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Thursday’s Market Retreats

Broad market weakness returned today, wiping out all of yesterday’s gains and more. Uncertainty contributes to price confusion and volatility. This action indicates that investors are struggling with the current market and economic variables.

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Midweek Lift: Broader Markets and Cannabis Sector Showed Bump for Humpday

The S&P 500, Russell 2k and Russell MicroCap all experienced gains of > 1.7%. MJIC Marijuana Index and Benzinga 420 Marijuana Index both underperformed, with a gain of 0.09% and a decline of 1.51% respectively.

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10 Surprising Facts About the History of Pot

What do Sarah Palin, Barack Obama, Justin Bieber, Maya Angelou and well over 100 million Americans all have in common? They’ve all smoked pot. Throughout its history, marijuana has attracted plenty of unexpected users and proponents.

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Controversial Remarks Spark Branding Debate

Stoner. What does that word mean to you? To some it brings the image of cannabis culture and lifestyle, but to others it is the image of a long haired, marijuana smoking, fast food eating burnout.

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Bioavailability Optimization: New Trend in Cannabis Ingestion

The port city of Seattle is rife with dilapidated buildings, which gives it a unique industrial funk in stark contrast to the gleaming tech hub high-rises.

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The Political Investment Conundrum

After you, my dear Alphonse. That, according to an October 7, 2014, webinar, hosted by MJ Freeway and featuring the Marijuana Policy Project’s Executive Director, Rob Kampia, has been the position of many cannabusinesses.

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OTC Markets Group Welcomes AmeriCann to OTCQX®

NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, announced AmeriCann Inc. (OTCQX: ACAN) has qualified to trade on OTCQX®.

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UK Cost Agency Rejects British Company GW’s Cannabis Drug

LONDON, Oct 8 (Reuters) – A pioneering cannabis drug developed by British firm GW Pharmaceuticals for treating spasticity in multiple sclerosis has been rejected as not cost-effective in the company’s home market.

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Colorado Finalizes New Cannabis Rules

The Colorado cannabis industry has just passed another significant milestone. On October 1, 2014, the rule that required marijuana cultivators to be tied to a specific dispensary has expired.

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Feds Say Cannabis is Not Medicine While Holding Patent on Plant as Medicine

Emmy winning independent journalist Ben Swann released a video detailing the hypocrisy of the federal government holding patents on medical marijuana, and the health benefits of CBD oil.

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