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.

One bargain 7% yielder I’d buy today and one I’d avoid

Roland Head highlights one of his watch list stocks for income investors. More »

Why these FTSE 100 dividend stocks could pay you for the rest of your life

Roland Head asks if these FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks can provide a lifetime income. More »

FTSE 100 giant Shell isn’t the only dividend stock I’d buy for the next five years

Roland Head explains why FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSB) is one of this top income buys. More »

Could these secret growth stocks rise another 50% this year?

These high-tech growth businesses could be worth a closer look, says Roland Head. More »

2 FTSE 250 dividends stocks yielding 4%+ I’d buy with £3,000 today

These FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks could both be super income buys. More »

Why this growth stock could help you retire a millionaire

Roland Head explains why he's excited about the growth potential of this small-cap star. More »

Can you afford to miss this FTSE 100 10% yielder?

Roland Head reveals a FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock with a stunningly high yield. More »

One 6% dividend stock and one growth stock I’d buy and hold forever

Roland Head compares two companies from the same sector that could be good picks for either income or growth. More »

One 5% yield banking stock I’d buy today

Roland Head looks at two financial stocks that could crush the big banks. More »

Why Saga’s 7% dividend yield could be the buy of the decade

Roland Head explains why he's added Saga plc (LON:SAGA) to his buy list after last week's results. More »

Can the Mothercare share price make a successful comeback?

Roland Head examines the latest update from Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) and asks if the shares could be a recovery play. More »

One FTSE 100 dividend stock and one growth stock you could buy with £2,000 today

Pairing up this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) giant with a small-cap engineer could provide attractive returns, says Roland Head. More »

Is dividend stock Sage a top FTSE 100 buy after 10% share price slump today?

Roland Head looks at the latest bad news from Sage Group plc (LON:SGE) and asks if this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) tech stock is now... More »

This FTSE 250 dividend-growth stock isn’t the first stock I’d buy after today’s news

Roland Head highlights a super small-cap he'd buy instead of this popular FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) name. More »

2 FTSE 250 dividend stocks yielding 5%+ that I’d buy with £2,000 today

These unloved retailers could outperform the wider market, says Roland Head. More »

2 super dividend + growth stocks I’d keep buying today

These star performers could still help you to beat the market, says Roland Head. More »

2 Neil Woodford dividend growth stocks that could keep rising

Roland Head explains why shares in these two firms could be set to rise. More »

Why plc could be too cheap to ignore after 40% fall plc (LON:BOO) may now be a contrarian buy, says Roland Head. More »

2 growth stocks that could crush the FTSE 100 in 2018

Roland Head takes a look at two high-tech stocks that could rocket ahead of the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

Can this 7% yielder provide a safer income than dividend giant National Grid plc?

Roland Head asks if National Grid plc (LON:NG) is a buy after a 25% decline and considers a high-yield alternative. More »