The closing bell has rung and its time to take stock of the day's market action. The Solactive North American Medical Marijuana Index rose roughly 0.5% in today's trading session. That said, a few names from our global marijuana stock database did noticeably better than the index in today's trading session. Here are three of the biggest marijuana stock gainers in trading on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
AXIM Biotechnologies Inc. (OTC:AXIM)
The market responded well to AXIM's recent 10-Q filing, gaining 4.17% in today's trading session. One note, trading volume today was noticeably lighter than the company's 30-day average volume. Revenues declined compared to the comparable quarter of last year, while gross profits increased over the same period. Learn more about AXIM Biotech by checking out the company's marijuana stock profile linked above.
Related: 7 Things Wall Street is Paying Attention to from AXIM's 10-Q Filing
Cara Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:CARA)
Shares of Cara Therapeutics beat the broader biotech sector, rising 2.41% in today's trading session. Volume today was lighter than the company's 30-day average volume. Be sure to check out Cara Therapeutics in our biotech marijuana stock database to view a custom stock chart, news and more.
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Kaya Holdings Inc. (OTC:KAYS)
Yesterday, Kaya Holdings filed their 10-Q with the SEC for the quarter ended June 30th. Based on the trading action today, it looks like the market liked what it saw. Shares of Kaya finished today's trading session higher by 4.98% on volume that was greater than the company's 30-day average volume. Check out the company's marijuana stock profile linked to find out more about Kaya Holdings.
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