Saturday , 4 February 2023

Cannabis Category Returns Ranged From +0.4% To -72% In 2022

The 5 categories in the cannabis sector perform quite differently and below is a summary of how each category  performed in 2022:

By Lorimer Wilson, Managing Editor of munKNEE.com – Your KEY To Making Money!

  1. The Conservative Pot Stocks Index: DOWN 2.6% in 2022 (UP 0.39% including dividends)
    • The Index consists of 6 tobacco, beer, and liquor companies that have invested heavily in the cannabis industry, namely, Altria Group (MO); Anheuser-Busch  (BUD); British American Tobacco (BTI); Constellation Brands (STZ);  Imperial Brands (IMBBY) and Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) and they all pay dividends with yields ranging from just 0.89% for Anheuser Busch to 8.05% for Altria and average out at 2.87%.
    • Read:  Conservative Cannabis Stocks Index Only -3% In 2022
  2. The Ancillary Pot Stock Index: DOWN 63.7% in 2022
    • The Index consists of the 7 largest companies providing goods and services to the cannabis sector, namely, AFC Gamma  (AFCG); Forian (FORA);  Hydrofarm (HYFM); GrowGeneration (GRWG); Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR);  Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG) and Turning Point Brands (TPB) which trade for at least US$3/share on the Canadian and/or American stock exchanges and have a market cap of at least US$100M.
    • Read: The Ancillary Cannabis Stocks Index Collapsed 64% In 2022
  3. The Psychedelic Drug Stocks Index: DOWN 60.0% in 2022
    • The Index consists of 6 psychedelic compound-based and marijuana (THC) drug companies in the clinical stages of research and development of treatments for a wide variety of mental illnesses, namely, Cybin (CYBN); Atai (ATAI); Seelos (SEEL), Compass Pathway (CMPS); Mind Medicine (MNMD) and GH Resources (GHRS) which trade on the Canadian and/or American stock exchanges and have market caps of at least US$50M.
    • Read: 6 Largest Psychedelic Drug Stocks Were -20% In December
  4. The Canadian Cannabis LPs Index: DOWN 66.0% in 2022
  5. The American Cannabis MSOs Index: DOWN 72.2% in 2022

In summary, the 5 cannabis/cannabis-related company stock category performances ranged from +0.39% (dividends included) to -72.2% in 2022.

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