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In many countries around the world, taking a “hit” of marijuana is still prohibited and the sale of weed is considered a criminal activity. However, recent changes in law, medical science, and public perception has made Marijuana the next big business. From what used to be seen as a legal…

Cannabis has been a hot topic in cultures around the world for centuries. You can walk around smoking a blunt in some towns, while others will punish you harshly for even discussing drugs. Look at the U.S. - even with a legal state-issued medical card, you can’t bring your medication…

Banks are like religions, people are often born into them. The usual story is: at age 13 the parents bring their early teen to their bank to set up a chequing account and by age 19 the teen gets a credit card with the bank and the lifelong bond begins.…

Canadians came out in droves on October 17th for the first day of legal cannabis in Canada. Although the weed market was down on Wednesday, consumers were lined up around the country to get their first taste of legal cannabis. Here is a quick look at 5 of the Canadian…

Desert Hot Springs in California has the potential to turn into the Silicon Valley of Cannabis industry. It is fast becoming a local hub for the booming pot enterprise. Marijuana market research company Arcview Group said this state comprise over ¼ of legal pot sales in all 50 American states and Canada.

Today both Canadian cannabis giants Aurora (ACB.T) and Aphria (APH.T) announced they would be uplisting to the NYSE. In typical non-promo Aphria fashion the company has not put out a press release, the announcement came via a Form-40-F from the United States Security exchange. Aphria investors reacted with humor as…

With the vast amount of wealth and technology available in our modern society, it's surprising that 40% of edible food is wasted in the USA per year. One of the main issues contributing to this problem is logistics. Moving food and pharma products long distances is a logistical nightmare as conditions have to…

Today marks October 17th, the legalization of The Canadian Cannabis Act comes into effect. Many consumers have had this date marked on their calendar for the last few months, however, for investors this day has been pretty average. This makes sense as this day doesn't directly effect the cannabis companies…

40% of edible food is wasted in the USA per year, an annual loss of $218 billion. Climate change and sustainability continue to be some of the most talked about issues on our planet today. One solution that was proposed was to buy local, or 'The 100 Mile Diet', but it didn't…

In today's market finding a company whose annual revenue matches its market cap is like finding a diamond in the rough. In hot sectors like blockchain, cannabis and tech it's become commonplace for pre revenue companies to have marketcaps in the billions. The Vancouver based fintech company Mogo (MOGO.Q) is…

Back in August of this year Namaste Technologies CEO Sean Dollinger went on a weekly Namaste 420 livestream to announce that Namaste had been accepted onto the NASDAQ exchange, the second tier to be more specific. This was a shocking revelation as the company had only put out news earlier…

What makes cannabis stocks so difficult to invest in is the archaic and ever-changing laws that surround it. A normal business supply chain - the kind that Amazon or Walmart have in place - is efficient nearly across the globe, but transporting marijuana (especially in bulk) is a harshly punishable…

One of the biggest problems in growing cannabis is the legal status which forces large indoor grows. This means costs of electricity and water per square foot matter, and it’s not just financial. The ecological effects are important too. Replacing natural sunlight and rainwater with generated versions creates greenhouse gases,…

Last week DMG Blockchain (DMGI.V)  0.30 (0.01 3.45%)  put out a press release with a title that may have gotten lost in the stack, however, we did some digging and what we found was surprising. On the surface it looks as though IBM is entering the blockchain space, but it also appears that (IBM.N) 129.47(-1.08 -0.83%)  is interested in the…

“PHASE I OF THE LEGAL CANNABIS SECTOR IS COMING TO A CLOSE. MASSIVE GREENHOUSES AND THOUSANDS OF KG’S OF FUNDED CAPACITY ARE GETTING LESS RELEVANT BY THE DAY IN A SATURATED MARKET. PHASE II WILL BE ABOUT PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT, DISTRIBUTION AND TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES.” Last week a top shelf cannabis CEO…

This morning the stock shot out of the gate and hit a high of $1.20, up from $0.74 on the open. The stock closed at $0.86 on just over 4 million shares traded. A gain of 38.7% on the day, this happened on a slow cannabis trading day. Symbol Name…

Retail cannabis is a serious business. This $55 billion industry is potentially bigger than video games, firearms, and even McDonald’s and Netflix. Despite cannabis stocks making millionaires like the Wolf of Weed Street, the industry still carries a stigma among some circles. Thanks to cult icons like Cheech & Chong…

Last week the cannabis industry saw two very similar IPO's that both generated a lot of hype. Top cannabis dogs brought their investment arms public last week; Canopy (WEED.T) through Canopy Rivers (RIV.T), and Aurora (ACB.T) through Australis. (AUSA.C). In the era of the Tilray, TGOD and Charlotte's Web IPO's,…

At different points of the day, two cannabis stocks: Tilray and Australis were both halted and both saw ridiculous highs and lows. For Tilray, we wrote a piece outlining its low float share structure where one man owns around 75 million of the 90 million shares out, using supply and…