Market Overview

Spencer Schredder

Benzinga Staff Writer

August 05, 2014 10:41 AM
The August 2, 2014 edition of the New York Times will go down in history as the first major news publication to allow a marijuana company to purchas ...
August 04, 2014 10:52 AM
The New York Times Calls for Marijuana Reform Starting last week, The New York Times released a series of articles calling for marijuana policy re ...
June 18, 2014 4:43 PM
Wednesday morning, the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board ruled in favor of five Native Americans in ...
June 16, 2014 4:58 PM
Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) signed a law on Monday that legalized a special strain of marijuana to treat epileptic seizures and other diseases. ...
June 16, 2014 4:15 PM
Colorado Approved The Largest State Funded MJ Resarch Grant Ever A new grant system in Colorado is handing out up to $9 million in funding for med ...
May 30, 2014 12:19 PM
This fall, thousands of eager freshmen will step onto their new college campuses for the first time. The newfound independence and social opportun ...
May 29, 2014 9:07 AM
Effective Friday, May 30, 2014 Vapor Corp (OTC: VPCO) will be moving to the NASDAQ exchange. Florida-based Vapor Corp is a leading supplier of e-cigar ...
May 22, 2014 2:10 PM
Duncan Niederauer will retire as CEO of the New York Stock Exchange, effective immediately. Niederauer has served as the President and co-CEO of N ...
May 19, 2014 3:44 PM
Minnesota Set To Become The 22nd State To Legalize Medical Marijuana After a series of road-bumps, the Minnesota legislature overwhelmingly passed ...
May 16, 2014 12:09 PM
The SEC posted a press release warning investors of fraud in the sector Friday morning, following the seventh trading halt in two months in the mari ...
May 14, 2014 12:08 PM
On Friday, May 9, to the chagrin of the Obama Administration, the United States House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved the American Resear ...
May 12, 2014 3:55 PM
Colorado Legislators Approve Of New Marijuana Banking System Colorado legislators have approved of a system of uninsured credit co-ops that would, ...
May 12, 2014 1:28 PM
The Colorado legislature made history last week with the approval of the world’s first marijuana banking system. Though the feds announced guid ...
May 09, 2014 12:25 PM
Government involvement in the cannabis sector is inevitable. Many canna-businesses trade on the OTC marketplace, so full SEC disclosure is not requi ...