Marijuana Stocks & Public Companies

Marijuana Business Stock Ticker

Chris Walsh  | April 30, 2015
More than 100 marijuana stocks are currently listed on NASDAQ. Click to see our chart of the most relevant ones.

AmeriCann Invests $6.7M in Massachusetts MJ Facilities

Omar Sacirbey  | April 14, 2016

AmeriCann, a Denver medical marijuana company, is investing nearly $7 million in a dispensary and a grow facility in two southern coastal Massachusetts towns, according to the Taunton Gazette.

The cultivation technology and real estate company is under contract to purchase a nearly 1 million-square-foot site for a medical marijuana grow and processing facility …

MassRoots Taking Another Stab at Nasdaq Listing

Omar Sacirbey  | April 11, 2016

MassRoots, the popular social network for cannabis enthusiasts, is taking another shot at getting listed on the Nasdaq.

The Colorado-based company filed an S-1 registration form on Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise up to $6.5 million by selling shares and warrants – a key part of the process for getting listed on the …

GW Pharmaceuticals Could Make Major Splash in U.S. Cannabis Industry

Omar Sacirbey  | March 30, 2016

By Omar Sacirbey

A British company that develops cannabis-based medicine is on the verge of a major breakthrough that could ripple across the U.S. marijuana industry.

GW Pharmaceuticals will likely seek FDA approval in the fourth quarter of this year to sell an epilepsy drug derived from marijuana, according to an analyst who follows the company.

Study Results Send GW Pharma’s Stock Soaring

Omar Sacirbey  | March 14, 2016

A British maker of cannabis-based drugs revealed some sorely needed good news on Monday, announcing that an epilepsy medicine it created has successfully treated a severe form of epilepsy in children, according to Reuters.

In a clinical study, GW Pharmaceuticals said its Epidiolex syrup reduced the monthly number of seizures in children with Dravet’s …

Oakland Dispensary Shares To Be Publicly Traded

Omar Sacirbey  | January 13, 2016
By Omar Sacirbey

Following a brutal 2015 for marijuana stocks, the cannabis investment sector has something to smile about to start the new year. The stock markets will soon welcome a U.S. dispensary to the ranks of the publicly traded: Black Oak Gallery, better known as Blüm Oakland.

Chart of the Week: Cannabis Stocks End 2015 With Bumps, Bruises

Becky Olson  | January 11, 2016

By Becky Olson

Last year was a tumultuous one for cannabis stocks, further deterring institutional investors from getting involved in a notoriously high-risk sector.

A sampling of 12 stocks analyzed by Marijuana Business Daily started the year off strong, collectively rising about 27% during the first few weeks of 2015.

Medicine Man Technologies Nears Stock Listing

Omar Sacirbey  | December 24, 2015

Medicine Man Technologies, a Colorado-based cannabis consulting firm tied to the family behind two high-profile marijuana stores, received clearance from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority on Tuesday to become a publicly traded company.

Its shares will trade on the over-the-counter markets, possibly as soon as mid-January, according to company founder and chief operating officer Brett Roper.

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Week in Review: CBD Setback in Florida, Progress for Marijuana Research & Cannabis Stock Slump?

John Schroyer  | December 18, 2015

By Omar Sacirbey and John Schroyer

Legal challenges threaten to further delay Florida’s CBD program, a new institute in the Czech Republic promises to spur medical cannabis research, and a federal interest rate hike could impact marijuana stocks.

Here’s a closer look at several notable developments in the marijuana industry over the past week.

Cannabis Social Network Clears First Hurdle to Nasdaq Listing

Omar Sacirbey  | November 5, 2015

By Omar Sacirbey

A fast-growing social network for marijuana users is entering a key phase in its quest to get listed on the Nasdaq, which would mark a groundbreaking development for the cannabis industry and MJ stocks at large.

Going Public Comes With Unexpected Potholes, Pitfalls for Cannabis Entrepreneurs

John Schroyer  | October 15, 2015

By John Schroyer

Taking a marijuana company public is often viewed as a great exit strategy, usually by entrepreneurs who are dreaming of a big payout.

It can also be a quick route to disaster, however, especially in situations involving a reverse merger – the most common method of going public in the marijuana space.