Edward Sheldon

Edward grew up in Melbourne, Australia and developed a strong passion for investing during his university years. 15 years later and now based in London, Edward mainly invests in dividend growth stocks for the long term, however, he has been known to be tempted by the occasional small-cap opportunity. As well as writing for The Motley Fool, Edward also writes about dividend investing for Edward holds a Commerce degree from the University of Melbourne and is a CFA charterholder.

2 stocks you can safely own until 2027

Edward Sheldon looks at two stocks that have strong potential as long-term core holdings. More »

4 smart money moves you should consider making this year

If you're serious about getting your finances into shape in 2017, start with these four strategies. More »

2 cheap technology small-caps for 2017

Edward Sheldon identifies two small-cap tech stocks with compelling prospects. More »

3 stocks I won’t be selling in 2017

Edward Sheldon offers a sneak peak into his portfolio and identifies three stocks he has no intention of selling in 2017. More »

2 of my top dividend stock picks for 2017

Edward Sheldon says bargains can still be found in the FTSE 100 and reveals two of his top dividend picks for 2017. More »

4 advantages private investors will have over the City this year

Edward Sheldon looks at several key advantages that private investors have over professional fund managers. More »

2 beginner stocks to kick-start a portfolio

Edward Sheldon looks at two stocks that he believes could be ideal choices for those looking to start an investment portfolio. More »

3 stocks I’m tipping for dividend growth in 2017

Edward Sheldon looks at three stocks that he believes will increase their dividend payouts in 2017. More »

My 4-point investment strategy for 2017

Edward Sheldon explains how he'll be investing his money in 2017. More »

2 growth stocks to buy your grandchildren for Christmas and beyond

Edward Sheldon looks at two growth stocks that could make excellent Christmas presents this year. More »

2 Neil Woodford income stocks I want to buy in 2017

2016 is almost over. Here are two Neil Woodford-owned income stocks I'm hoping buy in 2017. More »

5 reasons why this ex-FTSE 100 company is simply too cheap

This company has fallen 60% over the last 12 months. Is it now simply too cheap to ignore? More »

3 stocks that turned £5,000 into £113,300

These three stocks have generated life changing returns for shareholders over the last decade. Can they continue to perform? More »

Do these stocks offer the perfect mix of capital and dividend growth?

Edward Sheldon looks at two stocks that have potential to deliver both capital and dividend growth going forward. More »

Are these the perfect stocks for your SIPP?

Edward Sheldon looks at two high quality companies that could make excellent SIPP holdings. More »

3 exciting small cap results I’m monitoring closely this week

Edward Sheldon explains why he'll be monitoring these smaller companies' results this week. More »

Better buy: Lloyds Banking Group plc vs Barclays plc

Edward Sheldon examines whether Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON: LLOY) or Barclays plc (LON: BARC) is the better stock to buy right now. More »

Are these the cheapest defensive stocks in the FTSE 100 right now?

Edward Sheldon looks at two key defensive stocks that appear to be trading cheaply. More »

Is this a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to buy these fast-growing banking stocks?

Edward Sheldon profiles two UK banks that are growing rapidly yet are trading at incredibly low multiples. More »

After surging higher due to Donald Trump, is it too late to buy these stocks?

These stocks are up 10% since Trump's win. Is it too late to buy now? More »