Socionomist Euan Wilson of the Socionomics Institute has demonstrated the views on pot are more restrictive in bull markets and more tolerant in bear markets.
New Jersey legalized medicinal marijuana but the state is much more restrictive than other states like California. So far only 1,700 patients have registered with the state.
The Cannabis Career Institute teaches budding "ganja-preneurs" how to start their own marijuana business, which is still illegal in the state of New York.
Big deals like Facebook's acquisition of WhatsApp have helped fuel the underlying positive feeling for traders, says Meridian Equity Partner's Jon Corpina.
As Netflix subscriber base has grown, so has its demand for broadband. Netflix announced it will pay Comcast for a direct connection to its servers to improve streaming quality.
The existing home sales report on Friday fell to an 18-month low, but that didn't put a chill on the stock market.
Belpointe Asset Management's David Nelson says the market was initially satisfied with Groupon's light earnings, but decided the forecast shed an unfavorable light on the company's turnaround plans.
Jason Weisberg of Seaport Securities says the overall trend in the market is positive and Wal-Mart no longer affects the market like it did in the past.
Before the first seed is even sown, Washington State is cutting back on the amount of marijuana producers it will license in the state.
Renaissance Capital Co-Founder and Chair Kathleen Smith believes this sets a high bar for companies like Square that plan to go public this year.