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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.

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With excellent growth prospects, can investors afford to ignore this investing theme any longer? More »

New to investing? Get instant, low-cost, diversification with Exchange Traded Funds!

Paul Summers explains why newcomers to the stock market should consider exchange traded funds before buying individual company shares. More »

Investors, psychology and Sirius Minerals plc

Paul Summers explains how unrealistic expectations and impatience can help us understand the recent volatility in Sirius Minerals plc (LON:SXX). More »

Should investors flock to these two companies after today’s impressive results?

Should investors take a closer look at these market minnows? More »

Is this THE most reliable share in the FTSE 100?

Do today's half-year results underline the case for investing in this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) giant? More »

Is Paddy Power Betfair still the best horse to back after today’s results?

Is Britain's biggest bookmaker by market cap still a worthwhile investment? More »

Can investors afford to ignore this trend?

Is time running out for investors to take advantage of these growth stories? More »

Stop saving and start investing!

Sick of low rates on your current or savings account? Want to grow your wealth over the long term? Grab your cash and... More »

Should investors continue to flock to these market stalwarts?

Are shares in Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSB), Dignity plc (LON:DTY) and Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL) still worth buying? More »

5 stocks I’d buy and hold for the long term

Find out which companies make this Fool's list of favourite shares. More »

Should Vodafone Group plc’s shareholders be optimistic after today’s trading update?

Paul Summers looks at whether today's trading update shows an improvement in the fortunes of Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD). More »

Is Sirius Minerals plc FINALLY ready to rocket?

Paul Summers explains why shares in small-cap fertiliser producer Sirius Minerals plc (LON:SXX) could be ready to fly. More »

3 things we can learn from the takeover of ARM Holdings plc

Shareholders might be toasting the sale of ARM Holdings plc (LON:ARM) but what can those who weren't invested learn from it? More »

Forget your cash ISA with these dividend darlings!

Paul Summers explains why the low interest rate environment means that savers shouldn't hesitate to become investors. More »

Do trading updates make Burberry Group plc and ASOS plc the perfect shares to soothe investors’ post-referendum nerves?

Could fashion giants Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) and ASOS plc (LON:ASC) plc make ideal Brexit investments? More »

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 »