The firearms company's shares are up roughly 7.5% year to date.
News & Analysis: Sturm, Ruger & Company
While demand has picked up, heavy promotional activity in the industry remains a headwind.
RGR earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2019.
The industry is looking healthier than it has in several years, but that doesn't mean the gunmaker's earnings will reflect it.
The coast is clear -- no one on Wall Street is even looking at these stocks.
But the market probably will penalize the company anyway because of the big drop in gun sales and profits.
RGR earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2019.
The gunmaker still faces many of the same market conditions it confronted last time out.
But it may mean more trouble for Sturm, Ruger and Smith & Wesson.
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