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Bunzl – the big yawn has a relative shocker

By Chris Bailey | Wednesday 17 April 2019

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

Thanks to the excellent ShareProphets search functionality, I can see that I last (and initially) wrote on the international distribution company Bunzl (BNZL) last August. Within that article I also shared the useful information that apparently to 'bunzl' someone is 'to prank someone gently, randomly, and inexplicably'. Today's double-digit percentage dump by a company beloved by dividend munchers and earnest (but very boring) fund manager types is very, very out of character...

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