It's important to pay attention whenever one of your current or prospective portfolio holdings is participating in major conferences. First and foremost, the increased awareness garnered by these conferences can move stock prices. Secondly, the companies participating usually have one of their top executives giving an overview of their company and what's to come.
Here's three marijuana-related stocks expected to present this week, in chronological order:
Surna will be participating in the Cannabis Sustainability Symposium on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017. Brandy Keen, Co-Founder and Senior Technical Advisor for Surna, Inc., will be speaking on maximizing facility performance with innovative HVAC and irrigation systems. The conference, hosted by the Cannabis Certification Council, will take place in Denver, Colorado.
Therapix will be participating in the 25th Anniversary Congress of the European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy, a.k.a. the ESGCT. The event is expected to take place beginning on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 through Friday, October 20th, 2017 in Berlin, Germany.
AbbVie will be participating in the 68th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease, a.k.a. the AASLD. The event is expected to take place beginning on Friday, October 20th, 2017 through Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 in Washington D.C.