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Smith and Wesson

Why Gun Manufacturers Are in Serious Financial Trouble

John A. Tures | Posted 06.16.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

If gun sales are supposedly "red hot," why are gun manufacturers struggling, even filing for bankruptcy? The answers include a gun glut and long-term trends in gun ownership in America.

Hunter Stuart

Americans Are Starting To Buy Guns At Slightly Less Ridiculous Rates | Hunter Stuart | Posted 09.10.2014 | Business

Are Americans losing their appetite for assault weapons? Not quite. But the gun buying frenzy that began after the Sandy Hook shooting in 2012 and ...

Marina Fang

Gun Owners Ease Off Buying Binge, Not So Worried About Washington Anymore | Marina Fang | Posted 06.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Gun nuts are calling the National Rifle Association's bluff. After a year and a half of stockpiling weapons and ammunition, a buying ...

You're Probably Investing In Gun Companies And Don't Even Know It

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 05.02.2014 | Business

If you're one of the 51 million Americans with a 401(k) plan, odds are that you're investing in gun and ammunition manufacturers Smith & Wesson, Sturm...

Zach Carter

Gun Sales Exploded In The Year After Newtown Shooting | Zach Carter | Posted 12.13.2013 | Politics

American gun sales have been climbing for nearly a decade, but they have surged under President Barack Obama -- particularly after the Newtown, Conn.,...

Springfield, Mass.: Oh, the Places You Don't Know

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

For travelers who believe Springfield to be a one-stop wonder, think again.

Record Sales For Gun Maker

AP/HuffPost | Posted 08.13.2013 | Business

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. said Thursday that it expects its first-quarter financial results may top market expectations...

NY A Leading Subsidizer Of Assault Weapons Makers

THE NEW YORK WORLD | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

Taxpayers in New York and across the country are subsidizing the manufacturers of assault rifles used in multiple mass killings, including the massacr...

'Auction Hunters': Ton Fires The Most Powerful Handgun In The World

Posted 03.29.2012 | TV

It is amazing what some people leave behind in abandoned storage lockers. On Wednesday night's episode of "Auction Hunters" (Wed., 9 p.m. ET on Spike)...

5 CEOs Obama Should Fire

Casey Gane-McCalla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Casey Gane-McCalla

Obama pressured GM CEO, Rick Wagoner to step down; here are five other CEOs he should consider firing.