Sturm Ruger & Co Inc (NYSE:RGR) Institutional Investors Sentiment Index Falls in 2017 Q4

May 18, 2018 - By Maria Brooks

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Sentiment for Sturm Ruger & Co Inc (NYSE:RGR)

Sturm Ruger & Co Inc (NYSE:RGR) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.84 in 2017 Q4. Its down -0.21, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. The ratio has dropped, as 76 investment professionals increased and started new positions, while 90 sold and decreased stock positions in Sturm Ruger & Co Inc. The investment professionals in our partner’s database now hold: 14.62 million shares, up from 14.25 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Sturm Ruger & Co Inc in their top 10 positions was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 34 Reduced: 56 Increased: 42 New Position: 34.

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. designs, makes, and sells firearms under the Ruger trademark in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.05 billion. It operates in two divisions, Firearms and Castings. It has a 20.62 P/E ratio. The firm offers single-shot, autoloading, bolt-action, and sporting rifles; rimfire and centerfire autoloading pistols; single-action and double-action revolvers; and firearms accessories and replacement parts, as well as makes and sells steel investment castings and metal injection molding parts.

The stock increased 1.10% or $0.65 during the last trading session, reaching $60. About 243,391 shares traded. Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE:RGR) has declined 4.47% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.02% the S&P500.

Morgan Dempsey Capital Management Llc holds 2.07% of its portfolio in Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. for 115,331 shares. Midas Management Corp owns 52,850 shares or 1.17% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Tributary Capital Management Llc has 1.12% invested in the company for 230,941 shares. The New York-based Clark Estates Inc Ny has invested 0.59% in the stock. London Co Of Virginia, a Virginia-based fund reported 1.36 million shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 buy, and 2 sales for $661,800 activity.

More recent Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE:RGR) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Sturm Ruger facing gun safety report” on May 10, 2018. Also 247Wallst.com published the news titled: “Sturm, Ruger Shareholders Win Vote on Gun Safety Report” on May 09, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Wall Street Breakfast: Super Thursday At The Bank Of England” with publication date: May 10, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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