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In this Best of Episode of Capital Ideas Radio, Mark Bunting talks to Cronos Group (TSX:CRON;NASDAQ:CRON) Chairman, President and CEO Michael Gorenstein about the company's ambitious plans to have cannabis production hubs on six continents. (This episode was recorded in March of 2018.)
One of Canada’s foremost stock pickers isolates five top picks he thinks have been abandoned by the market “because they’re not weed”. Taylor, a Capital Ideas Media contributor, also gives valuable investment insights, takes viewer questions, and explains why he believes management at Aphria, a company in which he was an early investor, got "lazy and dumb".
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to John McMullen, CEO of LGC Capital (TSXV:LG), about the company’s global strategy, planned two million+ square foot production capacity, and retail brands. LGC is looking to more than triple revenue in 2019, and McMullen says the ultimate goal is to roll up the assets in which the company has stakes into LGC.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting sits down with Peekaboo Beans (CSE:BEAN) founder and CEO Traci Costa, who tells us about the children’s clothing company’s strategic shift from direct selling to an omni-channel model, and the immediate results Peekaboo has seen. Another big change is Peekaboo’s move to Shopify’s e-commerce platform, which Costa calls “amazing”. She also discusses Peekaboo’s use of social media influencers to build brand awareness. All of these moves Costa believes will “supercharge” growth and light a fire under the stock.
The audio version of a Capital Ideas TV live stream show as host Mark Bunting talks to Kintavar Exploration (TSXV:KTR) President and CEO Kiril Mugerman, who tells us about the company’s promising copper project in southern Quebec. Will larger players take an interest? Mugerman also discusses Kintavar’s gold properties in Quebec that are surrounded by projects owned by bigger gold companies such as Agnico Eagle. Kintavar’s stock quintupled earlier this year and Mugerman says the shares have come back into a buying zone for those who missed the first run.
The audio version of a Capital Ideas TV live stream show with the CEO of 5i Research, who sits down with Capital Ideas Media publisher and host Mark Bunting to talk about his best stock ideas, investing philosophies and how to handle current market conditions.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting talks to Ryan Irvine, whose Small Cap Growth stock portfolio has achieved a 37% average annual return over the last 19 years. Get five Top Picks and hear about Irvine's investing strategies, philosophies and lessons learned. Irvine is engaging, informative and amusing.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting moderates the Growing Technologies and Innovation panel at the New Green Frontier Cannabis Investor Conference. Get insights into the sector from panelists Kevin Epp, COO of Up Cannabis, a subsidiary of The Tragically Hip-backed Newstrike Brands (TSXV:HIP), Earl Connors, CEO of Rocky Mountain Marijuana (CSE:RMMI), Lawrence Hourihan, President of Relief Effects, and Ingo Mueller, CEO of Cannivate.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting sits down with Rodney Gelineau, the CEO of EastWest Bioscience (TSXV:EAST), which just completed a reverse takeover with Harbour Star Capital. Rodney explains EAST's strategy of moving into cannabinoid (CBD) products to complement the 30+ hemp-based products the company already has on the market. He also gives revenue and profitability projections, and talks about EAST's recent purchase of Sangster's, a health store chain that's been around since the early 1970s.
Capital Ideas Media publisher Mark Bunting and producer Marc Perri head to the new Liberty village, Toronto location of Organic Garage to talk to founder and CEO Matt Lurie, a fourth generation grocer, about the company's growth by expansion plan in the increasingly popular organic and natural food retail sector. This is store number four for the value-driven company with more in the pipeline. Lurie also discusses the possibility of Organic Garage's (TSXV:OG) growing footprint, revenue growth and millennial focus eventually appealing to a larger player. After all, Amazon.com bought Whole Foods Market for nearly $14 billion, and Farm Boy just got bought by Sobeys for $800 million. What does that make Organic Garage worth?