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Cannabis CEO Clueless About R&D, and the Stock Proves It


By CCN Markets: Canopy Growth's stock may be showing some green today, but it's down an eye-popping 48 percent from its best levels of 2019. No wonder investors can't sell fast enough, with the exception of Bruce Linton, who last month was fired as the company's chief executive but who is reportedly scooping up shares anyway. The cannabis company in recent days reported its earnings, which were...

Tilray Stock Sinks as Mike Tyson's Heavyweight Jolt Fails to Ignite Market

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Tilray’s stock has fallen nearly 15% since yesterday when they reported larger-than-expected second-quarter losses after the market closed. Overall, the company’s net loss increased to $35.11 million, or 32 cents a share. Slumping Cannabis Industry Cannabis-related stocks have been steadily dropping over the past few months. Major companies like Aurora Cannabis, Canntrust, and Canopy Growth have...

These 3 Marijuana Stocks Are Flailing Strong Buy Signals

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There are some who would claim that the boom in the marijuana industry is over. There’s no more money to be made because most of the fundamentally sound companies have meteorically risen and there’s very little room left for growth. However, we looked at the stocks in the cannabis sector and we’re surprised to see that the gold rush is far from over. To prove our point, we found three stocks that...

Cannabis Stock Destroyed by 81% Decline on Clinical Trial Failure


Intec Pharma Ltd. is a tiny company in the space of pot stocks, doing clinical research involving cannabis. But one of their drugs failed a Stage III clinical trial. Intec's stock got crushed and lost 81 percent of its value. Death of A Cannabis Stock Dream Intec has three drugs in its pipeline, including cannabis and cannabinoid-derived therapies. It is part of a universe of cannabis stocks...

Cannabis Stocks Could Get High on an Andrew Yang Presidency

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Andrew Yang is the Democratic presidential candidate with the lowest profile. That's unfortunate because he's not only one of the more reasonable candidates on the slate, but he also has some very interesting policy ideas – including one that would boost cannabis stocks. Marijuana is already legal in most states for medical use and in many for recreation. It's time to end the ambiguity and...

Jay-Z Rolls Into California Cannabis Startup in Boon for Pot Stocks


A San Jose, Calif.-based cannabis grower and dispensary got a big profile boost. Billionaire rapper and businessman Jay-Z announced that he will be joining Caliva as a brand strategist. Jay-Z said is cited in a Bloomberg report as saying: "Anything I do, I want to do correctly and at the highest level. With all the potential in the cannabis industry, Caliva’s expertise and ethos make them the...

Cannabis Stock Whacked for 27 Percent Drop as Bubble Finally Bursts


For investors in cannabis stocks who believe that we are now in the Wild West where anything goes thanks to legalization, they should think again. That’s especially true for investors in Canadian cannabis stocks. Canadian Cannabis Cops Clock Company Compliance Health Canada has slapped CannTrust Holdings with a notice of non-compliance, which has resulted in a double-digit percentage downdraft in...

Intrigue and Revolt Grip Cannabis Powerhouse Canopy Growth


There were bizarre developments at publicly-traded cannabis company Canopy Growth Corporation on Wednesday. Canopy Growth announced that co-CEO and founder Bruce Linton would “step down as co-CEO." Yet Bruce Linton called into CNBC later that day and told the business news network: “I think stepping down might not be the right phrase. I was terminated.” Canopy Growth further announced that Mark...

Avoid These 3 High-Risk Cannabis Stocks Like the Plague

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By CCN: Cannabis stocks are all the rage following last year's explosion in the sector. With legalization gaining steam in both the U.S. and Canada, investors are piling into these companies as if they are going to be the next great money-making scheme. The problem is most of these stocks aren't worth real green. They are only worth what the market says they are worth, and that value is going to...

3 High-Flying Cannabis Stocks with Potential Gains Yet to Be Unleashed

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By CCN: Over the last 12 months, there has been tremendous hype on cannabis stocks. The widespread legalization in some states in the U.S. and all of Canada caused many stocks related to the pot industry to skyrocket. The surge has been deemed by some as the new gold rush. If you feel like you got left behind, don’t worry. Some cannabis stocks have corrected over the last few months, and they’re...

Canada's Pot Flip-Flop Puts Pressure on Upstart Cannabis Stocks

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By CCN: Health Canada is fed up with issuing cannabis growing licenses that weren’t actually being used to grow cannabis. As a result, new applicants looking to sell, produce, or process cannabis must already have a complete and compliant facility. The rush to cash in on legalized cannabis, and the ease with which Health Canada licenses could be obtained, led to more than 100 applicants rushing...

Warren Buffett Is Wrong on Cannabis And It's Hurting Coca-Cola's Stock

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By CCN: In an interview with Fox Business, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger of Berkshire Hathaway revealed they would not be a fan of Coca-Cola getting into the cannabis business. Munger said: “It would be a big mistake. [Coca-Cola has] got such a wholesome image and cannabis doesn’t. It’s that simple.” Buffett added: "There's something in everybody's mind in the world practically about Coca...

How Kim Kardashian's CBD-Fix Could Set Cannabis Stocks on Fire

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By CCN: Everything Kim Kardashian touches seems to turn to gold. This could be true for investments, too, including cannabis stocks such as Aurora Cannabis (ACB). Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting baby No. 4, and the mom-to-be is suffering from some anxiety. It's nothing a little cannabidiol, or CBD, couldn't cure, such as the kind made by Aurora Cannabis. The Kardashian-Wests are...

Smoked Out Cannabis Stock Tilray Could Get High on YOLO

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By CCN: The bigger they are, the harder they fall. This has certainly been the case for cannabis stock Tilray, which was all the rage in 2018 but has had the wind knocked out of it lately. Tilray's stock has shed approximately one-fifth of its value in April alone. The longer-term performance is worse, with the stock suffering declines of 28% year-to-date. A new cannabis ETF with the trading...