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Dan Appleby, CFA

Dan Appleby is a financial professional and a CFA charterholder, working across asset classes on a global scale, with a particular focus on equities. He was a previous investment manager for AIM-listed discretionary portfolios. Dan started his career as an engineer working at Intel after first completing a PhD. But he discovered the world of finance and investing by reading The Motley Fool which inspired him to change careers. Dan is a passionate investor himself and manages a portfolio of global stocks with a mix of growth and income styles. He now wants to inspire others to begin their own investing journeys.

This is how I’d aim to generate £1,000 in passive income

Dividend investing is a great way to build a passive income stream. Dan Appleby explores how he would construct his portfolio so it generates... More »

Is this exciting UK stock a buy after its IPO?

Dan Appleby looks at a UK stock that recently came to market via an IPO. It looks exciting, but is it a buy for... More »

3 top stocks to buy on Black Friday

Online shopping is forecast to surge this Black Friday. Dan Appleby analyses three stocks to buy that could benefit from the growing e-commerce sector. More »

Here are 3 stocks to beat inflation

As the Bank of England is forecasting 5% inflation next year, I’m looking for top stocks to help me beat inflation. Here are three... More »

What’s gone wrong with the Wish share price?

The Wish share price has crashed 78% so far this year, and now France is banning the website. Is there a bargain for me... More »

The Darktrace share price has a huge expected return! Is it a buy?

Dan Appleby analyses whether the weakness in the Darktrace share price has presented a buying opportunity for his portfolio. More »

Jefferies says this growth stock is a buy. Here’s what I’d do

This US growth stock has been upgraded to ‘buy’ with a share price 50% under the target price. Dan Appleby analyses if it's a... More »

The Zoom share price just crashed 15%! Is it a buy now?

The Zoom share price just crashed after earnings, and analysts are downgrading the stock. Is it a buy for my portfolio now? More »

‘The Big Short’ says a stock market crash is coming

Michael Burry believes there’s more speculation and overvaluation than before previous stock market crashes. Is he right? Let’s take a look. More »

Analysts are upgrading these UK shares

Dan Appleby is looking at these three UK shares for potential value. Analysts are upgrading their target prices, so are they buys for him? More »

Morgan Stanley’s Tesla share price target is $1,200. Is it a buy?

With the Tesla share price target set at $1,200 by analysts, its market value could one day be $1.2trn. Should I buy it now? More »

I think this growth stock could explode in 2022!

Dan Appleby is analysing this small-cap growth stock as he sees explosive potential for 2022. Is the market mispricing the shares, and should he... More »

3 top dividend stocks for 2022

Dan Appleby is looking for dividend stocks with high yields for 2022. Here are three stocks that provide a diversified income stream. More »

Is PayPal (PYPL) a buy after its share price fall?

The PayPal (PYPL) share price has fallen. I think this has presented me with a buying opportunity as the company has excellent growth prospects. More »

2 top shares I’d buy for under £5

Dan Appleby is looking for shares to add to his portfolio. These two small-cap shares under £5 are a buy for 2022. More »

These 3 FTSE 100 stocks surged last week

The FTSE 100 index fell last week, but not all stocks underperformed. Dan Appleby looks at the three leaders from the week to see... More »

3 retail stocks that could explode in December

Dan Appleby is looking for top retail stocks for his portfolio heading into the festive period. Here are three he thinks could outperform. More »

1 FTSE 100 stock to buy for 2022

Dan Appleby is looking for FTSE 100 stocks that might outperform in 2022. This company has a wide economic moat and is a strong... More »

How I’d buy penny stocks, and 1 with HUGE potential!

Using a stocks and shares ISA is a great way to buy penny stocks. Dan Appleby analyses one that might be a good buy... More »

Apple (AAPL) plans ambitious autonomous EV. Should I invest now?

Breaking news yesterday suggested Apple (AAPL) has set an ambitious target of 2025 for a fully autonomous car. Is it time to buy the... More »