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Value -- vs. -- Hype in the Hemp/Marijuana Stock Boom by BrokerBank Securities, Inc.

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hype and press releases are driving investment interest into the hemp/marijuana industry and investors need to recognize the difference between value and hype. Since November of last year, when many states legalized medical/recreational marijuana use, companies have scrambled to get the word marijuana into their business model description. Many of these companies have no experience in the marijuana market space, no cash and not even a whiff of a hope to ride the marijuana tidal wave to further investment in their companies.

Certain fundamentals apply to all stocks, even the ones in development stage. Are they current with their financial reporting and in good standing with the markets? Look at their market capitalization, assets, revenues (if any) and more importantly their cash position or ability to generate enough cash to survive the development process.

There are 3 companies listed below that have recently entered into the marijuana marketplace.

Resources Ventures, Inc. (OTC: REVI) is a "Total Graphics" company with its roots in offset printing & direct mail. REVI's  clients count on it for all their graphics needs, including offset printing, direct mail, promotional items, banners & posters, packaging, point of purchase, binders and more. The company have served customers nationwide for over 27 years, and now, it has its focus on international markets. Although based in Southern California and Colorado, Revi's production plants are located across the US and in China. The full report below will provide a better understanding as to how a graphics company is entering the medical marijuana market

Global Links Corp. (OTC: GLCO) Global Links Corp. is a holding company committed to exploring business opportunities in emerging industries. The company now has three subsidiaries: Hemp Life Today, a growing online source for industry information and branded products related to Hemp and Medical Marijuana and how they can provide a healthier lifestyle; Domain Micro Homes which has developed modern affordable housing projects using proprietary stackable housing designs and BXI Trade Exchange which provides a service whereby members can exchange goods and services for "trade dollars" in place of cash.

Rapid Fire Marketing, Inc. (OTC: RFMK) is in the process of transitioning into a holding company. RFMK currently is a developer and producer of vapor inhaler products. The Vapor Inhaler (V.I.) is an innovative and disruptive technology for medical cannabis patients and nicotine and herb users around the world. Rapid Fire Marketing's Vapor Inhalers are smokeless and nearly odor-free giving the "smoker" the flexibility to enjoy use of its units in public places and without the well-known negative health effects of actual smoking.

We take a closer look at these stocks that have recently announced their entrance into the marijuana marketplace that may or may not provide value to an investor. Use the link to view the full report: http://bit.ly/AnalystReportValueVsHype  copy and paste to browser may be required

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