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The Stash, Volume 51: Cannabis deal making continues to struggle as cash crunch intensifies

CANNABIS DEAL MAKING CONTINUES TO STRUGGLE AS CASH CRUNCH INTENSIFIES In our Dec. 18, 2019, Stash report, we said that balance sheet strength will matter more than ever in 2020 as the cannabis industry funding environment tightens and deals dry up. Capital market trends in 1H20 validate our thesis. Data from Viridian Capital Advisors shows that [...]

2020-07-15T19:08:41+00:00July 8th, 2020|

The Stash, Volume 42: The Second Coming of the Cannabis Bellwether

CANOPY GROWTH CORP (CGC): THE SECOND COMING OF THE CANNABIS BELLWETHER We believe Constellation Brands’ (STZ) purchase of an additional stake in Canopy Growth Corp. (CGC) reaffirms investors’ faith in the cannabis legalization story. On May 1, global beer, wine, and spirits major Constellation Brands exercised an aggregate of 18.8 million warrants to purchase additional shares [...]

2020-07-15T19:13:01+00:00May 13th, 2020|

The Stash, Volume 38: Cannabis Legalization in 2020: A COVID-19 Casualty

CANNABIS LEGALIZATION IN 2020: A COVID-19 CASUALTY Cannabis legalization – key to the $50 billion+ illicit-to-legal value migration in the industry – is emerging as one of the casualties of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the last three weeks, we have discussed the impact that the spread of coronavirus is having on the cannabis industry, ranging from [...]

2020-04-08T15:44:35+00:00April 8th, 2020|

The Stash, Volume 30: Innovative Industrial Properties = High Dividend Yield + Strong Earnings Growth

INNOVATIVE INDUSTRIAL PROPERTIES (IIPR) = HIGH DIVIDEND YIELD + STRONG EARNINGS GROWTH Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR) – the leading cannabis-focused real estate investment trust (REIT) – is one of the best cannabis names for investors to evaluate. IIPR focuses on the acquisition, ownership, and management of specialized industrial properties leased to experienced, state-licensed operators for their [...]

2020-03-30T14:02:15+00:00February 12th, 2020|

The Stash, Volume 29: Canna Finance – Set to Emerge from the Trough of Disillusionment?

CANNA FINANCE: SET TO EMERGE FROM THE TROUGH OF DISILLUSIONMENT? In our Dec. 18, 2019 Stash report, we said that balance sheet strength will matter more than ever in 2020 as the cannabis industry funding environment tightens and deals dry up. We expand on this subject this week by analyzing how cannabis companies went from being [...]

2020-03-30T14:02:42+00:00February 5th, 2020|

The Stash, Volume 28: Medipharm Labs – The Global Cannabis Extraction Leader in the Making

MEDIPHARM LABS: THE GLOBAL CANNABIS EXTRACTION LEADER IN THE MAKING MediPharm Labs (MEDIF) is well positioned to benefit from growth of the global cannabis extraction market to $23.7 billion by 2025. The launch of cannabis products in Canada in December has put the spotlight on Canadian cannabis players and their readiness to benefit from the expansion [...]

2020-03-30T14:03:36+00:00January 29th, 2020|

The Stash, Volume 27: Hemp – Driving Sustainable Growth in the Cannabis Industry

HEMP: DRIVING SUSTAINABILE GROWTH IN THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY Hemp’s sustainable properties are expected to drive the 34% CAGR in the global industrial hemp market to $26.6 billion over the next five years. Hemp commonly refers to the industrial/commercial use of the cannabis stalk and seed for textiles, food, paper, body care products, detergents, plastics, and building [...]

2020-03-30T14:03:56+00:00January 22nd, 2020|
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