The closing bell has rung and its time to take stock of the day's market action. As U.S. equity markets sold off more than 1% across the board on increased political uncertainty, the Solactive North American Medical Marijuana Index also fell roughly 1%. Given this selling pressure across all kinds of stocks, winners in today's trading session were few and far between. In alphabetical order, here are 3 of the biggest marijuana stock gainers in trading on Thursday, August 17th, 2017.
American Cannabis Company Inc. (OTC:AMMJ)
American Cannabis Company rose 7.11% in today's trading session on volume that was more than three times its 30-day average trading volume. Earlier this week, the company announced that they have signed a new consulting client in California. Be sure to check out the company's marijuana stock profile linked above to view a custom stock chart and more recent news.
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Intec Pharma Ltd. (TASE:NTEC)(NASDAQ:NTEC)
Shares of Intec Pharma were big winners in yesterday's trading session on news the company is completing a private placement to fund a phase three trial of their Parkinson's drug. Yesterday's gains continued into today, sending shares of Intec higher by 4.55% Thursday. Volume today was more than 5x the company's 30-day average volume. Learn more about the company by checking out their marijuana stock profile linked above.
Related: Intec Announces Secondary Offering of Shares
Zoned Properties Inc. (OTC:ZDPY)
In today's trading session, shares of Zoned Properties rose 4.65% on lighter than average volume. Earlier today, Zoned Properties was in the news because their CEO, Bryan McLaren has joined three Executive Councils; the Forbes Real Estate Council, the Vistage Executive Business Council of Scottsdale and the U.S. Green Building Council. Be sure to check out Zoned Properties' marijuana stock profile linked above to view a custom stock chart and more recent news.
Related: Zoned Properties' Tenant Leasing More Space in AZ Facility
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