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Sample cannabis-related stocks selected by Marijuana Business Daily based on daily trading volume, share price, and/or financial transparency.
March 2, 2015

Chart of the Week: 2014 Performance of Cannabis Stocks By Quarter

By Marijuana Business Daily staff Cannabis stocks proved lucrative at the beginning of 2014, but the chances of a solid return deteriorated in the second half of the year. An [click to continue...]

February 24, 2015

Report: Outlook for MJ Stocks Strong, But Many Could Stumble

Institutional investors will put money into cannabis stocks this year, though many publicly traded MJ businesses could eventually fail because of poor fundamentals, according to a report from a New [click to continue...]

February 12, 2015

HempMeds to Add 100 Employees as Part of Expansion

HempMeds, a subsidiary of Medical Marijuana Inc., is planning some aggressive moves to expand this year. The company said it expects to add roughly 100 employees in 2015 to its [click to continue...]

February 5, 2015

Class-Action Lawsuits Send Medbox Shares Lower, Highlight Risks of Going Public

By John Schroyer Medbox Inc., one of the most prominent publicly traded companies in the cannabis space, is grappling with an issue that could become more common in the marijuana [click to continue...]

January 29, 2015

SEC Gives Green Light to Marijuana Company’s Stock Registration

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has approved a share registration by a company that will engage in the cultivation and sale of marijuana, which could encourage other businesses that [click to continue...]

January 12, 2015

Surna Acquires Majority Stake in Agrisoft for $4 Million

Two notable names in the cannabis industry are teaming up. Surna Inc., a publicly traded firm listed on the over-the-counter markets, has signed an agreement to acquire a 66% stake [click to continue...]

December 31, 2014

Cannabis Sativa Adds Another Former Political Bigwig

Some say that business and politics don’t mix, but one cannabis company is betting they go together just fine. Cannabis Sativa – headed by former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson [click to continue...]

December 26, 2014

Week in Review: Ruling on Delivery App, Boost for MMJ Stocks + MA Businesses Gearing Up

By John Schroyer and Tony C. Dreibus A smartphone app that facilitates medical marijuana deliveries is ordered to cease operations in Los Angeles, two publicly traded companies help build credibility [click to continue...]

December 23, 2014

GW Pharmaceuticals Added to Nasdaq Biotech Index

GW Pharmaceuticals, a United Kingdom-based company that develops CBD-rich treatments, has been added to the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index (NBI). The NBI tracks the performance of a set of securities traded [click to continue...]

December 22, 2014

Terra Tech’s SEC Approval Good News for MJ Industry

A recent move by the Securities and Exchange Commission could fuel investor interest in marijuana stocks and encourage dispensaries, cultivation businesses and edibles producers to go public. The SEC last [click to continue...]

December 15, 2014

PharmaCan IPO Indication of Interest in Canadian MMJ

Canadian medical marijuana holding and investing company PharmaCan Capital is scheduled to go public next week, highlighting investor interest in a market expected to hit C$1.3 billion (US$1.12 billion) in [click to continue...]