So October 17th came and went and if you didn’t notice any new edibles (or beverages, etc) at your local dispensary, that’s by design. Back
So October 17th came and went and if you didn’t notice any new edibles (or beverages, etc) at your local dispensary, that’s by design. Back
“Americans spend more on prescription drugs than anyone else in the world,” states Bloomberg, “It’s true that they take a lot of pills. But what
Agraflora Organics International (AGRA.C) is opening farm-gate stores in a high population density area with hopes of attracting new customers, while taking greater control of
Icahn’s traveling roadshow is only marginally better than the criminal activities of Bain Capital. These vicious business vultures swoop in, gain control of the shares, get the company to load up on back-breaking debt to commence a share buyback scheme which they sell into and walk away from long before the company’s books explode all over the retail bag holders.
No resource, no multi-million dollar raise, no problem.
Ceylon Graphite (CYL.V), which has taken the unusual (in mining circles) decision to just freaking start digging, rather than go through eight years of behind-protection, triangulation, and capital raising first, is up 20% today as the first containers fill with graphite and execs chase down end user agreements.
With stock selling for just $0.06 a few days ago, volume has increased and buyers are being found, leading the stock to $0.095 at the time of writing.
Through its subsidiaries, Yield Growth has over 200 proprietary beauty, wellness, edibles and beverage formulas for commercialization. It has filed 13 patents to protect its extraction method and IP. Yield Growth earns revenue through multiple streams including licensing, services and product sales.
BevCanna Enterprises (BEV.C) exercised its option today to acquire the right, title and interest to water-soluble cannabinoid powder DeeperGreen, developed originally by their partner, Greener
With the twitter announcement this morning that Jeanette had “happily” left the position of CEO at Beleave Kannabis (BE.C), Equity.Guru’s own Chris Parry was chomping at the bit to find out just what “happily” meant for the market and investors. Twenty minutes after making her announcement, VanderMarel phoned up Chris to give him the skinny on her decision as well as some explanations for past actions which gave both industry players and investors some pause.
SRAX (SRAX.Q), a digital marketing company, released a survey of the opinions of 25,469 Americans regarding the political issues impacting voting decisions in the coming
On December 17, 2019 Isracann (IPOT.C) announced that it has entered into an Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for a joint venture (JV) with an additional
Close-ology is a mining term used to describe companies that are close to another company that is running red hot, and may justifiably make the case that they can be hot too.
For some, like serial ring-staker Ryan Kalt, close-ology is a business model. The moment someone announces they’ve found something interesting in Dildo, Newfoundland or Punkydoodle Corners, Ontario, Kalt’s crew hops on their laptops, busts out the credit card, and register claims all around it, sometimes without ever having walked the land.
mCloud Technologies (MCLD.V) announced it signed a final binding stock agreement to complete its acquisition of Atlanta-based 3D tech company, Construction Systems Associates (CSA). MCLD
One of the things that pisses a lot of investors off about the resource sector is, the confluence of events most investors are looking for – revenues in and a smaller amount of expenses out – you know, ‘actually doing business’ – rarely occurs, because so few resource deals ever move into actual production.
On December 17, 2019 Patriot One (PAT.T) announced a collaboration with Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC), part of Major League Soccer (MLS), to pilot its PATSCAN Platform at Banc of California Stadium.
Speakeasy Cannabis Club (EASY.C) signed a non-binding letter of intent with CannaOne Technologies (CNNA.C) to launch the Canadian arm of their theBwellMarket online marketplace. The
Digi International (DGII.Q), a provider of internet of things (IoT) connectivity products, software and devices, has acquired Opengear, a secure IT infrastructure product provider on
Last spring, in Washington DC, Bezos laid out his long-term vision for Blue Origin, which involves having up to a trillion humans living in “manufactured worlds”.
