Smith & Wesson

Founded in 1852, Smith & Wesson is one of the most legendary brands in the world, and is a U.S. based leader in firearm manufacturing and design, delivering a broad portfolio of quality firearms and related products to the global military, law enforcement, and consumer markets. Much of the Company’s history, as well as the brand are known for Revolvers. In recent years, Smith & Wesson has shifted its focus to the production of polymer pistols and we are known for the M&P Shield, arguably the most popular full-size polymer pistol in the market today. The family of brands includes Smith & Wesson®, M&P®, and Thompson/Center Arms™. Headquartered in Springfield, MA, the quality of life, excellent schools, and diversity of residential options in or around Springfield provide a historic, picturesque, and well-located place to call home. Springfield is the home of the Springfield Amory, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, and a host of other historic attractions. Smith & Wesson also has locations in Maine, Connecticut and Missouri employing over 1,800 team members. Beyond the history, Smith & Wesson continues to build its legacy by being widely regarded as a sought after employer of choice and one of the most reputable and safety conscious firearm manufacturers in the world. A premiere multi-channel durable consumer goods company, Smith & Wesson is well known for its’ advocacy of the responsible use of firearms. Smith & Wesson has a rich and vibrant culture that values integrity, diversity, and an unyielding commitment to its employees, customers, and shareholders. When you meet someone who works at Smith & Wesson you will know it - a team of people so committed that the average tenure is over 25 years – you will learn we are authentic and have a deep sense of pride rooted in the history of our Company. We are passionate about what we do. Smith & Wesson is a family.
Company Growth (employees)
Springfield, US
Size (employees)
1,853 (est)+6%
Smith & Wesson was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in Springfield, US

Smith & Wesson Office Locations

Smith & Wesson has an office in Springfield
Springfield, US (HQ)
2100 Roosevelt Ave

Smith & Wesson Data and Metrics

Smith & Wesson Financial Metrics

Smith & Wesson's revenue was reported to be $903.2 m in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

903.2 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Gross profit (FY, 2017)

375.3 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


Net income (FY, 2017)

127.9 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

199.9 m

Market capitalization (30-Dec-2016)

1.2 b

Closing share price (30-Dec-2016)


Cash (30-Apr-2017)

61.5 m
Smith & Wesson's current market capitalization is $1.2 b.
USDFY, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016FY, 2017


626.6 m551.9 m722.9 m903.2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

367.5 m356.9 m429.1 m527.9 m

Gross profit

259.1 m194.9 m293.8 m375.3 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


147.8 m143.2 m210.8 m207 m233.5 m233.5 m

Cost of goods sold

88.9 m87 m124.1 m119.4 m135.9 m134.2 m

Gross profit

58.9 m56.2 m86.7 m87.6 m97.6 m99.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


42.2 m191.3 m61.5 m


86.7 m76.9 m77.8 m131.7 m

Current Assets

239.2 m197.1 m333.2 m318.4 m


120.4 m133.8 m135.4 m149.7 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


83.5 m64.4 m59 m55.4 m54.1 m105.2 m215 m73.9 m54.3 m


101.3 m99.2 m97 m90.1 m100.9 m75.5 m87.6 m116.5 m128.1 m

Current Assets

263.3 m244.9 m242.9 m223.2 m234.9 m293 m365.8 m273.7 m262.6 m


133.6 m134 m135.5 m134.2 m138.4 m136.2 m145.3 m151.5 m151.6 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

89.3 m49.6 m94 m127.9 m

Depreciation and Amortization

21.7 m30.9 m41.2 m50.2 m

Accounts Receivable

(9.6 m)11 m(2.3 m)(40.7 m)


(24 m)25.7 m(804 k)(22.2 m)
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

14.6 m19.6 m27.7 m14.4 m26.9 m58.3 m32.6 m32.5 m32.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

6.1 m13 m21.2 m11 m21.1 m30.8 m

Accounts Receivable

5.2 m6.9 m5.1 m3.7 m5.2 m(34.5 m)


(11.6 m)(9.6 m)5.4 m(13.2 m)(24 m)1.2 m87.6 m116.5 m128.1 m
USDY, 2017


487.4 k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Smith & Wesson News and Updates

America’s most famous gun maker is re-branding to a generic-sounding outdoor goods company

Smith & Wesson, the 164-year old maker of pistols and rifles, will vote today to change its corporate name to American Outdoor Brands. The company…

America’s Most Famous Gun Maker Wants to Change Its Name

To better reflect its "broad range of product offerings."

Smith & Wesson profits jumped almost 50% after Orlando and Dallas shootings

The second largest gunmaker in the US made $87.6m in latest quarterly profits in same period during which two of America’s worst mass shootings occurredAnother quarter, another shooting, another boost in profits. America’s second largest gunmaker posted a 49% jump in profits on Thursday, for the thr…

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