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Is It Time To Buy Rolls-Royce Holding plc And GW Pharmaceuticals plc, Among Others?

Is It Time To Buy Rolls-Royce Holding plc And GW Pharmaceuticals plc, Among Others?

With recent weakness in global stock markets, I’m taking a look at four shares with attractive long-term fundamentals. Rolls-Royce At the weekend, The Guardian reported that Rolls-Royce (LSE: RR) will be facing a second corruption investigation in Brazil, looking at allegations that the company paid bribes to win contracts with Brazil’s state-owned oil company, Petrobras. Rolls-Royce is already being investigated by […]

October 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Study Findings On Marijuana Use Uncover Some Unexpected Things

Study Findings On Marijuana Use Uncover Some Unexpected Things

With the Obama administration removing some of the red tape associated with marijuana research earlier this year, it would seem to agree as well. In recent years, we’ve witnessed a handful of studies that have suggested marijuana could actually be of benefit to patients with certain diseases. From aggressive brain cancer to type 2 diabetes, marijuana and its cannabinoids have […]

September 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
So You Want To Invest Medical Pot Stock? Here’s What You Ought To Learn

So You Want To Invest Medical Pot Stock? Here’s What You Ought To Learn

10 Things to Know Before You Buy a Medical Marijuana Stock It’s possible that medical marijuana and medical marijuana stocks could at some point be the fuel that pushes your portfolio higher. However, before you go out and buy your first medical marijuana stock, here are 10 things you really need to know. 1. You don’t have many (viable) choices […]

September 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Select Marijuana Users Could Be Protected From This Type Of Cancer

Select Marijuana Users Could Be Protected From This Type Of Cancer

          These include schizophrenia, type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, and Parkinson’s disease. But marijuana has also demonstrated possible benefits in rare disease indications and other cancer types. Source: GW Pharmaceuticals. Cannabinoids from the cannabis plant have been the key pathway of research for biopharmaceutical company GW Pharmaceuticals . GW Pharmaceuticals has discovered in the neighborhood of […]

September 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
The Findings May Surprise You Regarding Medical Marijuana

The Findings May Surprise You Regarding Medical Marijuana

This study may surprise you Investigators from the Conference of Quebec University Health Centers studied 786 Inuit adults age 18 to 74 from the Arctic region and analyzed if there was a correlation between persons who use marijuana and those who didn’t as it relates to body mass index (BMI) and insulin levels. Now the common correlation is that marijuana […]

August 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
By 2016, Big Marijuana Company Could Win FDA Approval

By 2016, Big Marijuana Company Could Win FDA Approval

GW Pharma appears poised to enter the United States cannabis market with its flagship drug product. The drug, called Epidiolex, previously received fast-track status from the FDA and is now in the final Phase 3 study for pediatric epilepsy disorders, according to the Huffington Post. Results are expected in the first quarter of next year. Epidiolex is expected to “breeze […]

August 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
If Study Is Accurate, Medical Marijuana Industry Could Be In Big Trouble

If Study Is Accurate, Medical Marijuana Industry Could Be In Big Trouble

In short, the researchers’ primary claim is that while medical marijuana does offer promise in some indications, it’s been inaccurately labeled as a cure-all drug when compared to previous study data. Financing has been another issue for legal dispensaries. Because marijuana remains an illicit drug at the federal level, financial services have been largely closed off for marijuana-based businesses. This […]

August 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Easton and GW Pharmaceuticals Lead Cannabis Stocks Higher Last Week

Easton and GW Pharmaceuticals Lead Cannabis Stocks Higher Last Week

The Marijuana Index(TM) moved marginally higher last week, driven by a 7.71% rise in GW Pharmaceuticals plc (GWPH) shares, which was partially offset by a 15.3% drop in Medbox Inc. (OTC:MDBX) shares. Top gainers last week included Canna Business Group Inc. (CBGI), which rose 18.2% amid no new news, Easton Pharmaceuticals Inc. (EAPH), which rose 17.4% after a site visit […]

August 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Another Financial Double Treat For The Marijuana Industry

Another Financial Double Treat For The Marijuana Industry

For marijuana shops, this means paying taxes on gross profits before excise taxes and deductions, rather than on their net income, and it’s leaving them with minimal profits (if any). Without tax code reform it may be incredibly difficult for marijuana businesses to make significant financial headway. Government and university researchers, as well as pharmaceutical companies such as GW Pharmaceuticals, […]

August 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Investing In Public Marijuana Stocks: Is It Worth It?

Investing In Public Marijuana Stocks: Is It Worth It?

“It gives me legal, inside information,” she said, “and anyone can go to those meetings. If you are going to invest in the stock market, go to industry expos and events, like Weedstock and CannaCon, and get to know the people behind the companies.” America’s first cannabis-only accounting firm With so many ‘cannabusinesses’ springing up, who will do their accounting? […]

July 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing