From Max A. Cherney
: Canadian marijuana producer Hexo Corp. HYYDF, +1.70% HEXO, +1.77%
said early Thursday that it has been approved for listing on the NYSE American exchange, and will begin trading Jan. 23. Hexo's current over the counter listing in the U.S. is up 1.9% in Thursday trading. Hexo follows other Canadian licensed cannabis producers such as Aurora Cannabis Inc. ACB, -6.00% ACB, -5.76%
and Canopy Growth Corp. CGC, +4.18% WEED, +4.15%
which have also listed on U.S. exchanges. Hexo and Molson Coors Brewing Co. TAP, +1.00%
have signed a joint venture to develop non-alcoholic, cannabis-infused beverages. ETF Alternative Harvest ETF MJ, +0.20%
which tracks a basket of pot stocks, is up less than 0.1% in midday trading.