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 becoming a contrarian investor could be your ticket to financial independence

These stocks are great examples of why learning to do what others won't can have a huge impact on your wealth. More »

These small-cap growth stocks are crushing the FTSE 100

Looking for better returns? These minnows have seriously outperformed the market's top tier. More »

2 FTSE 100 dividend growth stocks I’d buy and hold forever

Looking for resilient companies that regularly increase their payouts to shareholders? Paul Summers focuses on two of the best from the market's top tier. More »

Why I’d continue to shun this Neil Woodford backed turnaround stock

Paul Summers takes a look at the latest set of full-year numbers from this battered Neil Woodford favourite. More »

Will the WPP share price ever make a successful comeback?

What does the departure of long-standing CEO Martin Sorrell mean for FTSE 100 advertising giant WPP plc (LON:WPP)? More »

Will these heavily-shorted stocks sink further in 2018?

Paul Summers takes a look at two of the most hated companies on the market. More »

Why shares in Micro Focus and this FTSE 100 giant plunged in March

Not had time to check in with the markets? Here's what you need to know about recent falls at Micro Focus plc (LON:MCRO) and... More »

Can you afford to ignore this small-cap growth stock after today’s news?

Trading at this small-cap continues to be decent. Should growth investors take advantage of recent share price weakness? More »

Is Tesco’s share price about to return to 300p?

The recovery at Tesco plc (LSE: TSCO) continues to gather momentum. Is it finally time to buy the stock? More »

The secret to beating almost everyone in the markets

Paul Summers explains how Foolish investors can gain an edge over other market participants. More »

Ready to begin investing? Don’t do anything before you’ve read this

Paul Summers draws up a 'to do' list for budding investors before they dive into the stock market. More »

This FTSE 250 growth stock could be a great buy after today’s news

Paul Summers takes a look at the latest trading update from this under-the-radar company. More »

Why April could be a great month for investors

History may not repeat itself but it often rhymes. Here's what investors need to know about where shares could be headed in April. More »

This FTSE 100 giant will hike its dividend by 499% this year

Love dividends? You need to take a look at this Footsie giant. More »

2 FTSE 250 value stocks I’d consider buying for my ISA

Hunting for value in a rather expensive market? Paul Summers has a couple of suggestions. More »

Could these ‘secret’ small-cap stocks help you achieve financial independence?

Paul Summers take a closer look at two under-the-radar small-cap shares and their potential to help you quit the rat race early. More »

2 top small-cap growth stocks that could help you become an ISA millionaire

Looking to create a million-pound portfolio over the long term? Check out these two hot growth stocks. More »

Why I’d buy this FTSE 100 dividend hero over United Utilities Group plc

Following today's news, Paul Summers prefers this Footsie giant over water company United Utilities Group plc (LON: UU). More »

One bargain dividend stock I’d buy for my ISA today (and one I’d avoid)

Paul Summers thinks small-caps could be a great addition to most dividend-focused portfolios, but choose carefully. More »

3 top dividend stocks to consider before the ISA deadline

As we approach the ISA deadline, Paul Summers picks out three great options for dividend investors. More »