Yield Growth (BOSS.C) has developed a portfolio of cannabis-based “wellness formulas” – under the Urban Juve brand – with a dedicated range of skin and body care formulations.”
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.
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 tactical choice when it comes to legal weed, but Israel leads the world in medical cannabis research with some researchers joking they are going to write the Torah of cannabis.
The evolution of the web. Photo courtesy of Blockgeeks 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 experience based on preference, but it will also support an army of artificially intelligent virtual agents capable of analyzing petabytes of unstructured data and returning actionable results. Sounds brilliant, but hard realities like the one-size-fits all cloud solutions offered by AWS and the relative immutability of the speed of light, our current system would crumble under the weight of Web 3.0. Companies like Ampd Ventures (AMPD.C) are positioning to facilitate Web 3.0 with their leading-edge last-mile high performance computing solutions.
Equity.Guru podcast: 1933 Industries (TGIF.C) focuses on fundamentals in legal cannabis market, who woulda thunk it?
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 matter that the market hadn’t developed yet, it didn’t matter that most of the projections were off-your-rocker optimistic and it most definitely didn’t matter if you didn’t turn a profit. Shell companies that once lay dormant found purpose and promised the biggest and best crops money could buy when and if they got their license. Market caps climbed into the billions based on millions in revenue, but no one considered fundamentals in legal cannabis.
Equity.Guru podcast: A Closer Look – Rare earth metals miner, Defense Metals (DEFN.V), proving out impressive chemistry at BC property
Rare earth metals were little known before 1960, but in the sixty years since, it has become the foundation for our technologically driven society. You can find rare earth metals in nearly everything electronic from rechargeable batteries to missile guidance systems. There are no substitutes and if there is any supply chain squeezes, the manufacturing of all those convenient and necessary devices that make our life modern, would promptly grind to a halt.
Equity.Guru podcast – A Closer Look: Azincourt Energy (AAZ.V) turning Athabasca uranium project into gold
Uranium is volatile both atomically and as a commodity. Currently pricing has hit a low, but its not bottomed out and external pressures from a declining supply and increasing demand, could see this nuclear fuel spike on the boards within the next year. This bodes well for Athabasca uranium.
The Canadian cannabis market has long-since reached saturation, and stock charts across the sector have been testament to the downturn since March of this year.
When legal cannabis came to the public markets, it was all about how much flower you could grow. Now the sector is evolving into a world of retail with edibles, oils and downstream products. What will the market be like when Cannabis 2.0 hits?
The 3D-Printing Space has produced winners, like Materialise (MTLS.NASDAQ), that provides 3D printing software solutions for healthcare, automotive and consumer goods. MTLS is up 270% since September 2016.
I once heard that, when it comes to a garden-variety executive at public companies, protecting shareholder value was the last thing brought up at meetings, if it was brought up at all. Jay Garnett, CEO of Experion Holdings (EXP.V) doesn’t follow that mold.
Esports isn’t coming, it’s already here. With players making millions playing their favorite game, the constant jabbering of parents telling their kids to shut off the video game and go outside, now seems counterproductive to a successful life.