Articles Tagged 'gun sales'
Gun sales in post-election lull, but ‘not all gloom and doom’: Ruger
Sturm Ruger (RGR) recorded a decline in gun sales during the second quarter, saying demand has cooled off after an election-year surge.
In a conference…
Gun Sales Fluctuate Across the Country
Since President Trump took office, the number of firearms sales and NICS background checks have been on the decline and the rise across the country.…
Boom: Record 27 million guns bought in 2016
Driven by terror threats and a potential Hillary Clinton administration, sales of guns in America soared to record levels in 2016, according to the FBI.…
Trump’s pro-Second Amendment platform could end gun sales boom
President-elect Donald Trump is expected to push to relax gun laws when he takes office, but significant changes in the firearms industry began as soon…
Gun sales hit 17th straight monthly record, up 27 percent
Gun sales hit the 17th consecutive monthly record in September according to FBI data released on Monday, and overall sales are up 27 percent compared…
Gun salesman-in-chief: 52,600 a day under Obama, more seen under Hillary
Gun sales are on a pace to break last year’s record of more than 23 million, a boon to the U.S. industry and gun stores…
Black Friday gives gun sales a big bounce: FBI
Vendors across the country saw a huge spike in sales on Black Friday, including gun sales, the FBI said.
FBI officials are concerned over the background checks yet to be completed for the sales. There are over 144,000 background checks that need to be processed after the Friday sales, but a lot of them aren’t completed and so won’t be…
Gun sales hit new record, ammo boom to follow
Gun records checks, fueled by a post-Newtown boom of gun sales, hit a new high in 2013, and industry analysts expect ammunition to be the big seller this year as consumers catch up to all of those firearms purchases.
More than 21 million applications were run through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System last year, marking nearly an 8…
California Shoppers Stock Up On Rifles, Shotguns Before California Long Gun Registry Begins
SACRAMENTO — A new gun law coming in 2014 has gun owners stocking up on long guns before a new registry begins.
Even though the law is at least temporarily boosting his bottom line, Just Guns owner John Deaser isn’t a fan. He says requiring people to register their rifles and shotguns is an unnecessary invasion of privacy.
Bang for the buck: Gun deals galore on Black Friday
Nothing like chiming in the Christmas season with a new gun. That’s the message advertisers are blasting out, with deals that promise purchasers savings in the double-digit range.
Post-Thanksgiving gun buys have become a holiday tradition for America, The Huffington Post reported. In the past two years, the FBI has been besieged by applications for gun purchases made on Black…