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The Haymaker: Are Cannabis Stocks Finally Growing Up?

The contenders are separating from the pretenders, but there are still plenty of suckers ready to be hooked by a flashy claim.

Three Concrete Tips for Navigating the Hazy World of Cannabis Investing

By 2020, sales of legal cannabis in the United States and Canada are predicted to hit over $40 billion annually. These are the kind of new-industry numbers that tempt even the stock-market averse to consider how they might get in on the action, but investing in the legal cannabis world remains an iffy business.

As New York Relaxes Cannabis Rules, Industry Wants In

Eager to get in on what’s expected to be a booming industry, cannabis companies and investors are starting to flock to New York.

Aussie Cannabis Stocks Tumble as Optimism Outpaces Progress

Huge gains made by cannabis stocks earlier this year now appear to be evaporating.

Florida Attorney John Morgan Considering $100M Investment in MMJ

One of the biggest supporters of Florida’s successful push to legalize medicinal marijuana last November is now considering a $100 million investment.

Australian Cannabis Stocks Go Haywire Amid Secretive License Grants

What’s behind the volatility? It may come down to licenses—who has them and who doesn’t.

Could Synthetic Cannabinoids Topple Australia’s Cannabis Market?

Synthetic cannabinoids, produced in a laboratory, threaten to make traditional growing methods a thing of the past.

5 Questions to Ask Before Investing in Australia’s Cannabis Boom

To avoid getting burned, investors should do their homework. Here are a few questions to get started.

The Money Show Orlando

‘The Haymaker’ is Leafly Deputy Editor Bruce Barcott’s weekly column on cannabis politics and culture. When an investment sector reaches a point of scorching hotness, bullshit…

Australian Cannabis Stocks Jostle for Top Spot

As investors rush to get in on the ground floor of Australia's nascent market, things aren’t always working out as planned.

How to Make Money Off US Cannabis Legalization Without Leaving Europe

Some inventive European cannabis enthusiasts have already found a way to capitalize on the end of prohibition happening across the pond.

5 Cannabis Stocks to Invest in Before Election Day

The market is rising, but it's also filled with ultra-risky penny stocks. Here are five of the most stable and legal cannabis companies that are open to public investment.

Why the Cannabis Industry Should Be Relieved the DEA Didn’t Reschedule

Rescheduling cannabis would have dramatically increased costs for smaller players, potentially pushing them out of business.

Oregon Ruling: Cannacea Founder Created Fraud, Not Green Rush Consulting

A state inquiry has found a Portland dispensary founder liable for falsifying state licensing materials in order to woo investors.

How Cannabis Investors Can Confirm a Business License

Learn about the first alleged fraud involving a cannabis business license, and find steps cannabis investors can take to reduce some of this risk.

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