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.

This FTSE 100 growth stock just announced a 24% rise in profits. Here’s why I’m not buying yet

This top-tier stock has great growth potential, but Paul Summers suspects this is now reflected in its share price. More »

Here’s why the AstraZeneca share price is flying today

Shares in pharma giant AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) jumped on encouraging full-year results. Should new investors be tempted to buy? More »

Here’s why I’d dump dividend stock SSE and buy the FTSE 100 instead

Energy giant SSE plc (LON:SSE) reduces its earnings guidance for the full year. This Fool thinks the dividend is still at risk of being... More »

Is now the worst possible time to buy this cheap FTSE 100 dividend stock?

Housebuilder Barratt Developments plc's (LON:BDEV) shares have jumped on great interim results, but this Fool is still wary. More »

Here’s why the BP share price is flying today

Oil major BP plc (LON:BP) pleases the market with better-than-expected Q4 results. Paul Summers takes a closer look. More »

Tempted by the Ryanair share price? I’d buy this FTSE 250 growth stock instead

The latest quarterly numbers from troubled low-cost carrier Ryanair Holdings plc (LON:RYA) are in and investors aren't happy. More »

Royal Mail isn’t the only battered FTSE 250 stock I’d still avoid like the plague

Holders of shares in Royal Mail plc (LON:RMG) continue to suffer and there could be worse to come. More »

This hot stock has smashed the FTSE 250. Here’s why I think it’s time to take some profit

Greggs plc (LON:GRG) has been serving up tasty profits for investors, but the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) member's shares look fully-valued, according to this... More »

Is FTSE 250 stock Domino’s Pizza a knife worth catching after falling almost 10% today?

A profits warning has sent shares in FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) member Domino's Pizza Group plc (LON:DOM) firmly lower. Paul Summers takes a closer... More »

Relying on the cash ISA? I’d put my trust in these FTSE 100 dividend hikers instead

Head to the stock market for a better return on your cash. Just don't neglect dividend growth stocks, says Paul Summers. More »

Forget the Vodafone share price. I still think FTSE 100 peer BT looks a better buy

It's not without its problems but this Fool believes BT Group - class A common stock (LON:BT-A) remains a safer bet than Vodafone Group... More »

These small-cap growth stocks have been absolutely flying. Is it too late to buy in?

Paul Summers takes a closer look at two hot growth stocks. Are they now fully-valued? More »

2 promising small-cap growth stocks worth watching in February

Paul Summers takes a closer look at two growth-focused companies, both of which report to the market next month. More »

This bargain FTSE 250 dividend stock yields over 13%. Here’s why I’m not buying

CFD provider Plus500 Ltd (LSE:PLUS) looks too good to be true. A Fool takes a closer look. More »

Here’s a dirt cheap way of creating a second income stream through the stock market

Looking for dividends? Don't ignore this low-cost strategy. More »

Why I still prefer this FTSE 250 stock over market darling Fevertree

It may be a quality stock but the frothy valuation still make this Fool wary of Fevertree Drinks plc (LON:FEVR) More »

2 top growth stocks I’m keeping my eye on

They're certainly expensive, but these companies could be worth adding to your watchlist, thinks Paul Summers. More »

Why I think FTSE 100 stock easyJet still offers great value

Budget carrier easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) still looks a decent buy, according to this Fool. More »

Why I still don’t think it’s time to bet on this battered FTSE 250 stock

This stock has fallen almost 50% in a year. Time to pile in? More »

Searching for income? I’d take a look at these small-cap dividend stunners

Paul Summers picks out two market minnows that dividend hunters should love. More »