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Eric Volkman

Eric Volkman

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Eric has been writing about stocks and finance since the mid-1990s, when he lived in Prague, Czech Republic. Over the course of a varied career, he has also been a radio newscaster, an investment banker, and a bass player in a selection of rock and roll bands. A native New Yorker, he currently lives in Los Angeles.

Recent articles

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What Marijuana Investors Need to Know About Virginia Legalization

It's not exactly going to change the cannabis regime in the state overnight.


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Shake Shack CFO Steps Down

Tara Comonte will stay in her position only until May 7.


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Gov. Cuomo Confirms and Details New York Recreational Marijuana Legalization Bill; Vote Could Occur Within Days

A final vote might come as soon as Tuesday.


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Visa to Start Accepting Cryptocurrency Payments in Its Network

The payment card giant has selected USD Coin as the initial "crypto" for the initiative.


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Facebook Poised to Shoot 32% Higher, Says Analyst

A Deutsche Bank prognosticator believes the company has several growth levers it can pull.

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Disney+ and ESPN+ Launched on Comcast's Xfinity

The two streaming services will now be instantly accessible for "tens of millions" of Xfinity users.


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Does Up-and-Coming Marijuana Stock Jushi Have a Big Debt Problem?

The company is one of the more buzzy cannabis titles, but there is concern that it's too eager to borrow money.


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Moderna Has Shipped 100 Million Coronavirus Vaccine Doses to the U.S.

More than two-thirds of those jabs have already been administered.


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Is Curaleaf Still a Top Marijuana Stock to Buy?

The company is growing at an admirable clip, but it's still posting bottom-line losses.


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Is OrganiGram Stock a Buy After British American Tobacco's Investment?

The big cigarette company now owns 20% of OrganiGram, following the latest major deal in the pot industry.

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5 Pot Stocks Poised to Strike It Rich From Recent Legalization Moves

One of the more recent states to flip the switch on recreational marijuana legalization is New Jersey. A quintet of operators is nicely positioned to take advantage of this.


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Better Marijuana Stock to Buy: Cresco Labs or Trulieve?

One company emerges as the clear victor in this battle of the marijuana retailers.


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1 Under-the-Radar Marijuana Stock Investors Need to Know

This small operator with an offbeat business strategy has the potential to go much bigger.


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Is Hot Marijuana Stock Sundial Growers a Buy?

The online investment community is still buzzing about this company, but whether it belongs in your portfolio is another question.


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Charlotte's Web Holdings Narrows Loss, Improves Revenue in Q4

The direct-to-consumer channel, in particular, helped propel top-line growth for the quarter.

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Report: Smartphone Maker Xiaomi to Start Producing Electric Vehicles

Move over, Apple; It seems the Chinese rival is about to jump into the car business.


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Invesco Mortgage Capital Raises Dividend; Yield Is 9.1%

Yet again, the mREIT lifts its payout.


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Why Sea Limited Rose as Much as 5% Today

The company's stock took a ride on a famous ARK.


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Congress Extends PPP Application Deadline by 2 Months

The new line in the sand is May 31.


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PepsiCo Indicates It Will Take Delivery of 15 Tesla Semis Later This Year

The company has a pre-order in place for 100 of the vehicles.