Gamble of the week: An overlooked plastic bags maker

When it comes to investing, the financial world likes to see a good story for people to buy in to. Yet, often these ‘story’ stocks are the worst kind of shares to buy, as the hype never turns into reality. So there’s nothing wrong with dull, if you can make money from it.

And when it comes to dullness, the subject of polythene and plastic bags is probably near the top of the list.

This company makes its living from manufacturing and selling these things. It strikes me as a decent business that has been ignored by lots [...]

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