The closing bell has rung and now it's time to take stock of the day's market action. As measured by the Solactive North American Medical Marijuana Index, cannabis stocks broadly dropped more than 1.5% on a late day selloff in technology and biotechnology stocks that hit the cannabinoid biotech names especially hard. That said, a few companies from our global marijuana stock database outperformed the index, posting notable gains in today's trading session. In alphabetical order, here are 4 of the biggest marijuana stock gainers in trading on Thursday, July 27th, 2017.
Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE:LHS)
In their second day of trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange, shares of Liberty Health Sciences closed higher by 2.31% after giving back some gains heading into the close. Liberty Health Sciences Inc. manages a licensed medical marijuana cultivator and dispensary in Florida. The company also received a $25 million investment from Aphria in April of this year. We're working on a marijuana stock profile for Liberty Health Sciences, so check back soon or subscribe to our free email newsletter to find out when it becomes available.
Related: Florida Medical Marijuana Operator to Trade On CSE
RespireRX Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTC:RSPI)
Shares of RespireRX Pharmaceuticals also bucked the downward trend in biotech today, gaining 3.85% in today's trading session. The bullish action today came without any recent news from RespireRX. Learn more about RespireRX by checking out our article featuring the THC-based therapy the company is developing for Sleep Apnea.
Related: The Undervalued Company Fighting Sleep Apnea with THC
Stony Hill Corp. (OTC:STNY)
In today's trading session, shares of Stony Hill Corp. rose 21.95% on lighter than average volume. Earlier today, High Times Holdings announced that the company has entered into an agreement that will result in the company trading publicly. Stony Hill Corp. owns a small stake in High Times Holdings. We're working on a marijuana stock profile for Stony Hill Corp. so check back soon or subscribe to our free email newsletter to find out when it becomes available.
Related: Damian Marley's Stony Hill Invests in High Times
Zoned Properties Inc. (OTC:ZDPY)
Shares of Zoned Properties recovered all of yesterday's losses and more, gaining 8.42% in today's trading session. Volume today was roughly double the company's 30-day average volume. This morning, Zoned Properties announced that the company has scheduled their second quarter earnings call. Learn more about Zoned Properties by checking out their marijuana stock profile linked above.
Related: Zoned Properties' Tenant Leasing More Space in AZ Facility
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