Shares in focus: Paving a road to profit

It’ll take a while to build, but start walking it now, says Phil Oakley.

Imagine a world without decent roads, railways, bridges, buildings and the means of getting electricity and clean water into our homes. Most of us take a lot of this for granted and see the people in high visibility jackets and hard hats building these things out in the real world as an everyday occurrence.

Yet before any of these things gets built, somebody has to think about how much they are going to cost, how to design and build them and make sure they get [...]

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