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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.

Does the rising Sainsbury’s share price mean a takeover is waiting to happen?

The Sainsbury's share price has rocketed 46% over the past year. Charles Archer thinks its potential for a private equity buyout could make it... More »

Here’s why the National Express share price jumped 7% yesterday

Yesterday, a proposed merger with Stagecoach saw the National Express share price soar by 7%. Charles Archer thinks this merger could make the coach... More »

Why I think Evergrande shares caused a FTSE 100 drop yesterday

Evergrande is one of the largest property developers in China. Here's why Charles Archer thinks its potential collapse is causing the FTSE 100 to... More »

Here’s my Reddit stock watchlist as a long-term investor

Reddit stocks have introduced a new generation of investors to the stock market. Charles Archer thinks that some Reddit picks would make good additions... More »

Inflation is rising! How I’m planning to fight it

Inflation is rising much higher than the Bank of England's target. Charles Archer explains why it might soon be time to hedge against inflation... More »

Is Argo Blockchain a unique opportunity?

Argo Blockchain is the only cryptocurrency mining company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Here's why one Fool might add it to his portfolio. More »

1 renewable energy stock to buy right now

Fossil fuels aren't going to last forever. That's why Charles Archer thinks this renewable energy stock is a long-term growth play for his portfolio. More »

Why I’m bullish on the Ocado share price

The Ocado share price fell yesterday as revenues fell in the last quarter. Charles Archer thinks now might be the time for him to... More »

This bull market could prevent a stock market crash

Much has been made of a potential stock market crash in the coming months. Charles Archer thinks there's two sides to this story. More »

The Tesco share price: is a buyout on the cards?

The Tesco share price has risen 15% in less than three months. Here's why Charles Archer believes it might be a good defensive addition... More »

The Ryanair share price: set to explode?

Airline stocks have been hit hard by the impact of the pandemic. With consumer confidence rising along with vaccination rates, Charles Archer thinks that... More »

Passive income: 4 dividend stocks to buy now

One of the best ways to generate passive income is to buy high-yield dividend stocks. Charles Archer thinks these four are well suited to... More »

Stock market crash? It could be here soon

The delta variant, labour shortages, and market highs are all concerns for me. Here's why I'm buying more defensive stocks for my portfolio. More »

The Lloyds share price: time to buy the dip?

The Lloyds share price has fallen 14% since June. Here's why Charles Archer thinks it's risky and not suitable as an addition to his... More »

NIO share price: time to buy the dip?

The NIO share price has fallen by a third since February. Charles Archer believes that now could be the time to buy the dip... More »

Guess who bought the dip in the Peloton share price

The Peloton share price has fallen 15% since it posted FY 2021 results last week. Here's why I think one famous investor bought the... More »

1 penny stock to buy now

Premier African Minerals raised £1m this month to fund its mining exploration in Zimbabwe. Charles Archer thinks this penny stock could be a great... More »

Corsair Gaming: Time to buy the dip?

Corsair Gaming shares have fallen to a low of $27. Here's why Charles Archer thinks he should buy the stock for his portfolio. More »

Morrisons share price: can it go further?

The Morrisons share price has soared more than 50% compared to its 2020 average. One Fool considers whether it's worth adding some shares to... More »

Is it time to buy the Darktrace dip?

The Darktrace share price has been falling for the past three weeks. Charles Archer thinks the company's pioneering cybersecurity technology makes it an unmissable... More »