The Shrinking Cannabis Stock Market

The Shrinking Cannabis Stock Market

Public equity in the cannabis stock market fell in excess of 50% in 2018 and has lost another 35% this year, with the peak-to-trough decline exceeding 75% on an index basis. Going public has traditionally offered significant advantages to companies in the form of cash...
Deconstructed: State Of The Vaporizer

Deconstructed: State Of The Vaporizer

Vaporizing or ‘vaping’ refers to heat-induced liquid aerosolization using a battery-powered device. Vaping Associated Pulmonary Injury (VAPI) has affected over 2,000 Americans and taken 39 lives as of November 5th, 2019. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Cannabis: A Classic Emerging Market

Cannabis: A Classic Emerging Market

The curtains continue to be drawn open for the cannabis sector’s grand re-entry onto the global stage. With thirty-four US States and nearly as many countries supporting legalization or decriminalization efforts, it is simply a matter of time before cannabis becomes a...
Cannabis: When the Walls Fell

Cannabis: When the Walls Fell

The cannabis complex, buoyed by the tailwinds of favorable legislation, social acceptance, medical recognition and the CBD craze, continues to grow at a rate only eclipsed in the last century by internet adoption. Investor dollars, stymied by the headwinds of the...
Deconstructed: Does CBD Origin Matter?

Deconstructed: Does CBD Origin Matter?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a molecule that can be obtained from hemp, cannabis and synthetic sources and delivered as an isolate or part of an intricate array of bio-active compounds. Despite CBD from hemp being identical on a molecular level to CBD from cannabis, the plant...
Deconstructed: The Cannabis Polypharmacy Party

Deconstructed: The Cannabis Polypharmacy Party

While the cannabis plant has been consumed for over six thousand years, it has until recently been kept in exile from beneficial advances in genetics, biotechnology and the illuminating work of the world’s medical and scientific community. The five hundred and twelve...