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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.

2 unknown but brilliant stocks I think could help you achieve financial independence

Paul Summers looks at two reliable performers that rarely make the headlines. More »

This stunning growth stock is up almost 80% in one year. Is there more to come?

The share price of this hot small-cap stock has been motoring ahead in recent months. This Fool asks: is it still worth buying now? More »

This FTSE 250 stock looks fully valued for now. Here’s where I’ve put my ISA cash instead

Another good set of numbers from this FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stock, but this Fool thinks there's another quality stock available at a far... More »

IQE isn’t the only ‘jam tomorrow’ growth stock I’ve just sold

Paul Summers explains why he's decided to finally ditch two of his biggest losing positions. More »

Why I think this scandal-hit FTSE 250 growth stock is now a tempting contrarian buy

Paul Summers casts his eye over the latest set of numbers from this battered mid-cap stock. Is all the bad news now priced-in? More »

3 things the Brexit crisis reminds us about investing

No one knows what will happen next. So just keep calm and carry on, says this Fool. More »

Tempted by the Provident Financial share price? I think these small-cap stocks are far better buys

Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) announced a return to profit last week, but ongoing uncertainty over the takeover bid is keeping this Fool away. ... More »

Is the Sirius Minerals share price about to fall off a cliff?

Short sellers are swarming around story stock Sirius Minerals plc (LON: SXX). Should those holding it be worried? More »

This FTSE 100 turnaround stock may be showering cash on its owners but I’m still not tempted

WM Morrison Supermarkets plc (LON: MRW) announces another special dividend after posting encouraging results. So, what's this Fool's problem? More »

Can this battered growth stock rise from the dead?

Paul Summers takes a look at the latest numbers from this former market star. More »

Are you still making this classic retirement savings mistake?

Looking to secure a comfortable retirement? You're very unlikely to get there if you do this. More »

Fear another market meltdown? I think these 3 FTSE 100 stocks offer great protection

Sceptical that the market will maintain its positive start to the year? Read this now. More »

Is this out-of-favour FTSE 100 growth stock now a great contrarian buy?

Down 30% since last May, Paul Summers asks whether this a golden opportunity to pick up shares in a company with great prospects in... More »

This FTSE 250 growth stock has made a storming comeback but I’m steering clear

Tasty full-year numbers aside, are shares in takeaway marketplace Just Eat plc (LON:JE) just too expensive? More »

This FTSE 250 stock is on an awful losing streak and today’s news won’t help

This company just reported a massive loss for the last year. Are huge growth opportunities abroad reason enough hold on? More »

Is this FTSE 100 turnaround stock now superb value?

Advertising giant WPP plc (LON: WPP) jumps as results hit the upper end of guidance. Time to pile in? More »

Is the Marks and Spencer share price a FTSE 100 falling knife worth catching after today’s news?

Marks and Spencer Group plc (LON:MKS) finally enters the home delivery space. But is it paying too high a price? More »

2 high-quality dividend-hikers I’d buy and hold for the long term

Sometimes it's just best to pay a little more for a slice of a great company. Paul Summers picks out two favourites. More »

ISA deadline alert! Time is running out to make the most of your allowance

Want to give as little back to the taxman as possible? Read this now. More »

Is the Persimmon share price the biggest value trap in the FTSE 100?

As shares in FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) housebuilder Persimmon plc (LSE: PSN) begin to recover, this Fool isn't tempted. More »