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August 4, 2020 GMT

Kennesaw, GA - ( NewMediaWire ) - August 4, 2020 - Industry leader unveils its latest monthly report detailing July’s biggest sellers on the online marketplace platform.

Hot off the press, has just revealed last month’s most popular handguns, rifles, and shotguns sold via the multi-award-winning online marketplace. Published monthly on, ’s best-selling firearms reports use exclusive data from its industry-leading website and proprietary auction platform.


“Posted at the start of each month, our regular top-selling reports track handgun, rifle, and shotgun sales,” explains a representative, “across a variety of categories.”

According to the latest sales report for July 2020, handguns are the top-selling firearms over the past month. During July, the platform’s best-selling semi-automatic pistol was revealed to be the Sig Sauer P365 Nitron Micro-Compact. The best-selling revolver, meanwhile, was the Colt Python, which has now held the top spot in this category since May.

In regards to rifles, the auction website’s top-selling semi-automatic example during July 2020 was the KEL-TEC Sub-2000, pushing last month’s biggest seller—the Smith & Wesson M&P15—into second place, according to the report.

Bolt-action, lever-action, pump-action, and single-shot rifle top-sellers were the Ruger Precision Rifle, Marlin 1895, Remington 7600, and Winchester 1885 respectively. This marks the third month at the top for the Marlin 1895, based on a look back at the previously published May 2020 and June 2020 sales reports from and data allows users of the online marketplace to compare trends in the sale of firearms, month-by-month. Individuals visiting the website at may filter by firearm type, condition, and more, with freely available archived data—now spanning back as far as January 2015.

Founded in 1999, is now the world’s largest online marketplace of its kind and has actively promoted responsible ownership of guns and other firearms for more than two decades. The number one way to safely and securely buy and sell hunting and shooting gear online in the U.S., sells none of the items listed on its website aside from merchandise bearing its logo. Third-party sellers list items for sale, and federal and state laws govern the end purchase of firearms and other restricted items. Ownership policies and regulations are followed by using licensed firearms dealers as transfer agents.

ADVERTISEMENT ’s monthly top-selling report concludes with shotgun sales. Among semi-automatic variants, the Armscor/Rock Island Armory VR80 came out on top in July. The Mossberg 590, Henry Repeating Arms Single Shot Shotgun, Mossberg Silver Reserve II, and Stoeger Coach Gun then ranked top in the pump-action, single-shot, over-under, and side-by-side shotgun categories.

For the third time running, this marks another month on top for the Mossberg 590 and Stoeger Coach Gun in terms of pump-action and side-by-side shotgun sales, according to’s top-selling firearms report. Next month’s report will be available at the beginning of September, online exclusively at