This book is a primer for Canadians investing in the stock market, but also a guide on the cannabis industry in this country and how to capitalize on it through the stock market. It is for those new to investing, those curious about the opportunities to invest in cannabis stocks, or both. "A new report by Statistics Canada estimates the country's cannabis black market was worth as much as $6.2 billion in 2015." (http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2017/12/18/canadian-cannabis-market-worth-6-2b-in-2015-statistics-canada_a_23310828/, December 2017. This black market number indicates the possible large amounts of money that will soon flow into legal cannabis, once all is legalized (which at this point is said to be July, 2018), thus making investing in companies growing or otherwise involved in the burgeoning industry a potentially smart move.