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.
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 read more...]

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 read more...]

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 read more...]

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 read more...]

December 11, 2013

GrowLife Hires Former Yahoo, Microsoft Exec

California-based GrowLife Inc., which sells cultivation equipment and operates hydroponics stores across the country, has hired a former executive with Yahoo and Microsoft to join its management team. Marco Hegyi [click to read more...]

November 23, 2013

Medical Marijuana Inc. Reports $7.9M Profit

Medical Marijuana Inc. reported net income of $7.9 million in the third quarter, a nearly sevenfold increase from $1.2 million a year ago. The publicly traded company, which develops a [click to read more...]

November 21, 2013

Cigarette Companies to Become ‘Budweiser’ of Marijuana?

In the coming years, major consumer-facing cannabis brands could arise as more states pass medical and recreational marijuana laws and the industry grows. And one Wall Street guru thinks he [click to read more...]

November 21, 2013

GrowLife Gets $40M Funding Commitment

GrowLife, a publicly traded company that makes software and equipment for the cultivation and sale of marijuana, will receive up to $40 million in funding from a Nevada private investment [click to read more...]

November 19, 2013

Abattis Names New CFO, COO

Publicly traded Canadian MMJ company Abattis Bioceuticals Corp. has named real estate and finance veteran Rene David to the posts of chief financial officer and chief operating officer. The move [click to read more...]

November 7, 2013

MedBox Hires Investment Bank for Strategic Options

Technology and consulting company MedBox Inc. announced today it has teamed up with the Santa Monica, Calif-based investment bank DelMorgan & Co to review its strategic options. MedBox said it [click to read more...]

October 18, 2013

Week in Review: 6 Takeaways From Recent PR Ordeals + Washington Cannabis Regulations

By Chris Walsh For the second time in five months, a prominent medical marijuana company has found itself on the defensive after critical postings online set investors on edge. Earlier [click to read more...]