Cannabis stocks ended a challenging quarter with a modest lift.. 36% of the stocks tracked here rose in price, with 3 double-digit percentage gainers and 1 double-digit percentage loser. Stocks with volume above the 30-day average fell from 46% to 42%, with two stocks trading over $5mm in value. Four of the ten highest dollar-volume stocks rose in price as two traded above $1mm. Benzinga's 420 Marijuana Index is estimated to have increased by 0.2 points to 62.5, reflecting a decline of 52.2% so far in 2015. The index began 2013 at 100, 2014 at 159, and 2015 at 130.7, and it peaked last March at 1010 after bottoming in August 2013 near 70.
Stocks moving more than 5% on more than $500k in volume included North American Cannabis (USMJ) to the upside and PharmaCyte Biotech (PMCB) to the downside.
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