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Cannabis Social Network MassRoots Wants a Nasdaq Listing

Earlier this week, Denver-based social network for cannabis users, MassRoots, filed an application to have its shares listed on the Nasdaq. The network claims to have 500,000 members and about ...
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75 Million Americans Will Play Fantasy Football This Season

The National Football League (NFL) has kicked of its preseason games and college football is ramping up as well. Can fantasy football leagues be far behind? Of course not. According ...
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Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

A California company filed a Form D with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on August 22 stating that the firm, Tradiv, is raising $1 million in funding. The ...
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Marijuana Price Rises 5% to $2,045

For the week ended Friday, August 28, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis jumped more than $70 from $1,924 in the prior week to $2,045. The futures ...
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America’s Most Expensive College Football Tickets

With just a week remaining until the start of the college football season, anticipation is high for fans all across the country. As the game gets closer, many will be ...
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Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

Colorado officials reported last week that the state had collected $44 million in tax revenues from cannabis sales in the the first five months of 2015. In the same period ...
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Marijuana Price Jumps 14% to $1,942

For the week ended Friday, August 21, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis spiked more than $200 from $1,709 in the prior week to $1,924. The futures ...
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Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

The number of states where marijuana possession and recreational use may nearly triple next year. Four U.S. states and the District of Columbia have already legalized cannabis and another 11, ...
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Marijuana Price Unchanged at $1,709

For the week ended Friday, August 14, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis remained essentially unchanged, moving just $4 a pound from $1,705 in the prior week ...
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Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

California governor Jerry Brown last week signed legislation authorizing hefty fines for marijuana farms that foul the environment by dumping wastewater and chemicals, cutting down trees, and killing animals. The ...
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Marijuana Price Drops 5% to $1,705

For the week ended Friday, August 7, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis fell from $1,791 in the prior week to $1,705, a drop of about 4.8%. ...
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Cablevision Earnings Are OK, but Trend Is Not Encouraging

Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The cable TV operator reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.27 on revenues of $1.65 billion. ...
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Is 11 Million a Good Number for Apple Music?

The Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) executive responsible for the company’s Apple Music business said Thursday that in the five weeks or so since Apple introduced the program, 11 million people ...
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Spending on Digital Entertainment Tops Spending on Physical Media

It had to happen eventually, but it happened a lot more quickly than many people expected. Spending on digital sell-through, video-on-demand rentals and video-on-demand subscriptions accounted for 52% of all ...
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Which Force Should Drive Disney Earnings?

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) will report its fiscal third-quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets close. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.42 in earnings per share ...
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