The Only Cannabis Stock I’d Buy Today

If you were to say that Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA)(NYSE:APHA) was going to be my top cannabis stock a year ago, I would have laughed. A year ago, the situation was very different for this top pot stock. The company was mired in controversy, with the word “acquisition” even being thrown around now and again. Today, however, with the COVID-19 pandemic striking all…

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Big Tobacco Is Betting $2 Billion on This Pot Stock

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) is one of the largest tobacco producers in the world. Its size is truly remarkable. Last quarter, despite the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the company generated more than $5 billion in sales. It also produced a quarterly profit of nearly $2 billion, up 38% year over year. Those profits help service an 8.6% dividend. If you…

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Is It Time to Buy a Cannabis Rebound?

It would be really nice to blame the current downward spiral within the cannabis industry on the pandemic, but that simply isn’t the case. Since legalization in October of 2018, the entire industry has gone down almost across the board. Companies that soared from penny stock status to even triple digits within two years have now levelled out. Today, it’s…

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Cannabis Investors: A Boom Is Coming

It’s official. The cannabis bubble has definitely burst. Across the board even the biggest cannabis stocks have come crashing down. Even before the pandemic, these stocks were in trouble. Now that COVID-19 is still sweeping the world, these cannabis stocks have an incredibly long road ahead. However, there are a few signs of life out there that investors should look…

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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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Will Cannabis Stocks Prove Defensive in a COVID-19-Induced Recession?

Cannabis stocks took a beating during a coronavirus-induced market crash that deepened in March amid heightened and legitimate investor fears of a near-term economic recession. My prior proposition was that the marijuana industry could prove resilient during economic down turns. Will cannabis stocks prove defensive? Cannabis-resilient… like alcohol? Beer and alcohol demand usually remains strong during economic downturns, which makes…

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Coronavirus Meltdown: Sell These Stocks Now

Coronavirus fears are rattling the market. While some are predicting a quick rebound, as time goes on, those hopes are being dashed. International experts now worry that social distancing measures may persist through the end of 2020, which could lead to massive layoffs and the shuttering of thousands of small businesses. Larger companies won’t be spared. Some were hoping to…

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This Pot Stock Could Benefit From a Recession

While the coronavirus collapse has hit the market hard, one pot stock could actually gain from the turmoil. When cannabis stocks were surging in 2018, investors were expecting growth across the board. By 2019, most companies had seen their valuations fall by at least 50%. Many marijuana producers were building grow facilities for the first time, and revenue forecasts turned…

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2 Pot Stocks That Can Survive the Coronavirus Crash

Pot stocks were crushed during the 2019 marijuana downturn. The 2020 coronavirus pandemic has made a bad situation worse. Many investors are hoping that the coronavirus crash will be a brief affair. Encouraging data points from China and South Korea prove that the pandemic can be contained, but countries like the U.S. and Canada could be weeks or months away…

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