Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:SWHC) traded negative at $24.18. On an intraday basis, the price dropped -0.03 points or -0.12%. The composite uptick value was $1.45 million while the combined downtick value was $0.49. The net money flow was $0.96 million while the up/down ratio was not very comforting at 2.96. The shares on a weekly note has seen a change in share price of 2.24%.According to the trading data, the shares saw a block trade with $0.84 million in upticks and $0 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block was calculated to be 0. The net money flow for the block trade was 0.84.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.89% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 8.98%. The company shares have rallied 44.36% in the past 52 Weeks. On March 18, 2016 The shares registered one year high of $30.44 and one year low was seen on August 24, 2015 at $14.71. The 50-day moving average is $22.9 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $23.33. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:SWHC): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $24.30 and $24.12 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $24.84. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $24.76, notching a gain of 2.27% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,814,425 . The stock had closed at $24.21 on the previous day.

Currently the company Insiders own 4.38% of Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -12.49% . Institutional Investors own 73.07% of Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -25.58%. On the companys insider trading activities,The officer (See remarks.) of Smith & Wesson Holding Corp, Smith Mark Peter sold 3,876 shares at $22.35 on April 27, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $86,629. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation is a manufacturer of firearms. The Company manufactures an array of handguns, including revolvers and pistols; long guns, including modern sporting rifles, bolt action rifles, and single shot rifles; handcuffs, and firearm-related products and accessories. The Company operates through two segments: firearms and accessories. The firearm segment consists of products and services manufactured and sold from its Springfield, Massachusetts; Houlton, Maine, and Deep River, Connecticut facilities, which includes firearms, handcuffs, and other related products. The Company sells the products through a distribution chain and direct sales to consumers and international, state, and federal Governments. The accessories segment consists of hunting and shooting accessories developed and marketed from its Columbia, Missouri facility. The Company also provides shooting, reloading, gunsmithing, and gun cleaning supplies.

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