Aurora Cannabis’s (TSX:ACB) Stock Price Underperforms CannTrust Holdings’s (TSX:TRST)

After a heavy beating in 2019, when cannabis firms’ shares fell 80% from their peak valuation to less than $2.80 at year-end, Aurora Cannabis’s (TSX:ACB)(NYSE:ACB) stock price hasn’t performed any better so far in 2020. Some investors may wish they had invested in an embattled CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) in January this year instead. During the first 20 days of 2020,…

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Could CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST) Stock Recover in 2020?

A beleaguered CannTrust Holdings’s (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) stock remains heavily beaten down today, even as the company appears much closer to regaining its licences and has preserved cash flow during the period with suspended operating licences. Shares traded around $1.20 exit 2019, and they had recorded an agonizing low of $0.99 a share recently — a price point too bearish, even after…

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My Worst Investment Decision in 2019

Disbelief, outright denial, and a fear of booking losses too early can be costly mental biases as far as investment decision making is concerned, and resultant capital losses may prove more permanent than we desire. These mental states may have significantly influenced a hold decision on Canadian cannabis firm CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) when everyone else was bailing out of the…

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Could CannTrust Shares Double in Value?

CannTrust Holdings Inc (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) has gone through a lot of turmoil since July when we first learned of the company’s illegal growing operations. Since then, shares have fallen by more than 75% in value. However, with such a massive drop in price, there’s definitely room for a big recovery for CannTrust – if it can get its cannabis licence reinstated, which would…

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Layoffs, Licences, and Losses: Inside CannTrust’s (TSX:TRST) Horrible Year

CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) has been one of the worst-performing cannabis stocks of 2019. Down 78% year to date, it has dramatically underperformed the Horizons Medical Marijuana Index ETF, which tracks the cannabis sector has a whole. CannTrust’s 2019 slide has been driven by a series of unfortunate events, some of which call into question the company’s ability to keep selling cannabis.…

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Can CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Stock Double Your Money?

CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) could be one big cannabis name that blemished the industry reputation much more than any other due to its size, popularity, and the nature of its premeditated regulations violation, but the stock is a potentially rewarding contrarian buy for traders today, as shares could double. As I argued in an opinion piece earlier, the stage has been…

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Did CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Investors Just Get Some Great News?

Ever since we learned that CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) was in violation of Health Canada’s regulations, it’s been nothing but a headache for the company’s shareholders. Since July, the stock has lost more than 70% of its value, destroying many portfolios along the way. It certainly hasn’t helped that the scandal grew in size. Not only have multiple sites gotten into…

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Marijuana Investors: The CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Situation Just Got Much Worse

In the past year, CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:TRST) has become the black sheep of the cannabis family. Thanks to a regulatory scandal that resulted in several holds on its product and revocation of its licence, the stock went into a death spiral in the markets. As of this writing, the stock is down 87% from its peak 2019 closing price and has…

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Did Regulators Let CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Get Off Too Easy?

CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) shrouded the cannabis industry in scandal after authorities found secret grow rooms and unauthorized inventory in CannTrust facilities. Illegal marijuana producers use similar tactics to distribute the product in the black market. The news brought the stock down from its 52-week high of $15.50 to the current price of $1.20. Legalizing an entire industry presents many challenges,…

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Why CannTrust (TSX:TRST) Stock Fell 35% in September

Several stocks in the cannabis sector have lost considerable market value in the last 12 months. Investor optimism drove cannabis shares towards record highs prior to marijuana legalization for recreational use in Canada. Soon after, investors started to sweat over the valuations of cannabis stocks, sending them spiraling downwards. But few stocks have burnt investor money as CannTrust (TSX:TRST)(NYSE:CTST) has…

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