Canopy Growth Stock Lagged the TSX by 5.7% in March

Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED)(NYSE:CGC) stock price was already in the throes of despair before the coronavirus crisis. The stock had already fallen dramatically from late 2018/early 2019 highs as the cannabis bubble burst. In March, Canopy Growth stock price continued to underperform the TSX, lagging it by 5.7%. During the month of March, all eyes were on developments related to the…

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Coronavirus Market Meltdown: Buy Canopy Growth Stock for Defensive Pot Status

Speculations on whether the cannabis industry is a defensive, non-cyclical consumer staple producer with resilient sales that remain strong during economic recessions will settle when financial results for the first calendar quarter of 2020 start creeping in. Until then, should cannabis investors consider industry leader Canopy Growth’s (TSX:WEED)(NYSE:CGC) stock a defensive play during the ongoing coronavirus-induced economic meltdown? Canopy Growth…

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The Cannabis Connection to Coronavirus

That Canadians are stressed shouldn’t come as much of a shock. After all, the COVID-19 crisis has sent stocks plummeting, one in three Canadians worry they won’t make rent or mortgage payments, and thousands of people have lost their jobs. It’s therefore little wonder that some Canadians have turned to cannabis for stress relief. Canadians have flooded online cannabis retail…

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Gold and Cannabis: Trading Strategies in the Coming Months

As we continue on in the 11th year of economic expansion since the financial crisis, many investors (myself included) believe we may be headed toward difficult times in the next 12-24 months. If the market continues to roll along, I will be dead wrong, but the long-gold, short-cannabis trade is one that I think represents shifting sentiments in the markets.…

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Canadian Cannabis: Is Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED) Stock Still a Buy Right Now?

It used to be profitability that signified a Canadian cannabis stock’s biggest buy signal. Right now, though, it’s cash runway. Profitability is still crucial, but cash is key in the race for survival. And not all Canadian cannabis stocks are going to survive. “Survive now, thrive later” is the name of the game. So, which companies are likeliest to get…

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If You’re Going to Buy Weed, Buy It in Aggregate

If you haven’t noticed, Canadian cannabis producers are risky to own. The same volatility that allowed these companies to double on a weekly basis has allowed some of the same names to halve a weekly basis. Here’s my take on why investors looking to invest in cannabis ought to buy the Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) tracking the sector: the Horizons Marijuana…

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Why Canopy Growth Is Still the Best Pot Stock

Many times, one might later realize, size really does matter. In the case of Canada’s cannabis sector, Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED)(NYSE:CGC) is the 800-pound gorilla in the room, which has helped stabilize the company’s valuation relative to its peers recently. Shares of Canopy are down significantly from their peak. However, Canopy shares haven’t decreased in the 80%-90% range like many…

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Why the Canopy Growth (WEED) Stock Price Fell 15.5% in February

Marijuana stocks certainly have enough problems these days without adding coronavirus fears to the mix. Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED)(NYSE:CGC) is down almost 40% since January 2019. While it remains a leader in the cannabis industry, times are tough. Canopy Growth has felt the sting of a troubled legalization process in Canada and an oversupply of cannabis. Add to this a general…

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Canopy Growth’s (TSX:WEED) CEO Cracks the Whip: Will the Stock Price Jump?

Canadian marijuana giant Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED)(NYSE:CGC) made the big announcement that it’s shutting down two very large greenhouses and laying off about 500 employees as it undergoes an organizational and strategic review that could positively impact the company’s stock price in the long term. Newly installed CEO David Klein is a strong numbers man. It was only a matter of…

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Is This the Perfect Time to Buy Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED) Stock?

Investing isn’t just about being right; it’s also about being right at the perfect time. In the early 90s you could have predicted that the rising crop of internet startups were likely to create trillions of dollars in value over their lifetime. However, if you’d invested in these companies right away, you would have probably lost all your money in…

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