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Paul Summers

Paul teaches psychology and also holds the CFA Society's Investment Management Certificate (IMC). It won't come as a surprise to learn that he's particularly interested in how behaviour and cognitive errors impact on financial decision-making.

Why FTSE 250 dividend stock Greene King rocketed 51% yesterday

Holders of stock in pub retailer and brewer Greene King plc (LON:GNK) have had a superb start to the week. Here's why. More »

Fear a recession? Here are 3 ways to tap into the rising gold price

As markets continue to wobble, gold is on the march. Here's how to get some exposure. More »

The Burford Capital share price isn’t the only Neil Woodford disaster stock I’m avoiding

It may be showing signs of recovery but Paul Summers thinks this battered small-cap, like shares in Burford Capital Ltd (LON:BUR), should be left... More »

This FTSE 100 dividend stock still looks a bargain to me

Searching for reliable income? This FTSE 100 (LON:INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock ticks all the boxes, according to this Fool. More »

This FTSE 250 growth stock looks too cheap to me. Time to grab a slice?

Poor overseas sales and the departure of its CEO may worry some holders, but Paul Summers thinks this FTSE 250 (LON:INDEXFTSE:MCX) stock offers good... More »

A once-hated FTSE 250 stock has almost doubled in value in 2019. Would I buy?

This FTSE 250 (LON:FTSEINDEX:MCX) stock showcases the power of contrarian investing. More »

This cheap FTSE 100 dividend stock still looks a great buy to me

FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) behemoth British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS) jumps on positive half-year results. Here's what you need to know. More »

These under-the-radar stocks popped in July. I think there could be more to come

Looking for stocks showing positive momentum? These two had a great last month, reveals Paul Summers. More »

This FTSE 250 growth stock has FALLEN on news of exceptional trading. What’s going on?

Shares in this FTSE 250 (LON:FTSEINDEX:MCX) hot stock fall despite a great set of results. Paul Summers takes a closer look. More »

Fear the UK is heading for a recession? Here’s how to protect yourself

Whether it happens or not, it's never a bad idea to prepare yourself for the worst. More »

The Cash ISA is a huge risk to your wealth. Here’s what I’d do instead

Forget stock market volatility, this Fool thinks the Cash ISA is the biggest threat to your wealth. More »

The surprising truth about lump sum vs drip feed investing

Should you throw your cash at the market regardless of where we are in the cycle? The answer may surprise you. More »

The Vodafone share price jumps on today’s news. Is the recovery on?

FTSE 100 (LON:INDEXFTSE:UKX) giant Vodafone plc (LON:VOD) announces another plan to tackle its huge debt pile. This Fool is cautiously optimistic. More »

Is this battered small-cap stock now a canny contrarian buy?

Spread-betting firm CMC Markets plc (LON:CMCX) rises on news that client activity has stabilised. Is the recovery on? More »

I still think this FTSE 250 growth stock could be a great long-term buy

These two stocks have been racing ahead since the beginning of 2019. Paul Summers remains positive on their long-term prospects. More »

Why I remain bullish on this FTSE 250 dividend stock after today’s news

Paul Summers remains bullish on this defensive FTSE 250 (LON:INDEXFTSE:MCX) stock. More »

This top growth stock’s share price has almost halved in less than a year. Time to buy?

AIM-listed superstock Fevertree Drinks plc (LON:FEVR) falls on news of slowing growth. Paul Summers takes a closer look at the numbers. More »

4 reasons I’ve bought this FTSE 100 stock in July

Paul Summers reveals one FTSE 100 (LON:INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock that's found its way into his portfolio. More »

Here’s why I’m avoiding the Royal Mail share price and buying this dividend stock instead

Paul Summers remains bearish on Royal Mail plc (LON:RMG) and suspects the dividend might still be at risk. More »

Could easyJet fly back into the FTSE 100?

Shares in easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) rise on a positive update. Paul Summers asks whether a surprise return to the market's top tier could be... More »