Long Smith & Wesson Holding (SWHC). Top Ten Story: Guns and the Constitution: A legislator finally gets it
I am not a "gun nut". I do try shoot annually. I do not feel tougher handling a gun (well, maybe a 50 Cal or something like that) I would prefer not to have a gun in my home.
But I know my history, I feel it is a civic duty and responsibility to keep a weapon in my home, so like many good Americans I do.
Anyone, who has tried to buy ammo lately, or been to a gun show knows the "consumer is not dead". I think the guns, gold, silver, and ammo story "has legs". Gold and silver are up 300% since 2001, but SWHC has fallen from $21 to $2.50. I do not think SWHC is a great company or at a good PE. But I think the story will work and there are not many publically traded gun and ammo makers left.
FYI - This is a Top Ten Story on digg.com with 1938 Recs and 900+ comments in less the 24 hours.
Guns and the Constitution: A legislator finally gets it
examiner.com — New Hampshire Representative Daniel Itse introduced House Concurrent Resolution 6, under which New Hampshire would secede from the United States if the federal government attempts usurpation of power under five circumstances, including “Further infringements on the right to keep and bear arms including prohibitions of type or quantity of arms...
I like the stories pumping this stock:
Nice flood of positive stories on Yahoo Finance:
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.50 Cal Desert Eagle
Now this would be fun!