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January 2021 Gun Sales Up Nearly 80 Percent

More than 2.2 million firearms were sold in the United States in January, according to an estimate from Small Arms Analytics & Forecasting (SAAF).

Smith & Wesson Shatters $1 Billion Sales Barrier for the First Time

Smith & Wesson sales for a 12-month period exceeded $1 billion for the first time in company history, according to figures released last week.

Second-Highest Gun Sales in June Despite 1 Million Decline

Firearm sales processed through the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in June totaled roughly 1.4 million units.

Sometimes It Ain't What You Think

Think California is nothing but a bunch of anti-gun hippies? You're only mostly right. There is a large group of firearm fans in the state, and we shouldn't forget about them.

Gun Sales and Stocks Soar

Unless you've been living beneath a rock and isolated from all forms of print and electronic media during the past several weeks, you've likely heard or read numerous reports about firearms—more specifically, the seemingly relentless spike in the sales of firearms across the country.

Election 2012 and Gun Sales

Those involved in the business of manufacturing and selling firearms are anxiously awaiting the outcome of the November 6 U.S. Presidential election, and some retailers are faced with an intriguing conundrum.

Black Friday Background Checks Soar, Fall Short of Record

NICS checks for firearms sales are a measure of how robust the industry's sales are, and 2013 is poised to set more records.

Despite Sluggish Economy, U.S. Gun, Ammo Sales Defy Gravity

Unlike other indicators of consumer spending, firearm sales were up, up, up in 2013.

Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base Exchange Opens Gun Counter

Airmen stationed on the Maxwell-Gunter AFB in Montgomery, AL can now buy guns on the base.

March 2018 NICS Checks Set Monthly Record

March 2018 NICS background checks set a monthly record, hitting the highest number since the system started almost 20 years ago.

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