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Recent Steps Organigram Has Taken To Improve Long-Term Growth Prospects

7h seekingalpha
Successful branding of recreational pot will be important to margins and earnings over the long term.

Aurora Cannabis Stock Rises 5.8% on Investment in CTT

13h marketrealist
On May 22, Aurora Cannabis (ACB) (ACBFF) added yet another name to its long list of partnerships ahead of legalized cannabis in Canada. The company acquired a 9.1% ownership interest in CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings through a private placement. This deal further has a provision for Aurora Cannabis to increase its stake to 42.5% in CTT.

CANADA STOCKS-TSX 11-day win streak ends as resource shares fall

2018-05-22 reuters
TORONTO, May 22 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index edged lower on Tuesday, breaking its longest winning run in more than four years as shares of energy and materials companies lost ground.

CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps on strong wholesale trade data, higher oil price

2018-05-22 reuters
(Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index rose on Tuesday, as financial stocks gained on stronger-than-expected gain in March wholesale trade and energy shares got a boost from rising oil price.

Aurora Cannabis Makes Strategic Investment in CTT Pharmaceutical

2018-05-22 globenewswire
Edmonton, AB, May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aurora Cannabis Inc. (“Aurora” or the “Company”) (TSX: ACB) (OTCQB: ACBFF) (Frankfurt: 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) and CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings Inc. ("CTT") (US-OTC: CTTH) today announced that Aurora is acquiring an initial 9.14% ownership interest in CTT via way of a non-brokered private placement in the form of a US$1 million 5% convertible debenture. The agreement includes an issuance of warrants enabling Aurora to increase ownership to 42.

These Stocks Were the Top Movers in the Cannabis Sector Last Week

2018-05-21 marketrealist
Last week, the cannabis sector was broadly positive with the ETF Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences ETF (HMMJ) rising ~4.3%, the Evolve Marijuana ETD (SEED) rising 3%, the ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ) rising 1.3%, and the Emerging Marijuana Growers Index ETF (HMJR) rising 0.4% between the close on May 11 and the close on May 18. Over the same period, the TSE 300 Index gained about 1.1%, while the S&P 500 Index fell 0.

The Green Organic Dutchman Receives Organic Certification From Internationally Recognized Ecocert Canada

2018-05-18 globenewswire
TORONTO, May 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX:TGOD) is pleased to announce that on May 9, 2018 its facility based in Ancaster, Ontario received organic certification from Ecocert Canada, an internationally recognized world-leading organization in organic certification.

CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat as health stocks offset losses in financials

2018-05-18 reuters
May 18 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index was trading flat on Friday as a rise in healthcare stocks offset a drop in financial shares after inflation data lifted expectations the central bank will hold interest rates steady later this month.

PI Financial Cuts Aurora Cannabis’s Price Target

2018-05-17 marketrealist
On May 14, Aurora Cannabis (ACB) (ACBFF) announced that it agreed to acquire all of MedReleaf’s (MEDFF) outstanding common shares for about 3.2 billion Canadian dollars in one of the biggest deals in the cannabis sector (MJ). Following the news, MedReleaf stock was heavily traded with a volume of 3.3 million shares and closed at 25.3 Canadian dollars. Read MedReleaf Stock Rises on Aurora Cannabis Acquisition to learn more.

Looks Like Aurora Cannabis Is Trying To 'Amazon' The Pot Market

2018-05-17 seekingalpha
CEO Terry Booth says the company isn't going to stop at MedReleaf - looking for more acquisitions.

CANADA STOCKS-Energy stocks boost TSX as oil tops $80

2018-05-17 reuters
May 17 - Canada’s main stock index rose on Thursday, gaining for the 10th straight session, led by the energy sector as oil prices hit $80 a barrel for the first time since November 2014.

Why Analysts Are Loving Cannabis Stocks in May

2018-05-17 marketrealist
With the upcoming legalization of cannabis in Canada, the sector has heated up with news of new product development, partnerships, and the appointment and elevation of experienced professionals. The industry is also consolidating with mergers and acquisitions happening quite often.

CANADA STOCKS - TSX rises 0.06 pct, boosted by industrials

2018-05-16 reuters
NEW YORK, May 16 (Reuters) - * The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX rose 10.25 points, or 0.06 percent, to 16,108.06. * The biggest contributor to the TSX gain was Canadian National Railway with 13.3 net index points. The industrials sector was the top contributor with 9.8 net points. * Leading the index were CES Energy Solutions Corp, up 6.0 percent, First Quantum Minerals Ltd, up 5 percent, and West Fraser Timber Co Ltd, higher by 4.

CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat as gains in materials offset by energy losses

2018-05-16 reuters
(Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index was little changed on Wednesday as gains in materials and industrials sectors offset a drop in energy stocks.

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