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.

Why I’d dump this battered turnaround stock to buy Provident Financial plc

Roland Head explains why Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) could be a successful turnaround buy. More »

Why I’d hold onto this FTSE 100 six-bagger for another five years

Roland Head explains why this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) star could outperform a popular growth stock. More »

2 under-the-radar small-cap value stocks

These quality small-cap stocks offer attractive value and income, says Roland Head. More »

2 top turnaround stocks that could make you brilliantly rich

Roland Head looks at the numbers behind two of today's top turnaround stocks. More »

Why I’d ditch this high-risk growth share to buy British American Tobacco plc

After a sharp decline, British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS) could be worth a fresh look. More »

This Neil Woodford value stock is trading at a big discount

Roland Head looks at the buy case for two high-yield property stocks. More »

This forgotten turnaround stock could yield 12%

Roland Head looks at the pros and cons of two ultra-high-yield stocks. More »

One surprising growth stock I’d buy with Boohoo.Com plc

Roland Head takes a fresh look at Boohoo.Com plc (LON:BOO) and highlights a potential double-bagger. More »

2 stunning small-cap dividend stocks I’d buy today

These small-cap stocks could be due for a re-rating, says Roland Head. More »

Why this 6% yielder is on my buy list for September

Roland Head highlights two of his top small-cap dividend picks. More »

Why this beaten-up FTSE 100 dividend stock could be a bargain

Roland Head explains why he'd buy this 6% yielder from the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

2 small-cap dividend stocks that could make you rich

Roland Head highlights two stocks with stellar income and growth potential. More »

Why these banking stocks could help you achieve financial independence

Roland Head highlights two banking stocks with serious upside potential. More »

Why I’d dump this FTSE 100 stock to buy Hurricane Energy plc

Roland Head considers shifting some cash from FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) commodity stocks into Hurricane Energy plc (LON:HUR). More »

2 stellar growth stocks that could make you brilliantly rich

Shareholders should hold on for further gains at these two firms, suggests Roland Head. More »

These 7%+ yielders could be Warren Buffett stocks

Roland Head looks behind the scenes at two businesses with ultra-high dividend yields. More »

Is this Neil Woodford stock a falling knife to catch after dropping 15% today?

Roland Head takes a look at the latest casualty in the Woodford portfolio and suggests an alternative. More »

One bargain growth stock I’d buy ahead of Sirius Minerals plc

Roland Head asks if Sirius Minerals plc (LON:SXX) offers value and suggests an alternative. More »

Why this overlooked stock could help you secure financial independence faster than Purplebricks Group plc

Roland Head explains why future results from Purplebricks Group plc (LON:PURP) could be surprising. More »

2 income and growth stocks I’d buy and hold for at least five years

Roland Head looks at two potential growth buys for a hands-off portfolio. More »