Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Sturm Ruger & Company

Sturm Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR) traded higher in the last at $60.55, gaining 1.12 points or 1.88%. From the data available, it can be said that the stock did not make an impact in the money flow department with the net figure coming to be $(-4.08) million. The composite uptick value of $5.48 million was eclipsed by the accrued downtick value of $9.56 million, thereby ensuring the up/down ratio of 0.57. For the week, the shares have posted returns of 5.47%.A block trade registered during the day has revealed $0 million in upticks and $3.75 million in downticks. The up/down ratio in this case turned out to be 0. The net money flow for the block trade was $(-3.75) million.

Shares of Sturm, Ruger & Co. Inc. appreciated by 5.63% during the last five trading days but lost 5.93% on a 4-week basis. Sturm, Ruger & Co. Inc. has dropped 19.69% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 2.95%.

Currently the company Insiders own 3.3% of Sturm Ruger & Company shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 71.45% of Sturm Ruger & Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -18.41%. . On the companys insider trading activities, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Reid Kevin B. Sr, officer (VP & General Counsel) of Sturm Ruger & Co Inc, had unloaded 6,000 shares at an average price of $68.79 in a transaction dated on February 25, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $412,740.

Sturm Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR) rose 2.04% or 1.21 points on Friday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $62.34 the stock was seen hitting $62.99 as a peak level and $60.28 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $60.64. The daily volume was measured at 577,159 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $78.09 and the 52-week low is $48.1. The company has a market cap of $1,150 million.

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms to domestic customers. The Company has two reportable segments: firearms and castings. The firearms segment manufactures and sells rifles, pistols, revolvers, and shotguns principally to a number of federally-licensed, independent wholesale distributors primarily located in the United States. The castings segment manufactures and sells steel investment castings and metal injection molding (MIM) parts. The Company offers products in four industry product categories rifles, pistols, shotguns and revolvers. The Companys firearms are sold through independent wholesale distributors, principally to the commercial sporting market.

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