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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.

1 FTSE 100 stock I think Warren Buffett would buy now

Roland Head looks at a FTSE 100 stock Warren Buffett has admired and explains why he's been buying the shares for his own portfolio. More »

Are these FTSE 100 dividend stocks with 10%+ yields safe to buy now?

These FTSE 100 dividend stocks are pumping out cash to support double-digit yields. Roland Head asks if the good times will keep rolling in... More »

3 FTSE 100 passive income stocks I’d buy now

Roland Head has found three FTSE 100 stocks that could provide a 6.7% passive income in 2022, including one share from his own portfolio. More »

Stock market crash? I’m following Warren Buffett

Are we heading for another stock market crash? Roland Head explains why he's aiming to follow Warren Buffett and stay invested in quality stocks. More »

3 top metaverse stocks I’d buy today for 2022 and beyond

What's the best way to profit from metaverse growth? Roland Head picks three stocks he'd buy to target long-term tech growth. More »

1 investment trust I’d buy now and hold for the next decade

Hargreaves Lansdown investors have been buying this investment trust over the last week. Roland Head explains why he's tempted too. More »

BP vs Shell: which FTSE 100 oil stock would I buy now?

Are BP shares a better buy than Shell? Roland Head reveals his pick from these two energy giants and explains why he's cautious about... More »

3 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy for growth in 2022

FTSE 100 stocks can be fast growers too. Roland Head looks at three heavyweights with big growth forecasts, including an Asian growth stock and... More »

After recent falls, should I buy Scottish Mortgage Trust shares for the decade ahead?

The Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust share price has fallen by 25% since November. Roland Head asks if this is a buying opportunity. More »

3 things that could affect the GSK share price in 2022

The GSK share price is up in 2022. Roland Head has been taking a look at what could be in store for shareholders as... More »

Will the Darktrace share price rise in 2022?

The Darktrace share price is down 50%. Roland Head explains why he thinks DARK could be cheap and is considering the stock as a... More »

Will the Cineworld share price double in 2022?

The Cineworld share price is up by nearly 25% already this year. Roland Head asks if he should be buying now ahead of a... More »

5 penny stocks I’d buy for 2022 and beyond

Roland Head looks at five penny stocks he's considering for the year ahead. These investments are high-risk, but could offer attractive returns. More »

How I’d build a passive income starting with £5.15 a day

Roland Head explains how he'd target £500 per month in passive income from shares for less than the cost of a daily pint of... More »

If I’d invested £1,000 in Barclays shares 5 years ago, here’s how much I’d have today

The Barclays share price rose 35% last year, but returns since 2017 have been poor. Roland Head runs the numbers and gives his verdict... More »

Here’s how I’d invest £3,000 if I was starting from scratch today

Roland Head explains how he'd start investing today by creating an instant portfolio. He also highlights two small-cap stocks that look cheap at current... More »

If I’d invested £1,000 in Jet2 shares 5 years ago, here’s how much I’d have today

The Jet2 share price has been a top performer in the airline sector over the last five years. Roland Head asks if the shares... More »

I was right about the Marks & