Is Sturm, Ruger a Buy?

Rich Duprey, The Motley Fool
·4-min read
Is Sturm, Ruger a Buy?

In a period where the potential for legislation restricting firearms ownership is heightened, investors need to consider whether gunmakers like Sturm, Ruger (NYSE: RGR) are a buy. Americans continue to purchase firearms at an unprecedented rate. Criminal background checks conducted on potential gun buyers by the FBI through its National Criminal Instant Background Checks System (NICS) are up 49% year over year through the first three months of 2021.