Canadian CANNAINVESTOR Magazine November 2017 - Page 290

for example); risks (real or perceived) associated with operating in certain foreign jurisdictions; valuation of the company; and so forth. As for the social media headline spammers and promoters being right – well, you know what they say about a broken clock.

Will LGC grow into its new shoes or could it be an example as to why some compare this industry to the dot-com era? The most recent short position list indicates that there is not a significant amount of shorting interest.

The pool of industry companies with this potential along with a market cap at or less and without US exposure are few and far between. Your case study is to determine if, given your own risk profile, the upside potential outweighs the downside risk significant enough to consider investing. For all of the reasons given combined with the theme of the articles this month, LGC is indeed an ideal case study.