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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.

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 »

Here’s why this FTSE 100 growth stock is rocketing today

Shares in FTSE 100 (LON:INDEXFTSE:UKX) member Burberry plc (LON:BRBY) jump on a positive trading update. More »

3 ultra-high FTSE 100 dividend stocks I’ll continue to avoid in 2019

Don't be fooled -- I think these FTSE 100 (LON:INDEXFTSE:UKX) dividend stocks aren't all they're cracked up to be. More »

3 FTSE 100 stocks that get Terry Smith’s seal of approval

Terry Smith remains one of the UK's top large-cap fund managers, despite holding very few FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks. Here are three exceptions. More »

4 things within your control that can make or break your retirement dreams

Nothing can be guaranteed when it comes to investing, but doing this won't do your chances of retiring rich any harm. More »

Here’s why I’m sticking with this struggling growth stock

Retailer Superdry plc (LON:SDRY) releases some awful full-year figures, but this Fool remains optimistic. More »

3 things to do in your 40s to avoid relying on the State Pension

No savings at 40? Worried about securing a comfortable retirement? Paul Summers has some suggestions. More »

The FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 have been going great guns in 2019. Will it last?

Where will markets go next? For the vast majority of us, it shouldn't matter. More »

3 under-the-radar small-cap stocks hitting all-time highs. Buy, hold or sell?

Paul Summers picks out three market minnows all experiencing excellent momentum. More »

ISA vs SIPP: which could make you a millionaire first?

Which tax-efficient account could get you to the magic million faster? More »

Forget Bitcoin! I think this is all you need to make a million

Bitcoin's back! This Fool isn't tempted and is sticking with shares. More »

3 ways to stop spending all you earn

Struggling to find money to invest? Paul Summers offers three possible solutions. More »

Merlin Entertainments share price jumps on takeover news. Are these the next to be snapped up?

Theme park operator Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) gets acquired by the family behind Lego. Paul Summers suggests two more likely bid targets. More »

These FTSE 250 stocks keep rising. Is there more to come?

Paul Summers casts an eye over some of the FTSE 250's (LON:INDEXFTSE:MCX) biggest gainers of recent months. More »

2 promising small-cap growth stocks I think could help you achieve financial independence

Paul Summers reports on two market minnows that look set to continue growing strongly. More »

These FTSE 100 stocks have been on a tear. Can the good times continue?

Paul Summers takes a look at three FTSE 100 (LON:INDEXFTSE:UKX) that have been sprinting away from the pack. More »

These quality small-cap stocks look like bargains to me

Paul Summers highlights two small-cap stocks offering both income and growth to investors. More »

3 FTSE 100 growth stocks I’d tuck away for the next 10 years

Paul Summers picks out what he thinks could be three solid, long-term buys from the market's top tier. More »

Save or invest? Here’s why I’d do both

Paul Summers explains why holding cash and taking calculated risks are compatible steps for anyone wanting to improve their financial health. More »