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 gets $10M raise for Massachusetts MMJ project

John Schroyer  | September 8, 2017

Denver-based AmeriCann announced that it has secured $10 million in equity financing to help finalize the build-out of a massive Massachusetts medical cannabis cultivation operation.

The financing, from Mountain States Capital, will be mostly used on the company’s “flagship project,” a 1 million-square-foot multi-building MMJ cultivation and processing center in Freetown, 47 …

GW Pharma plans to expand marijuana operations in UK

John Schroyer  | August 29, 2017

One of the world’s biggest marijuanas companies – GW Phamaceuticals – is poised to get even bigger.

The company announced that it’s planning an expansion in the United Kingdom, including the cultivation and processing of non-psychoactive cannabis, The Telegraph of London reported.

GW Pharma’s plan stems from “anticipated demand” for a CBD-based …

Week in Review: Privateer’s big marijuana raise, Dixie’s edibles recall & a Roger Stone-spurred boycott

John Schroyer  | August 25, 2017

By Bart Schaneman and John Schroyer

Privateer Holdings raises $58 million for expansion of marijuana facilities, Dixie Elixirs recalls some edibles products, and Roger Stone’s role as a keynote speaker leads to boycotts of a cannabis conference.

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

MassRoots acquires CannaRegs in $12 million stock deal

John Schroyer  | August 23, 2017

Cannabis social media platform MassRoots announced Wednesday it has acquired CannaRegs, a website dedicated to helping marijuana companies stay on top of ever-changing industry regulations.

MassRoots – which trades on over-the-counter markets under the ticker symbol MSRT – purchased CannaRegs in a stock deal valued at roughly $12 million, according to a news …

Canadian cannabis stocks take hit after report

Matt Lamers  | August 4, 2017

Shares of the five licensed cannabis companies that trade on the the Toronto Stock Exchange were down Friday after reports surfaced that it could become harder for investors to deal in the shares of Canadian marijuana firms with U.S. assets.

According to the Globe and Mail, Canadian Depository for Securities (CDS) – a clearinghouse owned by …

Canadian stock exchanges looking at US cannabis investment policies

Omar Sacirbey  | June 13, 2017

Canadian marijuana executives and officials of two stock exchanges have been meeting about setting rules for investing in the U.S. cannabis sector.

According to the Canadian Press, attorneys representing publicly traded cannabis producers said “there is an unwritten rule” that companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange – the nation’s largest – and …

Billion-dollar fund manager plans MMJ investment trust

Bart Schaneman  | May 31, 2017

First Trust Portfolios, an Illinois-based fund manager that oversees more than $100 billion, has filed paperwork to establish an investment vehicle containing medical marijuana stocks.

The move underscores how mainstream investment firms increasingly are targeting the cannabis industry.

In a filing with the Security and Exchange Commission, First Trust spelled out its plans …