Firearm sales processed through the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in June totaled roughly 1.4 million units.
Smith & Wesson sales for a 12-month period exceeded $1 billion for the first time in company history, according to figures released last week.
Smith & Wesson’s latest quarterly report—issued last week for the three-month period ending Jan. 31—reflects a 102.2 percent increase over the same timeframe last year.
Smith & Wesson’s quarterly report for the period that ended Oct. 31 reflected the highest earnings in any three-month period for the gunmaker, shattering all previous highwater marks, including the record-setting sales figures set only 90 days before.
Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc., recently reported record-breaking first quarter firearms sales for 2020.