The Motley Fool

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.

Are online stars Rightmove plc and Purplebricks plc now a safer bet than the housebuilders?

Does the post-Brexit pessimism surrounding the UK housing market provide an opportunity to snap up shares in Rightmove plc (LON: RMV) and Purplebricks plc... More »

Why Brexit could be a golden opportunity for younger investors

Paul Summers explains why now could be a perfect time for younger generations to set sail on their investing journey. More »

Should National Grid plc, Unilever plc and Halma plc be on your Brexit buylist?

Can National Grid plc (LON:NG), Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) and Halma plc (LON:HLMA) steer your portfolio through these difficult times? More »

Is this your LAST chance to buy International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA, Berkeley Group Holdings plc and Standard Chartered plc before they soar?

Should you grab shares in International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA (LON:IAG), Berkeley Group Holdings plc (LON:BKG) and Standard Chartered plc (LON:STAN) before it's too... More »

Does today’s POSITIVE update make Tesco plc a better buy than J Sainsbury plc or WM Morrison Supermarkets plc?

Is Tesco plc (LON:TSCO) further down the road to recovery than J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) and WM Morrison Supermarkets plc (LON:MRW)? More »

Is Debenhams plc doomed due to Asos plc, Marks & Spencer Group plc and Next plc?

Will Asos plc (LON:ASOS), Next plc (LON:NXT) and Marks & Spencer Group plc (LON:MKS) consign Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) to the retail dustbin? More »

Does today’s update make Petrofac plc a BETTER buy than Royal Dutch Shell plc or BP plc?

Should dividend investors buy oil services company, Petrofac plc (LON:PFC) over giants Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSB) and BP plc (LON:BP)? More »

Have we reached peak pessimism with Aviva plc, Prudential plc and Legal & General Group plc?

Is now the time to grab shares in Aviva plc (LON:AV), Prudential plc (LON:PRU) and Legal and General Group plc (LON:LGEN)? More »

Are Purplebricks plc, Sirius Minerals plc and boohoo.com plc THE best growth stocks for your ISA?

Should you stuff your ISA portfolio with fast-growing Purplebricks plc (LON:PURP), Sirius Minerals plc (LON:SXX) and boohoo.com plc (LON:BOO)? More »

Learn to love volatility: A private investor’s cheat sheet

Paul Summers explains how private investors can best tackle market jitters. More »

Is it utter madness to buy Barclays plc, Sports Direct International plc and easyJet plc right now?

Is now the time to load up on Barclays plc (LON:BARC), Sports Direct International plc (LON:SPD) and easyJet plc (LON:EZJ).? More »

Should you stick with MASSIVE gainers JD Sports Fashion plc, Domino’s Pizza plc and Anglo American plc?

Is it time to take profits on JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JD), Domino's Pizza plc (LON:DOM) and Anglo American plc (LON:AAL)? More »

Should you sell Imperial Brands and buy AstraZeneca plc and Taylor Wimpey plc instead?

Should holders of Imperial Brands plc (LON:IMB) quit while they're ahead and flock to Astrazeneca plc (LON:AZN) or Taylor Wimpey plc (LON:TW)? More »

Dividend delight: Is Auto Trader Group plc a BETTER income bet than GlaxoSmithKline plc or Vodafone Group plc?

Does market newbie Auto Trader Group plc (LON:AUTO) offer better income prospects than GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON:GSK) and Vodafone Group (LON:VOD)? More »

Could Unilever plc or Reckitt Benckiser Group plc DOUBLE by 2020?

Paul Summers explains how a recovery in emerging markets could help Unilever plc (LON:UVLR) and Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (LON:RB) rocket. More »

Are HSBC Holdings plc, BP plc and Sainsbury plc DIVIDEND DISASTERS in the making?

Are the payouts from HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA), BP plc (LON:BP) and Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) in danger? More »

4 screaming buys for the summer? ASOS plc, Next plc, WM Morrison plc and Paddy Power Betfair plc Ord Eur0.09

Could fine weather and a summer of sport benefit ASOS plc (LON:ASC), Next plc (LON:NXT), WM Morrisons plc (LON:MRW) or Paddy Power Betfair plc... More »

Tesco plc, Lloyds Banking Group plc and Royal Dutch Shell plc: which will bounce back first?

The race to recovery is on for Tesco plc (LON:TSCO), Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) and Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSB). Who will win? More »

3 debt-free darlings: Boohoo.Com plc, ARM Holdings plc and Victrex plc have cash to flash

Does having a solid balance sheet give Boohoo.Com plc (LON:BOO), ARM Holdings plc (LON:ARM) and Victrex plc (LON:VCT) an advantage? More »

Fallen stars: Is the worst over for Sports Direct International plc, Rolls-Royce Holding plc and Restaurant Group plc?

Is it safe to add Sports Direct International plc (LON:SPD), Rolls-Royce Holding plc (LON:RR) and Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) to your portfolio? More »