WHERE TO WATCH
Pot Stocks See Short-Lived Spike as Lawmakers Weigh Regulatory Changes
November 25, 2019
Brian Lauvray, head of development and strategy at MMLG, discusses investor confidence in the cannabis industry.
Sundial Growers CEO on Stock Performance Post-IPO
Dec 12, 2019
CannaBiz: MJBizCon 2019
MJ Bizcon is the world's largest gathering of cannabis business professionals with some 35,000 attendees. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello spoke to Chris Walsh, President and incoming CEO of Marijuana Business Daily, about the biggest movers and shakers in the cannabis industry. New cannabis form factors are poised to hit shelves in Canada after the first year shaped up to be a bit of a letdown. Canadian Cannabis producer, Sundial Growers, has had front row seats to some of the challenges posed by the first days of Canadian cannabis. Sundial CEO, Torsten Koonzlin, joined Cheddar to discuss. Steve White, CEO of Harvest Health and Recreation, spoke to Cheddar's Chloe Aiello about growing the company's national footprint, inking a deal with Verano Holdings and how the vaping epidemic has impacted the industry at large.
Nov 27, 2019
Pot Stock Volatility: Breaking Down the Biggest Moves Post Earnings
It's been a rough day for the markets but not for cannabis stocks. Shares of Cronos Group, Tilray, Canopy Growth and Aurora were all higher. Emily Flippen, Investment Analyst at Motley Fool, joined Cheddar to discuss.
Dec 3, 2019
CannaBiz: Pot Stocks, Virginia's Decriminalization Efforts, & California's Struggles
It's been a rough day for the markets but not for cannabis stocks. Shares of Cronos Group, Tilray, Canopy Growth and Aurora were all higher. Emily Flippen, Investment Analyst at Motley Fool, joined Cheddar to discuss. New data shows that in 2018, marijuana arrests rose to their highest level in 20 years in the state of Virginia. According to the Virginia State Police Crime in Virginia report, marijuana arrests have more than tripled since 1999 and increased by 3.5 Percent since 2017. Of the nearly 29,000 arrested, approximately 52% of those individuals were under the age of 24. Virginia Attorney General, Mark Herring, joined Cheddar to discuss his efforts to decriminalize marijuana in 2020. California sales of legal cannabis are expected to top $3 billion this year, more than Washington and Colorado's markets combined. So why are so many California cannabis companies cutting their workforce or scaling back growth plans? Well for starters, the black market in The Golden State is thriving and expected to bring in $8.7 billion this year alone. But that's just one of the many problems the legal cannabis industry in California is facing. Sonia Luna, Founder & CEO, Aviva Spectrum, joined Cheddar to discuss.