Aphria Inc


This Merger Is the Latest Catalyst for Marijuana Stocks in 2019

The biggest source of news for marijuana stocks in 2019 has undoubtedly been the rush of mergers and acquisitions in the industry.

Mergers and acquisitions can have serious benefits for investors. Companies being purchased can see their share prices skyrocket. The acquirers can benefit from the mergers, creating new synergies for their companies.

And the merger we're about to discuss could be one of the biggest catalysts yet for marijuana stocks in 2019...

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The Aphria Bear Raid Is a Gift in Disguise for Weed Investors

In a blistering month for stocks, Aphria has had a particularly bumpy ride.

The Leamington, Canada-based cannabis company was the target of some explosive (and, as we'll see, spurious) allegations from, as it turns out, a firm with substantial short interest. This is a common enough occurrence in the stock market, as Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman's legendary "long vs. short" battle royale over Herbalife Nutrition illustrates. 

The short-seller's allegations focus only on Aphria and one other, small company: Toronto, Ont.-based SOL Global Investments. They have nothing to do with other cannabis firms we follow at the National Institute for Cannabis Investors

But, since the short attack and furious price action last week, I wanted everyone to know what's really happening with Aphria.

It's the truth you won't hear anywhere else - and, even better, a beautifully wrapped-up December buying opportunity... Full Story