The City of Montreal has a waste management problem. Considering that the average Montreal resident produces approximately 464 kilograms of waste per year, and more
A translation of this article is available in Chinese at our partner website, NAI500 here. Before I get into the U.S. Fed and its market
One of my friends was absolutely stoked when she got her Alexa for Christmas last year. She took pride of place on the shelf beside
If you’ve been around this joint for a while, you’ll have seen us arguing folks would be silly to invest in MedMen (MMEN.C) if hanging on to your money is a thing you aspire to do.
That’s not because we have a hate on for the dude-bros running the show, or because they’re not a client, or because we’re short sellers, or any of the other 50 or so reasons MedMen homers have thrown at us over the last few years as a rationale for us not seeing the company in the same rose-coloured way they do.
It’s because MedMen is, and has always been, shit.
Technology public markets newbie AMPD Ventures (AMPD.C) has had an interesting first 7 weeks on the market, initially doubling in value out of the gate,
Whatever your feelings about Brazillian President Jair Bolsonaro, his plan to increase total infrastructure investment through partnerships or privatization seems to be bearing fruit. The
On December 11, 2019, Hemptown USA is unveiling part of its new line of cannabigerol (CBG) products at the MJBizCon (Dec. 11-13, 2019), in Las
On the whole, the effect of the internet on our quality of life is generally considered to be a positive. It’s closed massive communication gaps
World Class Extractions (PUMP.C) signed an agreement to start a joint-venture with Nutralife Holdings and Nutralife Extraction LP to form a hemp extraction and processing
Amgen (AMGN.Q) signed a lease with BioMed Realty for a new 240,000 square foot Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) candidate facility in the
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is trading at an all time high of 27,880. The trade war with China has hurt American factories, but
1933 Industries’ (TGIF.C) penned a two-year licensing agreement between their subsidiary Alternative Medicine Association (AMA) and Los Angeles-based The Pantry Company to produce edible products
50 years I’ve been bumbling around this planet, and the best damn weekend I’ve had on it to date occurred recently, under the influence of
Not sure what took them so long, but there’s a new CEO at Canopy Growth Corp (WEED.T), and he’s exactly what we thought he’d be;
Dionymed Brands (DYME.C) is – sorry, was – the low hanging fruit of the cannabis bubble burst. It was always a goner for anyone who
Isracann BioSciences (IPOT) is the first pure pot play growing in the Promised Land. You may not think this middle east nation state is a
December 9, 2019 – “Merger Monday” – a couple of Big Pharma companies announced plans to acquire two cancer-focused biotechs – in separate deals worth
Oracle Health Sciences, the medical sciences wing of Oracle (ORCL.NYSE), is participating in The Opportunity Project (TOP) Technology Spring: Creating the Future of Health. TOP
HERE Technologies, an arms-length subsidiary of Intel (INTC.Q), partnered with Rise Against Hunger India to pack 300,000 meals today for the undernourished and less fortunate.
