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Charles Archer

Charles Archer is an experienced freelance investment writer and analyst. He contributes to a variety of online platforms, but his favourite is the Fool. Charles has a Master's degree in law. He prefers to invest in reliable dividend stocks, with some room in his portfolio for small-cap stocks with growth potential. He only buys stocks with the intention of keeping them for at least five years. As a believer in the EV revolution, he has a soft spot for lithium mining stocks, and is always looking for new lithium opportunities.

1 stock to buy now for the ‘worst cold ever’

Reckitt Benckiser has posted an excellent Q3 trading update as demand for its cold and flu medicines soars. Charles Archer thinks it could be... More »

Is this FTSE 100 stock a steal right now?

Whitbread stock is rising after better than expected interim results. Charles Archer considers whether to add more of its share to his portfolio. More »

Why the Deliveroo share price might now be justified

After positive Q3 results and improving worker conditions, Charles Archer thinks now might be the time to add Deliveroo to his portfolio. More »

Why the Netflix share price could have even further to go

The Netflix share price has risen 23% since the end of July. Charles Archer believes that with Q3 results due tomorrow, it might be... More »

Why the Intel share price is my dark horse of 2022

The Intel share price has remained flat for over a year. Charles Archer thinks it represents excellent value for his portfolio. More »

How I’d start investing using a Stocks and Shares ISA

A Stocks and Shares ISA is a great way to begin investing. One Fool looks at what he'd do to prepare to invest and... More »

FTSE 100 shares to buy on sale right now!

October is a great month to buy shares in FTSE 100 companies that have dipped on investor sentiment. Charles Archer considers four that are... More »

Why the Oxford Nanopore share price is falling fast

The Oxford Nanopore share price is falling after its successful IPO. Charles Archer considers whether to add the biotech stock to his portfolio. More »

Why rising interest rates could cause a crash

Rising inflation means that interest rates are going to be raised later this year. Charles Archer considers why this makes blue chip stocks more... More »

How I time buying in-demand FTSE 100 stocks

Charles Archer analyses whether a FTSE 100 stock is a good fit for his portfolio. But then how does this Fool try to get... More »

Top 3 truly passive income stocks to buy now

Truly passive income stocks should require little to no management. Charles Archer considers three FTSE 100 shares that he could buy and hold forever. More »

Is Scottish Mortgage too exposed to volatility?

Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust is up 171% in less than two years. One Fool examines whether its exposure to volatile tech stocks makes it... More »

The BP share price is up 73% in a year! Time to buy?

The BP share price is at its highest point since March 2020. With the price of oil rising fast, Charles Archer considers whether its... More »

Why I’d buy these 2 penny stocks this October

The usual October stock market volatility means that there might be opportunities to buy good penny stocks at low prices next month. One Fool... More »

The Nasdaq fall yesterday was its steepest drop since March! What’s going on?

The Nasdaq composite index lost 2.8% yesterday. Charles Archer considers why the index fell so hard, and whether there could be more pain to... More »

The Rolls-Royce share price was the top riser on the FTSE 100 yesterday. Here’s why

The Rolls-Royce share price rose 10% yesterday due to a new contract with the US Air Force. Charles Archer considers whether now is the... More »

The Royal Mail share price is up 96% in the past year. Have I missed the boat?

The Royal Mail share price nearly doubled over the past 12 months. But as it has fallen 22% since June, one Fool considers whether... More »

The Alibaba share price has fallen 47% in a year! Is it time to buy in?

The Alibaba share price has fallen 47% over the past year. With a billion active customers, one Fool considers whether to add some shares... More »

The IAG share price is up 33% in a fortnight! Should I buy now?

The IAG share price has risen by a third in less than two weeks. Charles Archer considers whether to add the stock to his... More »

This FinTech stock is up 1,000% in a year! And it could go further

Upstart Holdings is an Artificial Intelligence FinTech stock that could transform money lending forever. Charles Archer considers whether he should add some shares to... More »