The cannabis industry is a very lucrative market for potential investors, so you may be tempted to diversify your wallet by investing in marijuana stocks. Now, when you consider the numbers, this industry becomes even more appealing. According to Viridian Capital Advisors’ Viridian Cannabis Deal Tracker, investments in the marijuana sector went beyond $13.85 billion in 2018 — up from roughly $3.5 billion in 2017, with the average deal size above $23 million. But as with any new subject, investing in marijuana stocks calls for some prior exploration. Although marijuana-related companies are reaching the mainstream, there are still some pitfalls linked to the booming market. In this article, we’ll show you how to invest in marijuana stocks the right way — without going all arms and throwing blind guesses.