Insider Trading Alert - Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Oct. 8, 2013, 58 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $51.04 to $7,626,400.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (SWHC) - FREE Research Report

Scott Robert L who is Director at Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation sold 1,200 shares at $10.79 on Oct. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 97,834 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.21% with the 1,200 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.49, down $0.30, or 2.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,000

The average volume for Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has a market cap of $726.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 37.44% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of firearm products in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.7. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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