common stock, to be purchased between now and June 30, 2013.

Today's press release follows the Dec. 6 announcement by Smith & Wesson of its intention to repurchase $20 million of common stock. The initial $20 million repurchase program has been completed. The additional $15 million stock repurchase program will be funded by Smith & Wesson's available cash and working capital.

The timing and amount of its common stock purchases will be determined by price, market conditions, and trading volume, among other factors.


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