Canopy (TSX:WEED) and Aurora (TSX:ACB): Two Industry Juggernauts With Very Different Strategies

As the Canadian cannabis space has begun to enter a new phase, it is interesting to look back at how we got here. An initial frantic arms race to accumulate as much production capacity as possible eventually gave way to the reality that demand would be a lot slower to migrate to the legal market than market participants had hoped.…

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Worried About Bankruptcies? Avoid This Surprising Sector

If you’re worried about bankruptcies, be sure to avoid cinemas, cannabis, and grocery retail. “Whoa, whoa, whoa,” some of you may think. “Grocery retail is in the same bucket as movie theatre and cannabis businesses?” Anyone who has read any of my previous work over the past couple of years knows my thoughts on the long-term future of the mass…

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Investor Alert: The Key Factor That No One Thinks About

I’ve been extremely vocal in the past about the shareholder value destruction that was taking place during the cannabis bubble, which popped last year. I think sentiment has shifted so dramatically now that it warrants some continued discussion and reflection. Cannabis acquisitions Companies in the Canadian cannabis sector were paying premiums of 50-100% or more on a regular basis to…

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We’re Months Away From Bankruptcies in the Cannabis Sector

In early 2019, if someone were to suggest that by the end of 2020, we’d start seeing bankruptcies in Canada’s cannabis sector, you would most certainly have concluded they were smoking something. Here we are a year later, and these concerns don’t seem so far-fetched. Cannabis companies have exhibited a general lack of fiscal prudence over the past year. Examples…

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This Is the Most Important Driver for Cannabis Investors!

For cannabis investors who continue to hold positions in any of Canada’s cannabis producers, every news cycle seems to bring unwanted negative news, driving volatility in the sector and valuations lower, as many take money off the table after a wild ride that has seen valuations reach astronomical levels. Determining what precisely has driven this volatility and scared many investors…

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Top 5 Institutional Shareholders of Canopy Growth Corporation (NYSE: CGC)

Canopy Growth Corporation (NYSE: CGC) (TSX: WEED) has long been one of the leaders in the cannabis sector, alongside other major companies like Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB) and Aphria, Inc. (NYSE: APHA) (TSX: APHA). CGC is down nearly 7% year-to-date in 2020 already. In addition, the stock is heavily shorted, as seen with a short float of 21.31%.…

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How to Make Money From Massive Volatility in the Cannabis Sector in 2020

Talking about volatility in investing is often a one-sided conversation. In other words, most people expect a stock to go up or down, but typically in one direction. With the Canadian cannabis industry, any investor who has seen a stock chart of the Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences Index ETF (TSX:HMMJ) will know that volatility on both ends of the spectrum has…

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Can Hexo (TSX:HEXO) Stock Double Your Wealth in 2020?

Shares of Canada-based marijuana company Hexo (TSX:HEXO)(NYSE:HEXO) are currently trading at $1.98. The stock has lost over 80% since April 2019 and has been one of the worst-performing stocks in the cannabis sector since the start of 2019. But we know that the optimism surrounding Cannabis 2.0 coupled with the rollout of retail stores in Ontario will hold pot companies…

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Down 60% in 3 Months, Is Aurora Cannabis (TSX:ACB) a Buy?

Top Canadian cannabis stocks have received a beating in the second half of 2019. This is doubly concerning when we consider that the S&P/TSX Composite Index has soared to record highs this year. The cannabis sector has seen its share of disappointments since recreational use was legalized in October 2018. Today, I want to look at one of the biggest…

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Molson Coors (TSX:TPX.B) Could Strike It Rich in 2020 With New Cannabis Drinks

Molson Coors Canada Inc. (TSX:TPX.B)(NYSE:TAP) is one of the best-known beverage companies in Canada. Its roots stretch back to 1786, when John Molson founded the Molson Brewery, the oldest brewery in North America as well as Canada’s second-oldest company. Today, Molson has expanded globally, with dozens of brands and millions of annual customers. Despite its long and storied history, 2020…

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