Over the last month I’ve left the happy confines of Casa Guru a few times and headed out to the suburbs to catch up with
On December 5, 2019 CLS Holdings (CLSH.C) announced that it has completed the buildout and licensing for phase 1 of its north Las Vegas processing
Drone Aviation Holding (DRNE.OTC) closed a merger with U.S-based communication technology consortium ComSovereign today. Drone aviation develops specialized, tethered aerial monitoring and communications platforms serving
This week, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was caught on video (and audio) lightly mocking U.S. President Donald Trump at a NATO summit. NATO “promotes
Jeff Bezos started Amazon in his garage with a couple hundred grand from his parents. This ex-hedge fund manager turned internet titan and evil king-making
Web 3.0 is still being defined but experts believe it will create a deeply indexed information superhighway not only serving its users with a unique
The other day at a house-party I was put on the spot during an argument about cannabis. Two of my friends wanted to know exactly
Yield Growth’s (BOSS.C) subsidiary Yield Botanicals penned a letter of intent to acquire hemp producer, Canniva Capital today, securing another source of CBD for Yield’s
On January 10, 2018 (almost two years ago), the Canadian Marijuana Index peaked just north of a 1,000. At that time, the valuation of almost
The partnership between Emerald Health (EMH.V) and Village Farms (VFF.V) was never going to be smooth sailing, glittery rainbows, and under-taint kisses until the end
On December 2, 2019 Sol Global (SOL.C) released its Q2, financial results for the three and six-month period ended September 30, 2019. SOL Global invests
Bad news for Aqua Metals (AQMS.Q) investors, because the stock price plummeted 43.4% after fire gutted their Nevada-based Aqua Refining plant Friday night. The fire
WELL Health Technologies (WELL.V) has acquired 51% in Burnaby, BC based integrated medical services provider, Spring Medical. Spring Medical acts as one-stop shop for most
Beleaguered Canadian cannabis company Beleave (BE.C) just posted financials after the close of trading on a Friday, which is, as we well know, ‘Friday news
Ever since the greasy arrogant squirrel-faced grin of Martin Shkreli turned our collective stomach, big pharma has come under fire for their pricing practices. Pharma
AMPD Ventures (AMPD.C) CEO Anthony Brown told a reporter yesterday he was looking to raise money for acquisitions and growth, with a $2 million raise
MedMen (MMEN.C) owns 33 cannabis retail stores across 9 states. The stores have attractive exteriors, but the business inside is ugly. “MedMen reported another quarter
Time for a less from the history of technology. In 1096 AD, Pope Urban II took one look at a ‘crossbow’ and gave it the
Regular readers will know I’ve been a little quiet of late on the cannabis space, which is by design. If I’m not going in full
Last week Empower Clinics (CBDT.C) announced that it has hired some young commissioned-based sales people to expand its Sollievo CBD line in Southern California. Empower
Isracann Biosciences (IPOT.C) got the regulatory nod from the Israeli Land Authority for their land use and facility design, but before they can get started
The first ever console video game I ever played included the classic mushroom-stomping plumber brothers charging across the side-scrolling screen, enduring a Sisyphean journey across
The cannabis markets are sorely in need of some good news and better business practices. But if there’s a silver lining to all of this
I’ve always wanted to be a rich weirdo. Like Nicolas Cage marrying Lisa-Marie Presley on a whim to feel close to her Dad, buying two
Ringing the bell to signal the start of trading at the stock exchange is a time honoured tradition for executives at newly-listed public companies. It
On November 26, 2019 Slang Worldwide (SLNG.C) announced that it has filed its financial results for the three and nine months ended Sept. 30, 2019.
U.S President Donald Trump has five children. One of them, Donald Trump Jr., just wrote a book called “Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate.”
Canopy Growth (WEED.T) received its operating and secure storage license from Health Canada for its 150,000 square foot beverage facility located at company headquarters in
Pivot Pharmaceuticals (PVOT.C) launched its manufacturing facility in Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec, today. It’s intended primarily for research and development and pilot-scale laboratories, and compromises 43,000 square
Remember Han Christian Andersen’s The Emperor’s New Clothes? It starts off about seeing something and saying nothing, but then ends with deliberate denial. It seemed
Uber (UBER.NYSE) drivers could soon have to provide biometric data to operate in London. The City of London regulator Transport for London (TfL) has been
When Slack (WORK) listed on the NYSE this year, it was the first tech unicorn to grace American markets through a direct listing rather than
U.S. cannabis stocks exploded today. Canadian Cannabis stocks also exploded. Almost every stock with the word “cannabis” mentioned in the “About Us” link – exploded.
