Here are some of the top stories you may have missed over the last week.

5 Top Healthcare Stocks for 2019

A new analysis conducted by the U.S. government says that Americans spent $3.65 trillion on health care in 2018 - an increase of 4.4% over 2017.  It is no surprise, then, that investors have flocked to the healthcare space to invest in those stocks which have benefited most from the surge in healthcare spending.  Free Report Here.

War Drums: Three Top Defense ETFs as Tensions Boil with Iran

Minutes before attacking Iran, President Trump changed his mind in June 2019. “We were cocked & loaded to retaliate last night on 3 different sights when I asked, how many will die. 150 people, sir, was the answer from a General. 10 minutes before the strike I stopped it,” Trump tweeted.  “Not proportionate to shooting down an unmanned drone.”

Now Kroger Co. Jumps on the Cannabis Bandwagon

CBD just got another major shot in the arm. Just days ago, Kroger announced it would sell CBD products in nearly 1,000 stores.  While it won’t sell CBD-infused groceries yet, it will carry CBD topical products, including creams, balms and oils in 945 stores across 17 states. The company joins a growing list of other retailers that are just now jumping on the bandwagon.  Simon Property Group partnered with Green Growth Brands.  CVS will now carry CBD products across the U.S.  The Vitamin Shoppe announced it will sell CBD products.

Teeka Tiwari recently visited some of the top Canadian cannabis small-cap companies

To understand the entire value chain... From seed to plant to harvest. To extraction, packaging, and shipping.  And, finally to retail stores...and the homes of millions across the country. Having seen firsthand what's happening behind the scenes... He uncovered a niche cannabis trend that will be MASSIVE. Click here for more.

FOMO: Bitcoin Could Rally to $20,000 in 2019

Cryptocurrencies are alive and well.  After a disastrous 2018, Bitcoin (BTC) for example has exploded from a 2019 low of $3,782 to a high of $10787 with sights set on $11,704.  That’s after the coin broker well above July 2018 and May 2018 resistance.  Now, if it can break above March 2018 resistance, it could be off to the races.  In fact, we wouldn’t be shocked to see it challenge $20,000 highs before long.