Cannabis Sativa (OTCMKTS: CBDS) and NutriSystem (NASDAQ:NTRI) are both small-cap services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability. Earnings and Valuation This table compares Cannabis Sativa and NutriSystem’s gross revenue, earnings per share […]

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The Knoxes are a clan of four doctors living in Oregon and California who specialize in medical marijuana. They seem to be doing quite well selling something that is illegal in many states, working with those they know best. “We’re all fighting the same fight,” said Janice Knox, the founding doctor behind American Cannabinoid Clinics […]

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Cannabis Sativa (OTCMKTS: CBDS) and NutriSystem (NASDAQ:NTRI) are both small-cap services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Insider Institutional Ownership 92.5% of NutriSystem shares are held by institutional investors. 2.4% of NutriSystem […]

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Looking for something to do on Sunday? The Straight’s got you covered. Here are 47 events happening in or around Vancouver on Sunday, January 14.   CONCERTS Port Moody pop musician Francis Henson performs tunes from his debut album Roots at Café Deux Soleils. Jazz music at Surrey’s Northwood United Church by Mimosa, composed of Karen Graves […]

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In this 2014 photo, smaller-dose pot-infused cookies, called the Rookie Cookie, sit on the packaging table at The Growing Kitchen, in Boulder, Colorado. Wyoming legislators will again consider bills that would alter the state’s criminal code regarding marijuana. … read more at: http://trib.com/news/state-and-regional/govt-and-politics/legislators-again-consider-edible-marijuana-bills-but-experts-say-there/article_908ddd3e-3e0d-5ea1-b995-bfe7d7bf0984.html

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There are a lot of reasons to take a break from getting high, and you might currently be considering stepping away for a bit but feel weird because cannabis has been your best friend since Day 1. You’re not alone; it’s perfectly normal for cannabis consumers to give up their favorite product for a stretch. […]

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(Credit: Pexels) Cannabis cultivation Last week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent a memo to all U.S. attorneys that rescinded the Cole Memorandum, a decree issued in 2013 by Deputy Attorney General James M. Cole outlining federal policy on the cannabis industry. The decree, essentially, placed the responsibility of oversight over marijuana consumption and sales on […]

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Looking for something to do on Saturday? The Straight’s got you covered. Here are 48 events happening in or around Vancouver on Saturday, January 13.   CONCERTS New Zealand hard-rock duo Cairo Knife Fight plays the Rickshaw, with guests Spidercracker. The Rogue Folk Club presents Juno-winning folk singer-songwriter Connie Kaldor at St. James Hall. Coastal Jazz presents pianist Monty Alexander perfoming the […]

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Creso Pharma (ASX: CPH) has launched its joint venture company with Canadian cannabis investor, LGC Capital Ltd (TSXV: LG), and British brewer, Baltic Beer Company Ltd, to capitalise on the emerging cannabis and hemp-derived beverage markets. This newly formed JV company, which is called CLV Frontier Brands Pty Ltd, plans to develop and globally commercialise […]

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