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.

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 …

Marijuana REIT to invest up to $15M in Maryland cultivation site

Bart Schaneman  | May 5, 2017

Innovative Industrial Properties, a cannabis-focused real estate investment trust (REIT), said it has agreed to purchase a partially developed property in Capitol Heights, Maryland, and plans to invest up to $15 million in a medical cannabis cultivation facility there.

The building on the site, once completed, is expected to total about 72,000 square …

Cannabis-centric ETF begins trading on Toronto Stock Exchange

Bart Schaneman  | April 6, 2017

A marijuana exchange-traded fund – billed as the world’s first – began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Wednesday, the latest sign the cannabis industry is becoming more of a mainstream sector.

The newly launched Horizons Medical Marijuana Life Sciences ETF packages the stocks of 14 marijuana-related businesses into one security, CBC News reported. …

Another Canadian medical cannabis producer goes public

John Schroyer  | March 22, 2017

Adding to a growing trend among licensed Canadian medical marijuana producers, Hydropothecary Corp. went public Tuesday.

The Quebec-based company started trading on the TSX Venture Exchange after completing a reverse takeover with BFK Capital Corp. last week, the Financial Post reported.

Hydropothecary shares opened at 1.82 Canadian dollars ($1.36) and closed at CA$1.55 …