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Roland Head

Roland is an experienced investment writer and analyst with a particular focus on dividend investing and value opportunities. He's been writing for the Motley Fool since 2012 and also contributes to a number of other private investor platforms. Roland holds the CFA UK Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and has passed the CFA Level 1 exam. A keen private investor, he also runs an internet business.

Will the IAG share price rise as quarantine rules are eased?

The IAG share price has been rising this week as investors cheer the easing of some travel rules. Roland Head has been taking a... More »

Does ITV’s 4% dividend yield make the shares a buy now?

The ITV share price looks cheap enough to attract a takeover bid, says Roland Head. He's encouraged by the latest numbers from the broadcaster. More »

3 of the best penny stocks to buy in August

Roland Head is hunting for under-the-radar penny stocks to buy for growth and income. He's identified three potential winners. More »

The SLP share price is falling: is this penny stock a buy?

The Sylvania Platinum (SLP) share price is falling sharply. Roland Head asks, is this is a buying opportunity or a potential falling knife? More »

2 FTSE 100 shares to buy in August

This Fool’s been looking for FTSE 100 shares to buy in August. These companies provide exposure to growth at home and abroad. More »

6.6% yield: should I buy Vodafone shares for a passive income?

The Vodafone share price is rising after the company reported a return to growth. Roland Head asks if the stock's high yield is safe. More »

2 top dividend stocks to buy if the market crashes

It pays to have a shopping list ready in case the market crashes. Roland Head looks at two dividend stocks he'd buy if prices... More »

The FTSE 100 is rising again, but is the market about to crash?

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) is hovering just below 7,000 after Monday's slump. Is it time to buy, or is there worse to come?... More »

2 great UK stocks to buy now

Roland Head highlights two companies he rates as top UK stocks to buy now. Both operate in a defensive and growing sector of the... More »

What’s going on with the easyJet share price?

The easyJet share price is rising as the airline reports a sharp recovery in flying. Roland Head gives his verdict on the outlook for... More »

The Rolls-Royce share price is falling in July: here’s why I’d buy

The Rolls-Royce share price has been falling this year. Roland Head explains why he reckons this could be a good time to start buying. More »

Why Lloyds’ share price could make it a top dividend buy

Lloyds share price has fallen below 50p again, but Roland Head expects strong dividend growth and is considering buying the stock. More »

The Cineworld share price is down 50%: time to buy?

The Cineworld share price has fallen hard since March. Roland Head revisits this turnaround stock and explains why he's turning positive. More »

2 of the best dividend shares to buy now

Roland Head looks at two defensive consumer businesses he thinks could be among the best UK dividend shares on the market today. More »

Are Darktrace shares a buy after growth upgrade?

The Darktrace share price is rising after the cyber security company issued a strong update. Roland Head takes a closer look at this recent... More »

What’s going on with the Wise share price?

The Wise share price has been rising since its listing last week. Roland Head explains why he's excited about this fast-growing business. More »

10 of the best dividend stocks to buy in 2021

These income shares offer an average yield of 6%. Roland Head explains why he thinks they could be the best UK dividend stocks to... More »

The NIO share price is down 30%. Time to buy?

The NIO share price has fallen by 30% since January. The EV maker's sales have continued to rise strongly in 2021, so is it... More »

Is the Deliveroo share price still a cheap buy?

The Deliveroo share price hit record highs last week. Roland Head takes a closer look at this fast-growing and disruptive business. More »

Morrisons share price surge: should I buy Sainsburys now?

The Morrisons share price has rocketed higher after two takeover bids. Roland Head explains why he's looking at buying Sainsburys shares instead. More »