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8 min ago | The Rocket

How to beat the a freshman 15a 2 and look good doing it

Freshman year of college is the start of a new beginning for students that come with late nights, more stress, and often times, the "freshman 15." After an all-nighter to finish the research paper you should have done a week ago, and one too many taps of the snooze button to compensate for your late night, there's no doubt you'll be reaching for ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | Freshnews

Needle Adds New Leaders with Experience from AtTask, Electronic Arts, Microsoft and Amazon

Needle, the pioneer in advocate-assisted commerce, today announced the expansion of its leadership team: Christian Matsumori joins as Vice President, Product; and Adam Davis joins as Director, Customer Success.

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Related Topix: Retail, Dicks Sporting Goods, Marketing, Yale University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Breaking It Down: Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Q1 2015 Earnings Call

On August 26, 2014, Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation reported FY 1Q 2015 net income of $14.6 million on sales of $131.9 million compared to net income of $26.5 million on sales of $92.7 million in FY 1Q 2014.

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Related Topix: Smith and Wesson, Springfield, MA

HeraldNet

U.S. assault rifle sales tumble

About the time President Barack Obama took office, buyers flocked to the store in suburban Lilburn to stock up because of concern that federal lawmakers would tighten gun laws, a worry that only grew after the 2012 Connecticut school massacre.

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Related Topix: Guns, Smith and Wesson, US News, Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

AmericanBankingNews.com

Johnson Outdoors CFO Sells $51,840 in Stock

Johnson Outdoors CFO David W. Johnson sold 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 26th.

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Canada.com

Slowing gun sales wounding stock prices of U.S. firearms makers

The cash register is a little quiet lately at Frontier Firearms in Kingston, Tenn., but the shooting range is still hopping.

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Related Topix: Guns, Newtown, CT, Pension, Personal Finance, RBC Financial Group, Banking, Financial Services, Sturm Ruger

AmmoLand

Ruger Launches Free Ammo and Mag Giveaway

Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. announces the launch of the Ruger Free Ammo & Mag Giveaway.

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Related Topix: Sturm Ruger

Bloomberg

U.S. Index Futures Little Changed With S&P 500 at Record

U.S. stock-index futures were little changed after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index closed above 2,000 for the first time.

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Related Topix: Tiffany , Retail, Jewelry, Investment Banking, Financial Services, Jefferies Group, Investment Services, Smith and Wesson, US News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Sand Trap

TaylorMade cuts 15% of it's Workforce and closes Adams Golf Headquarters in Plano

I'm wondering about the "final" decision --- When TM strategizes and figures out whether it is less expensive to market under the more famous and magical "Taylormade" brand with a "Better Player line," and a "Average Joe Golfer" line as they had with the a Tour/Better Player Product and the Burner "Average Joe" Product; OR Will they determine that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Adams Golf, Marketing

MSN Money

Fore! Investors are teeing off on the decline of golf

More and more market participants have been banking on the decline in the popularity of golf, according to new research, with stocks that have exposure to the sport seeing an increase in short interest in recent weeks.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Apparel, Nike, Footwear, Retail, Dicks Sporting Goods

PE Hub

ReWalk Robotics updates IPO terms

ReWalk Robotics plans on selling 3.35 million of its shares in an IPO that will trade on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RWLK."

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Related Topix: Investment Banking, Jefferies Group, Investment Services, Financial Services, Barclays Capital, SCP Pool, Healthcare Technologies, Healthcare Services Group, Apparel, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Securities and Exchange Commission

Benzinga

Express Gains On Upbeat Results; Smith & Wesson Shares Dip

Midway through trading Wednesday, the Dow traded up 0.08 percent to 17,120.74 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.04 percent to 4,572.49.

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Related Topix: Smith and Wesson, Internet Gold Golden Lines, Internet Gold - Golden Lines, Telecom, Computers, IT Services, Tele Celular Sul Participaes SA, Aruba Networks, Azalea Networks, Startups

WGN-TV Chicago

Jackie Robinson West t-shirts selling for $50 on eBay

Their t-shirts sold out at Dick's Sporting Goods and now they're showing up on eBay for $50 The company has announced it will now give all of the net proceeds, somewhere around $200,000, from the sale of the shirts back to the team.

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TheStreet.com

Why Sturm, Ruger & Co. (RGR) Stock Is Slipping Today

The firm lowered its price target to $55 from $80. Analysts at the firm said high distributor inventory levels will pressure revenues and earnings through the end of the year.

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Related Topix: Sturm Ruger , Financial Markets, Business News

Sys-Con Media

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2015 Financial Results

As expected, sales of long guns, including modern sporting rifles, were negatively impacted by lower consumer demand.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why Smith & Wesson (SWHC) Stock Is Plunging in After-Hours Trading Today

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Related Topix: Smith and Wesson, Mozilla, Financial Markets

Seeking Alpha

Smith & Wesson Holding (SWHC) Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call Webcast

The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on August 26, 2014 at 17:00 PM ET.

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USA Today

Smith & Wesson misfires on sales, earnings

Shares fell 16% to $11.05 in after hours trading after Smith & Wesson said first fiscal quarter sales fell 18% to $131.9 million from $171.1 million in the year-ago quarter, while net income sank 45% to $14.5 million.

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Related Topix: Aurora, CO, Sturm Ruger

Theflyonthewall.com

Sturm, Ruger falls on Smith & Wesson outlook

Sturm, Ruger falls on Smith & Wesson outlook The shares are down 4.7% in the extended session following peer Smith & Wesson's earnings report and FY15 outlook.

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Benzinga

Earnings Scheduled For August 26, 2014

Best Buy Co is projected to report its Q2 earnings at $0.31 per share on revenue of $8.99 billion.

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Related Topix: Best Buy, Retail, Apparel, DSW, Jewelry, Movado Group, Smith and Wesson, Food, Sanderson Farms, Semiconductors, Analog Devices

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