Looking at the news that was released by marijuana related stocks since the close of trading on Thursday, there are 4 companies worth keeping a closer eye on in today's trading session. Companies are listed in alphabetical ticker order.
Although not technically a marijuana stock, but rather a portfolio of them, we'd like to give a shout out to the Horizon's Medical Marijuana Life Sciences ETF (TSX:HMMJ) that is up more than 2% in midday trading finishing off a great first week!
Charts for these marijuana stocks can be found in the embedded widget below.
Canabo Medical Inc.
Shares of Canabo Medical (TSXV:CMM)(OTC:CAMDF)(FRA:ARAH) are down less than a quarter of a percent in midday trading on the OTC markets. Their Canadian listing is doing much better, trading up more than 2% on the day. This morning, Canabo Medical announced the results of a research study that connected medical cannabis use to a reduced dependence on benzodiazepine. We'll be sure to keep track of Canabo shares through the rest of the trading day to see how markets react to this news.
Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc.
Shares of Emerald Health Therapeutics (TSXV:EMH)(OTC:TBQBF) are up more than 10% on strong volume in today's trading session without any recent news. Emerald Health Therapeutics is a constituent of the North American Medical Marijuana Index, the index that the HMMJ ETF seeks to track. We'll be sure to keep track of shares of Emerald Health as the day goes on.
International Cannabis Corp.
Shares of International Cannabis Corp. (TSXV:ICC)(OTC:ICCLF) are up more than 16% in midday trading. This morning, International Cannabis Corp. provided an update on their recreational marijuana operations in Uruguay. We'll be sure to keep track of International Cannabis shares through the rest of the trading day to see how markets react to this news.
Valens GroWorks Corp.
Shares of Valens GroWorks (CSE:VGW) are up roughly 7% in midday trading. After the close yesterday, Valens announced the company completed its acquisition of a Health Canada licensed cannabis testing lab. We'll be sure to keep track of Valens GroWorks shares through the rest of the trading day to see how markets react to this news.
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