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.

Is this small-cap star a better banking buy than Barclays plc?

Roland Head takes a closer look at a fintech stock and explains why he's keen on Barclays plc (LON:BARC). More »

Be wary of these top growth stocks after rising 50%+

Roland Head explains why he's not attracted to these stocks at current levels. More »

2 FTSE 250 stocks that could deliver explosive earnings growth

Roland Head looks at two companies making bold bets on US growth. More »

Is it too late to buy these rocketing small-caps?

Roland Head considers the latest figures from two cash-rich firms with exciting potential. More »

2 ‘hot’ growth stocks you can’t afford to ignore

Roland Head highlights two out-of-favour growth stocks with the potential to surprise the market. More »

Are these bargain dividend stocks about to rebound?

Roland Head takes a closer look at the upside potential of two battered dividend stocks. More »

Two 5% dividend stocks set to beat the FTSE 250

Roland Head looks at the upside potential of two unusual dividend plays. More »

Your last chance to buy Unilever plc for under £40?

Roland Head gives his verdict on the Q1 figures from Unilever plc (LON:ULVR). Is the stock still a buy? More »

One 9% dividend I’d buy, and one I’d avoid

Roland Head highlights key differences between these two high-yielding shares. More »

Is it too late to buy these Footsie turnaround stocks?

Roland Head gives his verdict on the latest figures from these fast-moving stocks. More »

2 dividend stocks I’d buy for Brexit

Roland Head highlights two stocks from his watch list that could profit from Brexit. More »

Are these 7% dividend yields a recipe for disaster?

Roland Head highlights some big differences between these two high yielders. More »

2 value stocks that could do serious damage to your portfolio

Are the potential rewards big enough to be worth the risk of investing in these 'time bomb' stocks? More »

Is Lloyds Banking Group plc now the best dividend stock in the FTSE 100?

Roland Head explains why Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) could surprise the market and be the top income stock in the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

2 growth stocks you can’t afford to ignore any longer

Roland Head takes a look at two mid-cap growth stocks with impressive track records. More »

2 dividend champions I refuse to buy

Roland Head explains why he's staying away from these big-name dividend stocks. More »

2 quality growth stocks I’d buy and hold

Recent strong performance and attractive fundamentals mean that further gains are likely, says Roland Head. More »

Is Tesco plc heading back to 300p?

Roland Head gives his view on the latest figures from Tesco plc (LON:TSCO). More »

2 top growth stocks with unbeatable momentum

These growth stocks have already risen by 20% or more in 2017. Are further gains likely? More »

2 great stocks for low-risk investors

Roland Head highlights two businesses with a track record of stable growth. More »