News on Marijuana Stocks & Public Cannabis Companies:

Sample cannabis-related stocks selected by MMJ Business Daily based on daily trading volume, share price, and/or financial transparency.
June 26, 2014

Bhang Terminates Relationship With Mentor Capital

One of the most eye-opening financing deals in the cannabis industry has fallen apart. Edibles manufacturer Bhang Chocolate is terminating an agreement to sell a majority stake in the company [click to continue...]

June 20, 2014

UK Company Raising $148M to Advance CBD Drug

British drug maker GW Pharmaceuticals plans to raise $148 million from U.S. investors to advance an epilepsy drug that uses cannabidiol (CBD). The company will sell 1.7 million American Depository [click to continue...]

June 17, 2014

Investors Warned About Canadian Cannabis Stocks

Canadian securities officials are warning investors to be cautious of publicly traded medical marijuana companies. In a release, the Canadian Securities Administrators said that public companies could be misleading investors [click to continue...]

June 2, 2014

Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists Still Shy Away From Cannabis

Some venture capitalists in Silicon Valley are still hesitant to invest in the cannabis industry, and at least one well-known investor blamed the industry's current image for the lack of [click to continue...]

May 23, 2014

Week in Review: Bank to Gamble on MMJ + Unusual Licensing Process & Cannabis Stocks Under Fire

By Chris Walsh A bank indicates it will roll out the welcome mat for medical marijuana businesses, Nevada's largest county reveals a "Shark Tank"-esque process for evaluating MMJ applicants and [click to continue...]

April 21, 2014

Q&A With Advanced Cannabis Solutions CFO Christopher Taylor on SEC Trading Halt

By Fred Dreier Cannabis companies that trade on the public markets have had a rough go of it in recent weeks. After a stellar first quarter in which many cannabis [click to continue...]

April 14, 2014

Public Companies Setting Sights on Medical Marijuana Cultivation, Edibles

By Chris Walsh Publicly traded companies in the cannabis space have traditionally shied away from handling marijuana directly, focusing instead on hemp-based products and ancillary offerings such as growing equipment [click to continue...]

March 27, 2014

SEC Suspends Trading of Cannabis Stock

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has temporarily halted trading of a cannabis company's stock over concerns that "undisclosed affiliates and shareholders" unlawfully distributed shares. Advanced Cannabis Solutions - which [click to continue...]

January 31, 2014

HempMedsPX Inks $1 Million Order Via New Distribution Channel

Could home-based businesses – think Amway and Avon – be viable distribution channels for cannabis-related products? HempMedsPX believes so. The company has inked a two-year agreement with an unnamed “home-based [click to continue...]

January 13, 2014

Guest Column: 5 Ways Publicly Traded Cannabis Companies Can Gain Credibility With Investors

By Alan Brochstein Publicly traded cannabis stocks are off to an incredible start this year, with many of them doubling or tripling and some increasing by as much as tenfold. [click to continue...]

January 2, 2014

Marijuana Stocks Surge 20%-80% as Investor Optimism Over Cannabis Swells

Shares of public cannabis companies started off 2014 with a bang, posting huge gains on the first day of trading since the successful launch of recreational marijuana stores in Colorado. [click to continue...]