CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST): How Low Could the Stock Price Go?

CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) is the latest marijuana stock to be hit by a major scandal. Investors who are following the story are wondering if they should take a contrarian position in the shares or avoid the stock altogether. Background CannTrust is the target of a Health Canada investigation that came about as the apparent result of a tip from a…

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The CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Scandal Has Now Gotten Even Worse

CannTrust Holdings Inc (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) has been facing no shortage of issues lately, and things have gotten even worse for the company. On Monday, we learned in another update from the cannabis company that it had been notified that it was once again non-compliant, this time at its Vaughan location. CannTrust has already run into issues with its Pelham facility and is…

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What CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Taught Us About the Cannabis Industry

In the wake of the most recent scandal within the marijuana industry, CannTrust  (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) has become a headline focus over the last two weeks. The company is under fire after Health Canada’s audit, where they discovered five unlicensed rooms in its Niagara Facility where CannTrust had been growing marijuana. The company now has a significant quantity of its cannabis inventory…

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3 Impacts of the CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Debacle

CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) stock has been plummeting ever since it was revealed that the company sold unlicensed cannabis and circumvented regulations for selling legal marijuana. The stock has shed over three-fourths of its value since March, and it doesn’t seem like the end is in sight just yet.  Reports suggest that the company was cultivating and selling unlicensed cannabis from…

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CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Scandal Hurts the Marijuana Industry

The shares of CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) are down 60.73% year to date. It’s hard to imagine the stock of a major cannabis player falling by this much when the sector’s organic growth is underway. CannTrust’s admission of wrongdoing this month is the latest disgrace to hit the cannabis space. The scandal could hurt the marijuana industry. The cannabis producers are…

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Another Big Cannabis Company Just Got Into Trouble With a Regulator

The cannabis industry has been a bit of a soap opera this month. From Canopy Growth Co-CEO Bruce Linton being let go to CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) allegedly putting up fake walls and misleading Health Canada about where and how much pot it was growing, there’s been no shortage of headlines recently. The problem is that the negative press has sent pot stocks into…

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Could CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Face Criminal Charges?

CannTrust Holdings Inc.  (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) recently submitted its official response to Health Canada in relation to violations that the regulator found at its Pelham, Ontario location. Now, the company must wait for a decision while Health Canada makes a decision on what to do next. As a spokesman from Health Canada said that it wouldn’t hesitate to take action that would…

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Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED) CEO Ousted: Is the Stock Still a Buy?

The departure of the embattled Bruce Linton from Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED)(NYSE:CGC) on July 3 seems to be hurting the largest cannabis company in the world. The company’s founder was mainly responsible for Canopy’s growth for the past six years. Today, there’s doubt as to whether investors should still buy WEED. Linton left the company with 5.6 million square feet of…

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Health Canada Just Revoked the Licence of a Cannabis Operator: Is CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Next?

This week, we learned that Agrima Botanicals had its cannabis licence revoked, becoming the first company to lose its licence. Agrima first had its licence suspended last fall after regulators found that “unauthorized activities” had taken place. It’s a little unnerving for CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) investors that might be wondering if their company might be facing a similar fate after…

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Should Investors Sell This Cannabis Stock After a Health Canada Setback?

It’s been a rough week for Canadian cannabis producer CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) and, of course, for its shareholders. The Ontario-based company is the latest cannabis producer to join the list of pot companies involved in scandal. In CannTrust’s case, the company admitted before opening bell on July 8 that its Niagara greenhouse was found to be non-compliant by Health Canada. Not…

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