The closing bell has rung and now it's time to take stock of the day's market action. Given all of the news and earnings this week (as well as North Korea induced fear in broader equity markets), cannabis-related equity markets were surprisingly quiet in today's session. The Solactive North American Medical Marijuana Index dropped roughly 1% in today's trading session. In alphabetical order, here are 3 of the biggest marijuana stock gainers in trading on Thursday, August 10th, 2017.
AXIM Biotechnologies Inc. (OTC:AXIM)
AXIM Biotech gained 2.58% in today's trading session. Volume was around the company's 30-day average volume. Today's gains came without any recent news from AXIM. Even with today's gains, shares of AXIM are down roughly 6% on the week, falling in sympathy with the bulk of the cannabinoid biotech names. Learn more about AXIM by checking out the company's marijuana stock profile linked above.
Related: AXIM Biotech to Study CBD Gum to Treat Drug-Induced Psychosis
GW Pharmaceuticals Plc. (NASDAQ:GWPH)
After posting steep losses in both of the last two trading days on a less than delightful earnings release, shares of GW Pharmaceuticals recovered a bit in today's trading, closing up 1.71% on the day. Volume today was higher than the company's 30-day average volume. Be sure to check out GW Pharma's marijuana stock profile linked above to view a custom stock chart and more recent news from the company.
Related: 8 Biggest Takeaways from GWPH's Q3 Earnings Release
mCig Inc. (OTC:MCIG)
Shares of cannabis consulting company, mCig rose 3.08% in today's trading session on volume that was lighter than the company's 30-day average volume. Today's gains came without any recent news regarding mCig. Be sure to check out the company's marijuana stock profile linked above to view a custom stock chart and more.
Related: mCig Expands Cannabis Supply Division to California
Find more about today's gainers by checking out their respective profiles in our global marijuana stock database via the linked tickers above.
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