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Edward Sheldon, CFA

Based in London, Edward is a freelance investment writer/analyst who has clients all over the world. Prior to launching his own investment writing business in 2017, he spent 15 years working in private wealth management and institutional asset management, both in the UK and in Australia. Edward is a passionate investor himself and manages his own global equity portfolio. This contains a mix of large-cap growth stocks, large-cap dividend stocks, and small-cap growth stocks. His stock-picking strategy combines ‘growth’, ‘quality’, and ‘thematic’ approaches. Edward holds a Commerce degree from the University of Melbourne, as well as the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification. You can find him on Twitter @EdwardSheldon7

Should I buy Robinhood stock after the IPO?

Yesterday, Robinhood listed on the NASDAQ via an IPO. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at whether he should buy the stock. More »

4 FinTech stocks to buy for 2021 and beyond

The financial technology industry is booming right now. Here, Edward Sheldon highlights four FinTech stocks he'd buy to capitalise on the industry growth. More »

3 investment trusts I’d buy for growth

Buying an investment trust can be a great way to invest in the stock market. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at three trusts he'd buy... More »

2 investment trusts I’d buy for income

Investment trusts can be a great way to invest in the stock market. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at two of his top choices for... More »

The Sainsbury’s share price is rising. Should I buy the stock today?

Sainsbury's shares have risen since rival Morrisons attracted takeover interest. Edward Sheldon looks at whether he should buy the stock. More »

Darktrace’s share price is rising. Should I buy the stock now?

Shares in cybersecurity company Darktrace are having a great run at the moment. Edward Sheldon looks at whether he should buy the stock. More »

2 stocks I’d buy over Rolls-Royce

Right now, UK investors are piling into Rolls-Royce shares. Edward Sheldon isn't convinced that's a good idea. Here are two stocks he'd buy instead.... More »

Apple isn’t the only Warren Buffett stock I’d buy right now

Edward Sheldon sees Warren Buffett's largest holding, Apple, as a 'buy'. But this isn't the only Buffett stock he'd buy today. More »

The Gym Group’s share price is rising. Should I buy the stock now?

The Gym Group's share price has has a great run since November. Edward Sheldon believes it may have climbed too high, however. More »

Shares to buy: 2 UK stocks I’d snap up today

Shares have had a great run over the last year. However, Edward Sheldon is still seeing buying opportunities. Here are two stocks he'd snap... More »

The ASOS share price just tanked. Here’s what I’d do now

ASOS shares fell 18% yesterday after the company posted a trading update. Is this a buying opportunity? Edward Sheldon takes a look. More »

2 UK FinTech stocks I’d buy today

The FinTech industry is booming right now. Here, Edward Sheldon highlights two stocks he'd buy to capitalise on the sector's growth. More »

Why is NIO’s share price falling?

This month, NIO's share price has fallen from $53 to $43. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at why the electric vehicle stock's falling. More »

Why Oatly’s share price is falling

After a strong run immediately after its IPO, Oatly shares are now experiencing some turbulence. Edward Sheldon explains why. More »

1 top UK technology stock I’d buy today

Right now, the world is in the midst of a technology revolution. Here, Edward Sheldon highlights a UK tech stock he'd buy today. More »

Should I buy AMC shares right now?

Investors around the world continue to pile into ‘meme stock’ AMC Entertainment. Edward Sheldon looks at whether he should buy AMC shares too. More »

Should I buy Square stock for my portfolio?

The FinTech industry is booming right now. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at whether he should buy Cathie Wood favourite Square for his investment portfolio.... More »

Could this dividend news boost Lloyds’ share price?

Year to date, Lloyds shares are up about 30%. Edward Sheldon believes some positive news on the dividend front could boost the share price... More »

2 FTSE 100 value stocks to buy in July

Value stocks have made a huge comeback in 2021. Here, Edward Sheldon highlights two FTSE 100 value shares he'd buy today. More »

S4 Capital’s share price continues to rise. Should I invest now?

S4 Capital is one of the hottest names on the London Stock Exchange right now. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at whether he should buy... More »