The Father Daughter Dance at West Vancouver country club Hollyburn is usually a fairly tame affair, where the city’s well-to-do dress up, eat steak, and
Massachusetts-based roomba designer, iRobot (IRBIT.Q), working with manufacturing solutions provider, Jabil Inc, announced production commencement on the creation of new robots ahead of schedule in
Cannabis is a gateway drug and must remain tightly regulated, at least according to Democratic presidential hopeful, Joe Biden during a town hall discussion last
No-one likes a braggart – but in Equity Guru’s first four years we’ve represented 120 clients while our website traffic has grown to 50,000 unique
“Resources are coming!” is the yell heard at every Howe Street watering hole lately, and has been for several months. As cannabis bleeds out like
Let’s not mince words. Graph Blockchain (GBLC.C) has been circling the drain for awhile, flailing about to find something—anything—to grab onto for a lifeline. In
Sol Global Investments’ (SOL.C) 40.7% owned subsidiary Heavenly Rx, inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) today to go public using Therapix Biosciences (TRPX.Q) for their
Logistics is not hot. Nobody is telling their assistant, “Bring me the hottest trucking deals out there, I have a hundred grand burning a hole
Varian Medical Systems (VAR.NYSE) announced that the South Florida Proton Therapy Institute (SFPTI) has treated its first patient using the Varian ProBeam Compact single-room proton
Acreage Holdings (ACRG.U) hopes to leverage their newest acquisition, the medical cannabis non-profit Compassionate Care Foundation (CCF) to get access to the New Jersey cannabis
My favourite thing is when a company says ‘we’re going to do a thing,’ and then a few weeks later they announced that thing actually
So the braintrusts over at MedMen (MMEN.C) have devised a new and novel way to staunch their company’s steady and consistent bleeding: they’re going to
Digital Realty (DLR.NYSE), a provider of data center and colocation solutions, has been awarded the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts “Leader in the
We’ve been hearing about the “global debt crisis” for so long it’s become background noise – like a sherry-soaked auntie babbling about UFOs at Thanksgiving.
Listen up, true believers – Canopy Growth Corp (WEED.T) will not be rewarding your love any time soon. This isn’t news, obviously. We’ve told you
Finding the right model to sell your game is a huge problem for video game retailers. Retail models still make sense for console games, because
Isracann Biosciences (IPOT.C), an Israel-based cannabis play, has engaged the services of LinC by Growing Smart to draw a project roadmap for their proposed 230,000
Next up in dystopian nightmare fuel—Google (GOOG.Q) wants to handle your money. The company is preparing to offer checking accounts to consumers starting next year.
SOL Global Investments (SOL.C) now owns 12.5% of Torque Esports (GAME.V) and has filed early warning reports thusly. Torque, formerly Millennial Esports, is a Canadian video
Something dramatic just happened in the copper markets. It’s worth noting because the funds making these copper bets have teams of geologists and economists on
Naturally Splendid Enterprises (NSP.V) has made a smart choice by manufacturing plant-based energy bites for an international, sports nutrition and healthy lifestyle company. Having a
Cresco Labs (CL.C) and Origin House (OH.C) have updated the terms of their $1.1B acquisition, repricing the all-stock transaction to match declining share prices since
On the same day mega-grower Cronos Group (CRON.T) said it no longer sees square footage and production capacity as “key performance indicators,” and will cease disclosing
Plus Products (PLUS.C) is a proponent of the hyper-specialization approach in a sector which, at least once upon a time, prided itself on vertical integration
Everyone who’s ever gotten into edibles has a story about their first time. Mine takes place in Winnipeg. I’d finished off a journalism school internship
Earlier this year, Hagrid from Harry Potter got lost in our closet and rather than call security, my wife had a hell of a time
This morning, a North American drone company that has decades of experience in the business announced word that a former White House Chief of Staff
On November 05, 2019 CLS Holdings (CLSH.C) announced that “In Good Health”, a licensed medical dispensary, will begin the sale of recreational cannabis from its
Here at equity.guru, we see the way things are going. Weed stocks are trending down, so we want to highlight companies poised to succeed in
When cannabis companies first appeared on Canadian public markets, it was all about cultivation, the bigger the land package, the higher the market cap. Didn’t
Torque Esports’ (GAME.V), formerly known as Millennial Esports, rebranding and restructuring efforts continue to bear fruit with their latest developments. Last year, GAME.V had no