The Daily Hit: December 3, 2019

It’s time for your Daily Hit of cannabis financial news for December 3, 2019.

On The Site

Cresco Labs

Cresco Labs Inc.  (CSE:CL) (OTCQX: CRLBF) said that it has entered into an equity distribution agreement with Canaccord Genuity Corp. in which the company may sell up to C$55 million of subordinate voting shares. Cresco Labs said that it will use the money “for general corporate purposes (including funding ongoing operations and/or working capital requirements), to repay indebtedness outstanding from time to time, discretionary capital programs and potential future acquisitions.”

The deal is called at “At The Market” since the shares will be distributed at trading prices at the time of the sale, prices may vary between purchasers and during the period of distribution. The company said that the volume and timing of sales, if any, will be determined at the sole discretion of the company’s management and in accordance with the terms of the Equity Distribution Agreement.


Over a year has passed since Michigan voted to legalize recreational cannabis for those 21 and older. Sales for adult-use cannabis began on December 1st and the Michigan Regulatory Agency reported that consumers spent $221,000 on their first day. People lined up for blocks in the cold to have a chance to buy legal marijuana for the first time.

Michigan already had a strong medical cannabis program already in place, bringing in approximately $970 million in sales this year. Though they have a strong medical program, at this time, Ann Arbor is the only place in Michigan where customers can purchase cannabis recreationally. Exclusive Brands, Arbor Wellness and Greenstone Provisions are currently the only three shops in operation in the state.

In Other News


Isodiol International Inc. (CSE: ISOL)(OTCQB: ISOLF) reported its FY2020 second-quarter results with revenues of $1.878M. The company attributes the decrease in revenue primarily to management restructuring and the continued focus on the long term, higher-margin growth. The company is in the process of adapting to the volatile market through a focus on rebranding strategies and restructuring our product line to better address changing market needs. The company reported a net loss of $3.2 million.

Willow Biosciences

Willow Biosciences Inc. (CSE: WLLW)(OTCQB: CANSF) announces that it has received final approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange to list its common shares on the TSX. The Common Shares will commence trading on the TSX effective as of the open of the market on Thursday, December 5, 2019. Upon listing on the TSX, the Common Shares will continue to trade under the symbol “WLLW”. In conjunction with listing on the TSX, the Common Shares will concurrently be delisted from the Canadian Securities Exchange.

Jushi Holdings Inc. (NEO: JUSH.B) (OTCQX: JUSHF) has received approval to begin trading its common shares on the Canadian Securities Exchange under the ticker symbol “JUSH.” The company expects to commence trading on the CSE as of the market open on Monday, December 9, 2019. In conjunction with the new listing, its common shares are expected to be voluntarily delisted from the NEO Exchange at the close of trading on or about Friday, December 6, 2019. Jushi’s shares will continue to trade on the OTCQX under the symbol “JUSHF.”





Debra Borchardt

Debra Borchardt is the Co-Founder, and Executive Editor of GMR. She has covered the cannabis industry for several years at Forbes, Seeking Alpha and TheStreet. Prior to becoming a financial journalist, Debra was a Vice President at Bear Stearns where she held a Series 7 and Registered Investment Advisor license. Debra has a Master's degree in Business Journalism from New York University.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get the latest cannabis news delivered right to your inbox

The Morning Rise

Unpack the industry with the daily cannabis newsletter for business leaders.

 Sign up

About Us

The Green Market Report focuses on the financial news of the rapidly growing cannabis industry. Our target approach filters out the daily noise and does a deep dive into the financial, business and economic side of the cannabis industry. Our team is cultivating the industry’s critical news into one source and providing open source insights and data analysis


Recent Tweets

Get the latest cannabis news delivered right to your inbox

The Morning Rise

Unpack the industry with the daily cannabis newsletter for business leaders.