Equity markets in the U.S. soared to new highs today, with the Dow posting an 8th day of record closing highs.
That being said, the positive market sediment spilled over to cannabis stocks, with many showing a strong performance today.
Below is a quick run-down of the leading marijuana stock gainers on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 (in alphabetical ticker order).
American Cannabis Company, Inc. (OTC:AMMJ)
Following their announcement this morning of their new client in Florida, shares of AMMJ have been on a tear. Versus their previous close of $0.78757, American Cannabis Company gained 19.35% on the day to finish at $0.94. Volume in AMMJ today was greater than 3 million shares.
Cannabics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC:CNBX)
Shares of Cannabics Pharmaceuticals had a great session, gaining a whopping 61.25% in today's trading! CNBX finished the day out at $6.35 on 5x their 30-day average volume.
Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTC:FRLF)
Freedom Leaf, Inc. shares finished the day at $0.07375, up 13.46% from their prior close of $0.065. Today's volume of 308,734 shares was almost three times their 30-day average volume of 111,014 shares.
GrowBlox Sciences, Inc. (OTC:GBLX)
Shares of GBLX finished today's session at $0.465 per share on volume over 3x their 30-day average trading volume. Compared to GrowBlox Sciences' previous close of $0.384851 per share, this represents a 17.77% increase in GBLX's stock price today.
India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE:IGC)
India Globalization Capital shares had a nice day in the markets today, gaining 19.54% to finish out the session at $0.320. Volume in IGC shares today was significantly higher than their 30-day average volume of around 70,000 shares.
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