Canadian licensed cannabis producer, Aurora Cannabis ACB , has a incredibly confident executive on its group.

Cam Battley, the company’s CCO, has stated that the organization is ‘leagues ahead of anyone at the moment in the U.S.’

The chief corporate officer has known as Canada’s international leadership in the marijuana space a “happy accident.”

“This has offered us a exclusive historical chance exactly where the U.S. is not the leader,” Battley stated to Yahoo Finance Canada at the O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo in Toronto this previous week.

“Any government, specially in an economy that is altering quick — we’re losing in oil and gas, we’re losing in automotive — would be interested in a development sector,” Battley stated.

Battley desires Canada to be proud of its position as the top rated legal marijuana leader.

“They do not have to be ashamed about it,” Battley stated. “We are the leaders, and we will continue to keep that lead more than time, I hope.”

Not too long ago it was revealed that Aurora Cannabis is also the most liked stoc by Robinhood customers.

The trading platform has stated that Aurora Cannabis stock was held by more than 420,000 accounts and a lot more than any other stock on the platform.

The quantity 420,000 is fairly ironic as it is a marijuana slang term that the drug’s enthusiasts are familiar with.

Aurora Cannabis is now on a 3-month streak as the most broadly held stock on the cost-free-trading app. So far this year the stock has posted an 82% acquire.

The top rated 5 holdings on the trading app are Cronos, Apple, Ford, GE, and Aurora, not in any certain order.

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