Shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the seven analysts that are covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $64.50.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, November 16th.

Shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (RGR) opened at $49.55 on Monday. The stock has a market cap of $863.56, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.49 and a beta of -0.09. Sturm Ruger & Company Inc has a 1-year low of $44.80 and a 1-year high of $68.80.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Flinton Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc by 77.8% during the 2nd quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 1,792 shares of the company’s stock worth $111,000 after buying an additional 784 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio boosted its holdings in shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc by 10.6% during the 2nd quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 1,840 shares of the company’s stock worth $114,000 after buying an additional 177 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc during the 3rd quarter worth $129,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc by 2.8% during the 2nd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 2,965 shares of the company’s stock worth $184,000 after buying an additional 80 shares during the period. Finally, OxFORD Asset Management LLP bought a new stake in shares of Sturm Ruger & Company Inc during the 2nd quarter worth $211,000. 86.29% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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Sturm Ruger & Company Inc Company Profile

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc is engaged in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms to domestic customers. The Company operates through two segments: firearms and castings. The firearms segment manufactures and sells rifles, pistols, and revolvers principally to a range of federally licensed, independent wholesale distributors primarily located in the United States.

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