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Canadian cannabis producer Aphria shifts U.S. stock market US listing from NYSE to NASDAQ

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 1, 2020

Major Canadian cannabis producer Aphria is abandoning the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) for the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations System (NASDAQ). Cannabis stock traders can expect to see the newly-added Aphria listing on NASDAQ following the market’s closure on Friday, June 5. ...

April sees some cannabis stocks sink and some skyrocket

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 22, 2020

We may not be done with April just yet, but this month has already been a bit of a rollercoaster ride for cannabis stocks. It's understandable, considering the fact that the economic climate is being battered by coronavirus (COVID-19) right now. On one particular day – April 15 – the rollercoas...

These 5 cannabis stocks will slash production in 2020

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 13, 2020

The year 2020 brings pot investors a stroke of bad luck. According to data from the Marijuana Index – which monitors cannabis industry stocks – a 63 percent reduction in 45 of the leading North American cannabis stocks has been noticed since April 1.  Such a drastic decrease has been attribut...

Invest in these cannabis stocks without touching the plant

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 25, 2019

The diversity of the cannabis market is luring an increasing number of investors. In 2018, $10 billion had been invested in North America’s legal weed industry, let alone the markets blossoming elsewhere around the globe. While some cannabis investors prefer to get up-close and personal with the pla...

Cannabis beverage stocks to be on the lookout for in 2019

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 11, 2019

With cannabis legalization spreading across North America quite rapidly, it’s not surprising that pot producers are getting creative with consumption methods. Welcome the rise of cannabis beverage stocks. Cannabis-infused drinks are the latest trend to sweep across the world of legal weed, with investment f...

Investors should approach cannabis stocks with caution after IGC sinks

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 12, 2018

Back in February, the chief executive of India Globalization Capital (IGC) said that his cannabis company was the only one using blockchain technology. Ram Makunda, the company CEO, really grasped investor attention when he said that “2018 is a very exciting year for us with a lot of milestones invest...

Cannabis stocks plummet following Canada’s cannabis legalization

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 26, 2018

Two of the biggest cannabis ETF's descended sharply on Monday when Canada's leading cannabis companies experienced losses of over 10 percent each. The ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF, the biggest U.S. cannabis ETF, dropped to $33.99, a 9.36 percent decline. However, compared to some other cannabis stoc...

Former president of NYSE advises investors to steer clear of Tilray (for now, at least)

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 10, 2018

Have you been paying attention to the cannabis news lately? If so, you will know that Tilray has emerged as one of the highest valued cannabis companies in the industry. The Canadian medical cannabis supplier might seem like a worthwhile investment but, according to former NYSE President Tom Farl...

Constellation Brands invests $4 billion in Canopy Growth and stocks skyrocket

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 27, 2018

Alcohol corporation Constellation Brands Inc. has recently announced a deal that has sent a ripple of excitement across the cannabis and alcohol industries. On Wednesday, August 15, Constellation Brands announced a $4 billion investment in diversified cannabis company, Canopy Growth Corp. As a result ...

Cannabis stocks: Tilray begins IPO after NASDAQ application

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 17, 2018

Tilray, a Canadian medical cannabis producer, has instituted an initial public offering (IPO) after it's NASDAQ listing application. The company joins a number of other cannabis stocks on the prominent U.S. stock exchange, including Canopy Growth Corp. (CGC) and Cronos Group (CRON). Headquartered in...

Jeff Sessions might make cannabis stock investors wealthy

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 21, 2018

If there is one thing that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is best known for, it’s probably his opposition to cannabis legalization. Despite this, Sessions could potentially aid cannabis investors in raking in the cash over the next few years, so it seems. There aren’t many industries that experien...

The success of the cannabis industry in the U.S. will likely hurt the beer industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 10, 2018

The rapid rise of the cannabis industry could cause trouble for the beer industry, according to the managing director and senior research analyst at Cowen, Vivien Azer. Azer has noticed a correlation between the rate of binge drinkers living in weed-friendly states. Not to mention, people with easy acc...

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