Roland Head

After leaving university, Roland was sentenced to a career in IT, but eventually managed to escape in 2006, and has been writing for the Fool since 2012. Roland holds the CFA UK Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and currently works as a freelancer writer, as well as running an internet business. A keen private investor, Roland is focused on dividend and value investing, but also has a lingering interest in oil and gas stocks.

Are these FTSE 250 dividend stocks about to go into reverse?

Roland Head considers the latest figures from two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks that delivered double-digit gains last year. More »

Should you be buying BT Group plc after recent gains?

BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) issued a double whammy of good news last week. Is it time to buy? More »

Why takeover target BP plc should beat the FTSE 100 in 2017

Roland Head explains why he's holding onto BP plc (LON:BP) and believes the stock could outperform the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

2 FTSE 250 value stocks I’d buy today

Roland Head reviews the buy case for two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks with growth potential. More »

Are these high-flying stocks about to crash?

Roland Head highlights one stock he'd buy, and one he might sell. More »

Is this battered stock a buy after 62.5% dividend cut?

Profits at this firm are expected to rise sharply next year. Is it a contrarian buy? More »

Why I never plan to sell Aviva plc

Roland Head explains why Aviva plc (LON:AV) remains on his buy list after recent gains. More »

Is Admiral Group plc’s 6% yield today’s top FTSE 100 buy?

FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) insurer Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM) has left its dividend unchanged after last week's Ogden cut. More »

2 stocks I plan to avoid in March

Roland Head explains why he's steering clear of two of this week's big risers. More »

Is Legal & General Group plc the best dividend stock in the FTSE 100?

Roland Head looks at the latest figures from FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) heavyweight Legal & General Group plc (LON:LGEN). More »

Why these 2 hidden income stocks could be takeover targets

Roland Head highlights two potential takeover targets you may not have considered before. More »

These controversial growth stocks could be a smart buy after latest figures

Roland Head highlights two stocks that operate in potentially risky but very profitable markets. More »

3 Neil Woodford stocks I’d buy in March

These Woodford stocks could be ideal ISA buys as we near the end of the tax year. More »

Can these £1.7bn AIM growth stocks double again?

These FTSE AIM All-Share Index (INDEXFTSE:AIM) multi-baggers may still have a lot to offer investors, says Roland Head. More »

Two FTSE 250 growth stocks you may want to buy in March

Roland Head believes these FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks are likely to deliver further gains. More »

How to choose the best dividend stocks for your ISA

Roland Head highlights three potential dividend growth buys for ISA investors. More »

Are these FTSE 100 stocks a buy after 20%+ dividend increase?

Why have these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) firms suddenly ramped up their dividends? More »

Which of these internet stocks offers 40% upside?

New figures suggest significant upside for at least one of these firms. More »

2 turnaround plays that could help you retire rich

Roland Head crunches the numbers on two potential turnaround buys. More »

My 3-step strategy to cut debt and boost your savings

This simple process could help you crush your debts and build a portfolio of savings and investments. More »