The cannabis, hemp and CBD business is not quite turning out the way many people predicted it would. The early explosion of money and investors created a real bubble that has since deflated dramatically.
Which is not to say there is not a real business here. It’s just that it will probably take more time and be on a more moderate growth curve than the initial exuberance would have suggested. Here’s a good take on the situation from The Motley Fool investment site: https://www.fool.com/investing/2020/03/08/the-must-see-cbd-quote-from-the-head-of-the-fda.aspx