In the week ending April 5, the overall cannabis sector ended in the positive territory. The Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences ETF (HMMJ) rose ~0.93% from the closing on March 29 to the closing on April 5. The Horizons Emerging Marijuana Growers Index ETF (HMJR) rose ~1.6%. However, the ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ) ended slightly lower by 0.19%.
Last week, Aphria (APHA) emerged as the biggest gainer. Aphria stock rose ~7.8% week-over-week. OrganiGram (OGRMF) rose ~7.1%, while Green Thumb Industries (GTBIF) rose ~6.5% during the same period. Among the top gainers last week, Emerald Health (EMHTF) rose ~5.9%.
Among the other top stocks, Aurora Cannabis (ACB) rose 1.6%, while Canopy Growth (CGC) (WEED) rose 0.3% last week. Cannabis REIT Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR) rose 1.1%, while KushCo Holdings (KSHB) rose 1.4% last week.
There were some stocks that also ended in the negative territory. To learn more, visit Market Realist’s Healthcare sector page.