Archive for the 'TASR shares and foreign sales' Category

USA – TASER International is more than its eponymous stun gun (2014-05-05)

Posted on May 5 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY /. COMMENTS: An enthusiastic article for potential investors in TASR stock, stating that Tasers are carried by about half of American police officers, only about 1 in 50 international police officers carry the weapon – room for many more sales, and like to increase sales with the new devices. Post falsely states that […]

(2014-03-12) USA – TASER Press Release: TASER Announces Multiple Orders of Smart Weapons [[taser rollout // TASR-AAXN // corporate spin]]

Posted on March 12 2014 by admin

This is basically a list, to impress potential investors in TASR stock, from TASER International of recent sales to law enforcement agencies, all in the USA, except “International order: 800 X26Ps”. In nearly cases these orders are for X26Ps and X2s (except the New York Police Dept.’s order for 300 of this not-so-smart, certainly not next generation model). “Additional agencies deploying TASER SMART Weapons” are not, presumably, very new orders. Note the X26 is hardly mentioned. There is also a list of TASER’s current overseas branches, in France, Germany, Brazil, Spain and the UK, as well as their social media links (well-developed IT use!).

USA – TASER International – SEC Form 10-K (2014-03-10)

Posted on March 10 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: This is the latest information provided by TASER International to the SEC (see here if this post is not clearly legible) for the year ending December 2013: “Over 17,000 law enforcement agencies in nearly 150 countries [???] have made initial purchases of our TASER brand devices for testing or deployment” – much […]

USA – Taser Aims To Sell Police Futuristic Video Body Gear (2013-12-26)

Posted on December 26 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: (from an investors’ site) TASER eyes the on-body-camera business …. : Wall Street lately has focused on what Taser ( TASR ) calls on-officer video technology (AXON products, linked to , even of the electroshock weapons are still 90% of the corporation’s business. This has contributed to increases in TASR stock […]

USA – TASER International Gets $5.8M Foreign Orders (2013-12-11)

Posted on December 11 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: In an upbeat report for potential investors, with no real details, we read that TASER announces multiple order of smart weapons from international customers, to the value of $5.8 million. The shipment will be completed by the end of 2013. Most of TASER’s foreign orders came in from “the Middle East and […]

USA – TASER International: – ‘TASER Fourth Quarter Revenues Expected to Surpass $30 Million’ (2012-01-03)

Posted on January 3 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: What is surprising in this TASER International press release is the major international order for taser cartridges: 57,000 (sold usually at about $27 per unit: value of c. $1,500,000). Client confidentuiality of course means we will know no more. One might note also: “TASER protects life. TASER(R) Conducted Electrical Weapons (CEWs) have […]

USA – TASER International’s CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results – Earnings Call Transcript [Sales to France and Brazil] (2012-07-26)

Posted on July 26 2012 by admin

[[Summary / Comments : The tramscript includes the phrases : ‘a significant order I guess during the quarter from Brazil. … and we are going to be making some strategic investments in France and Brazil along with some new hires.’]] Excerpt from a lengthy report … Dan Marc Behrendt (Sales manager, TASER Inc: The increase […]

TASER Inc. – “TASER International Celebrates 77,777 Saves” [sic] (2011-09-08)

Posted on September 8 2011 by admin

[[ SUMMARY / COMMENTS: In a blatant distortion of the truth – the corporation is extremely loose with statitisics – TASER Inc. launches a “Saves Counter”, estimating the “Lives Saved From Potential Death or Serious Injury With TASER ECDs” on Every half hour or so, a new life is saved. Site also repeats the […]

TASER Inc. – “TASER Receives Large International Follow-On Orders” [“Taser adopted in 107 countries”](2011-06-02)

Posted on June 8 2011 by admin

[[Summary / Comments : A TASER Inc. press release announces “two significant follow-on orders for TASER(R) X26(TM) electronic control devices (ECDs) and related accessories.” -not naming the countries involved. Particularly interesting is a statistic in the middle of the release (in bold): “More than 16,200 public safety agencies in 107 countries rely on TASER(R) electronic […]

TASER Inc. – Taser lands video, stun gun deals (2011-03-27)

Posted on March 30 2011 by admin

 [[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: TASER Inc. announce sale of the Axon/ system to 3 relatively small US police units. More interestingly for us, the report (from a TASER press release) says at the end: “Taser also reported that it has sold 25,050 cartridges for its X26 stun gun. Financial information was not released, nor was […]

TASER Inc. – “Stock that caught our eye because it scored high on the Unusually High Call Volume filter is Taser (NASDAQ: TASR” (2005-01-24)

Posted on March 4 2011 by admin

[[GlobalShock:, an online company, providing ratings and recommendations for investors, recommends its subscribers buy TASR stock: “Let’s get started this New Year with a potential BIG winner, one of the stocks that caught our eye because it scored high on the Unusually High Call Volume filter is Taser (NASDAQ: TASR)… ” More interesting is […]

TASER Inc. – Switzerland Approves Use of TASER(R) Brand Conducted Energy Weapons; Becomes First European Country to Formally Approve the New TASER X26.(2003-07-25)

Posted on July 25 2003 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS  : TASER Inc. President Tom Smith announced: ““After the success of the Swiss operational trials, technical and medical reviews, we are elated to see Switzerland approve our TASER brand conducted energy weapons,” said Tom Smith, President of TASER International, Inc. “Switzerland also becomes the first European country to authorize the use of […]