Stocks slide in 2019, investor focus shifts to execution and profits for 2020, and Akerna hires new CFO

We closed out an eventful 2019 that saw investor focus shift from growth to profitability, capital markets demanding a path to profitability, high-profile management turnover, scores of acquisitions scuttled and an industrywide stock selloff averaging 31% for the full year and 53% in the second half for the operators in our cannabis comp tables.

What does it signal for 2020?


  • U.S. operators trade at sharp discount to Canadian operators
  • Akerna fires and hires CFOs
  • Harvest Health to acquire cultivation facility from MJardin Group

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