What after Tammy Finley’s Insider Acquisition of American National Bankshares Inc. (AMNB) Stock?; Sturm Ruger & Co (RGR) Sentiment Is 1.05

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. designs, makes, and sells firearms under the Ruger trademark in the United States. The company has market cap of $949.85 million. It operates in two divisions, Firearms and Castings. It has a 15.85 P/E ratio. The firm offers single-shot, autoloading, bolt-action, and sporting rifles; rimfire and centerfire autoloading pistols; single-action and double-action revolvers; and firearms accessories and replacement parts, as well as makes and sells steel investment castings and metal injection molding parts.

American National Bankshares Inc’s director Tammy Finley acquired 500 shares of the publicly listed company in a transaction dated 25-01-2018. The reported shares were obtained at the avg. market share price which was $38.7, for a total transaction of $19,327. The transaction was unveiled in a filing submitted with the (SEC) on 25-01-2018, which is available for free access here. Right now, she holds a total of 896 shares or 0.01% of the Company’s market cap.

Analysts await Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE:RGR) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.62 EPS, down 44.14% or $0.49 from last year’s $1.11 per share. RGR’s profit will be $10.81M for 21.98 P/E if the $0.62 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.53 actual EPS reported by Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.98% EPS growth.

Morgan Dempsey Capital Management Llc holds 2.1% of its portfolio in Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. for 119,513 shares. Midas Management Corp owns 52,850 shares or 1.44% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Marathon Partners Equity Management Llc has 1.14% invested in the company for 50,000 shares. The Colorado-based Tributary Capital Management Llc has invested 1.06% in the stock. London Co Of Virginia, a Virginia-based fund reported 1.51 million shares.

The stock decreased 0.91% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $54.5. About 131,928 shares traded. Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (RGR) has declined 1.80% since January 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.50% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering American National Bankshares (NASDAQ:AMNB), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. American National Bankshares has $42.0 highest and $25 lowest target. $33’s average target is -12.98% below currents $37.923 stock price. American National Bankshares had 9 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stephens initiated the shares of AMNB in report on Friday, January 8 with “Equalweight” rating. Raymond James downgraded the shares of AMNB in report on Friday, October 20 to “Hold” rating. The stock of American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, January 19 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Thursday, December 21. The rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Outperform” on Friday, July 24. The rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Hold” on Tuesday, October 3. Keefe Bruyette & Woods upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, November 29 report. Zacks downgraded American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB) on Tuesday, September 1 to “Buy” rating.

The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.077 during the last trading session, reaching $37.923. About 8,831 shares traded. American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB) has risen 36.92% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.19, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 4 investors sold American National Bankshares Inc. shares while 18 reduced holdings. 6 funds opened positions while 19 raised stakes. 2.86 million shares or 3.37% less from 2.96 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Northern Tru Corporation reported 98,929 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Wellington Mgmt Group Inc Llp owns 182,000 shares. Parametric Port Assocs Limited Liability Co has invested 0% of its portfolio in American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB). Blackrock Inc accumulated 0% or 587,696 shares. Morgan Stanley has 14,931 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Wedge Cap L Lp Nc invested in 19,600 shares. Macquarie Grp Ltd invested in 8,157 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur New York invested 0% in American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB). Eagle Ridge Mngmt has invested 0.04% in American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB). Brown Advisory Inc owns 34,100 shares. Citigroup stated it has 0% of its portfolio in American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:AMNB). Dimensional Fund Limited Partnership accumulated 297,043 shares. Credit Suisse Ag, Switzerland-based fund reported 5,561 shares. California Public Employees Retirement System, California-based fund reported 20,300 shares. Ameritas Investment Prns invested in 0% or 705 shares.