Archive: marijuana

There’s big news out of Illinois and the FDA this week. Illinois legalized recreational marijuana and the FDA had a hearing on CBD regulations.

Small Cannabis Stocks Worth Paying Attention To

By Allison Brickell on June 3, 2019

Canopy Growth Corp., Tilray and other heavy hitters aren’t the only companies cannabis investors should pay attention to.
In this week’s Mailbag, the Early Investing team breaks down liquidity and crunches the numbers on jobs in the marijuana industry.

News Fix: The FDA Opens Up the Cannabis Conversation

By Allison Brickell on June 1, 2019

This week, the FDA held its first public hearing on cannabis regulation, Illinois voted to legalize marijuana and another person has filed a copyright claim on bitcoin’s white paper.
TransferWise doesn't plan on going public soon, so it conducted a secondary share sale at a $3.5 billion valuation to reward its early investors and employees.
Earnings reports can reveal a lot about a company’s health. Here’s how to analyze them.
The opioid epidemic is a nationwide crisis. But three states that have legalized medical marijuana are seeing a more positive trend.
The Early Investing team explains why politicians are dropping the ball on pot legalization and how convertible notes work.
In the news this week, former NFL players get into the weed business, Marc Andreessen’s Long-Term Stock Exchange gets SEC approval and Mark Mobius changes his mind.
Canopy Growth’s deal to buy Acreage Holdings has hit a snag, and New Jersey is mired in petty politics.
In this week's News Fix: MIT and Harvard receive money for cannabis research, Tesla is raising more than $1 billion, Facebook's audacious crypto plans have been leaked, and Canada and Singapore have completed a cross-border blockchain payment.
The Early Investing team answers questions about what startup accelerators do and why weed users leave the black market.
Carl's Jr. is testing a CBD-infused sauce in Colorado and Wall Street has caught IPO fever.
I used to think the farm life was simple. But I’ve finally accepted that farming isn’t a romantic profession - it’s a data-driven industry.
In the news this week, California is facing pot delivery troubles, Uber is getting ready to IPO and Congress is allowing a monopoly on tax preparation.

Cannabis Moms Strike Back

By Adam Sharp on April 12, 2019

This week, we attended the Cannabis Science Conference. Here are my inspiring takeaways about the future of cannabis.