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June Gun Sales Set All-Time Record

The NICS Background Check system totaled nearly four million recorded checks in June 2020, more than any other month since recording began.

Hot Guns: Best-Selling Firearms in a Record-Breaking 2020

Firearm sales have broken records in the first quarter of 2020, but what are people buying? Thanks to GunBroker, we have some insight.

BATFE Releases New Form 4473

The new BATFE Form 4473 includes a number of notable changes and will be required for use starting in November 2020.

Record Firearm Sales Numbers Recorded in April

April was another record-setter for firearm sales, following incredible numbers recorded in March, according to NICS background-check numbers.

March NICS Numbers Highlight Record Firearm Sales

According to adjusted NICS background-check numbers for March 2020, firearm sales reached an all-time high last month.

Americans Bought 13.9 Million Firearms in 2019

Adjusting for permit applications and other administrative uses, NICS background checks reflect an estimated 13.9 million guns sold in the U.S. through 2019.

Fear & Loading: 2018 Gun Purchases Down 6.1 Percent

The FBI posted December’s NICS figures on Tuesday—delayed due to the partial Federal shutdown—and Reuters is reporting gun sales nationwide for 2018 were down 6.1 percent from 2017.

Mossberg Ends Relationship with Dick’s Sporting Goods

Mossberg, the oldest family owned firearms manufacturer in America, has issued a press release announcing it will no longer do business with Dick's Sporting Goods

Fear & Loading: Ruger Quarterly Sales Report Down Compared To 2017

A press release issued by Ruger on May 8, 2018 indicates the legendary gunmaker’s quarterly sales were down from a year ago.

Fear & Loading: Strange Claim On New NICS Record

The FBI processed a record number of NICS background checks for the reporting period of March at 2,223,213, nearly 80,000 more than the monthly high water mark set in 2016.

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