Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana And Psychedelic Stock News Stories Of The Week – Yahoo Finance

Posted: April 9, 2020 at 6:44 pm

Welcome to theCannabis Countdown. In this weeks rendition, well recap and countdown the top 10 Marijuana and Psychedelic Stock News stories for the week of March 30th April 5th, 2020.

Without further ado,lets get started.

*Yahoo Finance readers, please click here to view full article.

10. COVID-19 Forces Analysts to Reassess, 8 Pot Stocks with Recent Ratings and Price Target Updates

The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Changed the Game for Nearly Every Cannabis Company

In response to theCoronavirus, many analysts have updated their research on individualPot Stocksto factor in the virus impact. Heres a recap of the recent analyst activity including updated ratings and price targets.

READ FULL ANALYSTS UPDATES ARTICLE

9. Aurora Cannabis is a Piece of Crap, This Fund Manager Says

There Are Many Bargains Out There Right Now But Aurora Isnt One of Them, Says Brian Acker of Acker Finlay

Acker appeared (from home) on BNN Bloombergs Market Call program recently and fielded a call on onetime market darlingAurora Cannabis(NYSE: ACB). His answer to whether or not the beaten-down stock was a buy was a resounding no.

READ FULL AURORA CANNABIS ARTICLE

8. MindMed Acquires Exclusive License to Eight Clinical Trials of LSD

MindMed Partners with World-Leading Psychedelic Research Laboratory at University Hospital Basel

The multi-year deal givesMindMed (OTC: MMEDF)access to largest collection of clinical trials & knowhow for LSD psychedelic research including a Phase 2 clinical trial ofLSDfor the treatment of anxiety.

READ FULL MINDMED ARTICLE

7. NYSE Aims to Boot CannTrust After Concluding Cannabis Producer No Longer Suitable for Listing

NYSE Said it Reached its Decision After the CannTrust Obtained a Creditor Protection Order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice

TheNew York Stock Exchanges (NYSE)regulatory enforcement arm has initiated the delisting process forCannTrust Holdings (NYSE: CTST)after concluding the Canadianlicensed producer (LP)is no longer suitable for listing.

READ FULL CANNTRUST ARTICLE

6. Pot Stocks Plunge After Another Round of Disappointing Earnings

Hexo Drops Over 20% After Large Write-Downs, Medipharm Notes Oversupply of Bulk Cannabis Hurt Prices

HEXO Corp. (NYSE: HEXO)ledCannabis Stocksdown this week after the company reportedEarningsthat were hit by huge write-downs.MediPharm Labs (OTCQX: MEDIF) fell as well after the company reported net income of $1.9 million versus a net loss of $3.5 million a year ago.Cronos Group (NASDAQ: CRON)also reported earnings this week.

READ FULL CANNABIS EARNINGS ARTICLE

5. Cronos Group Will Emerge from this Crisis, Raymond James Says

Raymond James analyst Rahul Sarugaser Reviewed Q4 Earnings from Canadian LP Cronos Group

In the analysts update to clients onCronos Group (NASDAQ: CRON), Sarugaser said the ho-hum earnings coupled with a hitch in the companys U.S. business are enough to trigger a target reduction, but that the stock is still looking attractive at these prices.

READ FULL CRONOS GROUP ARTICLE

4. Champignon Brands Bolsters Special Advisory Committee + SHRM Technical Breakout Chart Update

Champignon Brands Appoints Jay Kheita to the Companys Special Advisory Committee

Champignon Brands (OTC: SHRMF)announced that it appointed another essential member to its Special Advisory Committee. Mr. Kheita is a founder of AltMed Capital Corp, a leading CanadianPsychedelicmedicine clinic operator. Sincelast weeks technical breakout alert, shares ofSHRMhave surged as much as 77%.

READ FULL CHAMPIGNON BRANDS ARTICLE

3. Hollister Biosciences Closes Transformational Venom Extracts Acquisition, Psychedelics Deal Up Next

The Highly Accretive Acquisition Strengthens Hollisters Brand Portfolio While Expanding its Footprint Across Multiple States

Venom Extracts brings with it 2019 EBITDA of $2.5 million on revenue of $16.4 million, puttingHollister Biosciences(OTC: HSTRF)on the fast track to becoming a cannabis industry leader in 2020. In addition to becoming a leader in the cannabis sector, Hollister is diversifying into the highly promising world ofPsychedelics.

Story continues

READ FULL HOLLISTER ARTICLE

2. FDA Grants GW Pharma Priority Review for Cannabidiol Drug in Seizure Condition

This Status is Usually Granted to Therapeutics That Have the Potential to Treat an Illness That Doesnt Have an Existing Therapy

A drug fromGW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: GWPH)targeting a cause of genetic epilepsy has received Priority Review status from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

READ FULL GW PHARMA ARTICLE

1. These 2 Companies Could Be Turning LSD, Magic Mushrooms, Ketamine and MDMA into the Next Blockbuster Drugs

Investors Who Missed the Last Bull Market in Weed Stocks or Got in Too Late Should Start Researching the Shroom Boom Immediately

Early cannabis investors and business minds are positioning themselves in the world of Psychedelic Medicine as the flow of smart money hits the market.Canopy Growth (NYSE: CGC)founderBruce Lintonand Billionaire Mr. WonderfulKevin OLearyfrom Shark Tank, are going all-in on what they think is a much bigger opportunity than the cannabis boom.

READ FULL SHROOM BOOM ARTICLE

Image byStephen VanHovefromPixabay

See more from Benzinga

2020 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.

Read the original here:

Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana And Psychedelic Stock News Stories Of The Week - Yahoo Finance

Related Post