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US Cannabis Market Could Hit $22.7B By 2023

A new report projects the cannabis market in the United States will reach $22.7 billion in sales by 2023. The estimates in the Brightfield Group report imply a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20 percent over the next four years.

The recreational market is expected to lead the charge, at least in 2019, delivering 33 percent growth, driven by a variety of factors including the stabilization of the market in California and new adult-use markets coming online….CLICK for complete article

Goofy Award – The Mark Norman Case Has Government’s Fingerprints All Over It

Imagine being forced from your job – waiting two years before charges were laid – against a multi million government prosecution while the government does all it can to hide and delay documents.

Mike’s Editorial – About that 12 Year Countdown To Climate Catastrophe

The co-author of the UN’s International Panel on Climate Change report says it never said that.  Meanwhile Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says the 12 Year Countdown is only believed by people with the intelligence of a sea sponge.

Seminar Invitation – McIver Capital

Why Institutional Investor Outperform You – And What You Can Do About It

Neil McIver joins Michael on Saturday’s show to share how his clients benefit from re-balancing their portfolios every spring. As an added bonus MoneyTalks listeners are invited to attend a FREE evening seminar where Neil and his team will share the strategies that have seen him outperform the market steadily for almost a decade. Seating is very limited so sign up now. CLICK HERE to register.

  • When: Wednesday, May 29
  • Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
  • Location:
    Four Seasons Hotel
    Seasons Room
    650 Howe Street
    Vancouver, BC

Welcome To The World’s Biggest Free Trade Area

At a time when the Western world is doing its best to kill free trade, some emerging markets are doing the exact opposite: fostering continent-wide enhanced trade by expanding free trade. Strange as it might seem, Africa, a continent commonly associated with seemingly unending civil strife and poverty, will soon rival the WTO and the EU while earning its stripes as home to the world’s largest free trade area….CLICK for complete article

Ford Is A Truck Company With A Truck-Sized Dividend

With all the talk about electric cars and Tesla (TSLA) constantly stealing the limelight, it is easy to miss the fact that there are other auto manufacturers that offer compelling investment opportunities. The initial battle scene in Episode 3 of Season 8 of Game of Thrones showed the army of the dead essentially steamrolling over the good guys’ defenses. That is not what Tesla is doing to the other manufacturers, except perhaps in the amount of media coverage it is getting….CLICK for complete article