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.

Stop saving and start investing!

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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 »

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 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 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 »