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Is Cresco Labs Stock a Buy?

When you think about marijuana stocks, popular Canadian cannabis companies including Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) and Canopy Growth (NYSE: CGC) likely come to mind. Illinois-based Cresco Labs (OTC: CRLBF) had an impressive start to the year with its first-quarter results, and it continued to shine with its stunning second-quarter results, reported on Aug. 20. Shares of Cresco are down 20% so far this year,…

Better Marijuana Stock: Aphria vs. Aurora Cannabis

Canadian cannabis sales are continuing to balloon amidst the coronavirus pandemic. The latest data from Statistics Canada show that in June, retail sales topped 201 million Canadian dollars and were up 8% from May’s total sales. Despite their historic difficulties in generating cash, paying off debts, and avoiding massive writedowns, Aphria (NASDAQ: APHA) and Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) could be poised…

Final Court Order Hearing

iAnthus Capital Holdings, Inc. (“iAnthus” or the “Company”) (CSE: IAN), (OTCQX: ITHUF), which owns, operates and partners with regulated cannabis operations across the United States, reminds Secured Noteholders, Unsecured Debentureholders, Equityholders (each as defined below) and any other interested party, that the Company and ICM (as defined below) will attend a hearing (the “Hearing”) before the Supreme Court of British…

Acreage Obtains Final Order for Amended Plan of Arrangement with Canopy Growth and Confirms Record Date for Acreage Shareholders Entitled to Receive the Upfront Payment

Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) and Acreage Holdings, Inc. (“Acreage”) (CSE:ACRG.U, OTCQX: ACRGF, FSE:0VZ) (together, the “Companies”) are pleased to announce that Acreage has obtained a final order from the Supreme Court of British Columbia approving the previously announced amended arrangement under section 288 of the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) involving Canopy Growth (the “Amended…

420 with CNW – Vermont Assembly Approves Expanding Marijuana Expungement, Decriminalization Provisions

Last Friday, the Vermont House gave an early approval to a proposal that would issue automatic expungements of cannabis convictions, thus allowing people to possess and also grow more marijuana without the risk of getting jailed for a longer time than is allowed. In the bill, people who have been convicted for cannabis possession for amounts up to 2 ounces,…

CannabisNewsBreaks – Pure Extract Technologies Inc. Poised as ‘Psychedelic Events Are Going Mainstream’

Pure Extract Technologies, a private, plant-based extraction company, is well positioned to partner with organizations eyeing development in both functional and psychedelic products. The company’s entry into functional medicinal mushrooms and collaboration in the psychedelic space look to be appropriately timed for a sector experiencing rising popularity and growing investment. An article discussing this highlights excerpts from a recent “Forbes”…

CannabisNewsBreaks – Pac Roots Cannabis Corp. (CSE: PACR) Expands Portfolio to Add 250 Acres in Prestigious Fraser Valley Region

Pac Roots (CSE: PACR) (“PacRoots”), a Canadian cannabis company dedicated to producing premium-quality strains and products by leveraging a genetics-focused approach, today announced the closing of a share purchase agreement with 1088070 BC. LTD., a company existing under the laws of Canada (“1088”) and Dave Jonkman and Norm Tapp (together, the “1088 Shareholders” and each, a “1088 Shareholder”). Under the…

Dominion strike leaves central Newfoundland shoppers with no cannabis retailer

The almost four-week-old Dominion strike is turning into a major buzzkill for cannabis enthusiasts in central Newfoundland, who have been left with no retail outlets for miles. Dominion was granted the only two initial retail licenses for cannabis sales in the central part of the province, and the store’s contract dispute with Unifor Local 597 has led to the closure…

Canadian Cannabis Sales Accelerate in July to $232 Million

Statistics Canada released July retail sales for the country this morning, with very positive data for the cannabis sector, as overall cannabis sales grew 15% sequentially to C$231.6 million, up 116% from a year ago. The report detailed substantial growth in Ontario, which grew 23% to C$60.3 million, with the other large provinces, Alberta, British […] READ MORE: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/canadian-cannabis-sales-accelerate-in-july-to-232-million/

420 with CNW – Missouri Injects $2.1M from Medical Marijuana Taxes into Veterans’ Health Programs

For most states that legalized either recreational or medical cannabis, earning tax revenue wasn’t the endgame. Although sales tax wouldn’t hurt, especially now that the coronavirus pandemic has drastically affected the economy, plenty of states pledged to use some of the tax revenue derived from cannabis sales to fund social justice initiatives like health programs for military veterans. Missouri was…