As far as sustained growth goes, I would give the edge to TASER International. I don't see the move toward more body cameras and fewer lethal weapons slowing around the world, and gun control is a very real risk on the horizon for Smith & Wesson.
What: Shares of gun maker Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (NASDAQ:SWHC) fell 18% in April, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, after some negative data was released about the pace of gun sales.
While mass shootings and gun violence dominate headlines across the country, it would be natural to believe that this is a difficult environment for top gun makers Smith & Wesson (NASDAQ:SWHC) and Sturm, Ruger, & Company (NYSE:RGR) to operate in, ...
What: Shares of Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:SWHC) were up 11.9% as of 11:15 a.m. Tuesday after the firearms manufacturer increased guidance for its fiscal third-quarter and full fiscal-year 2016.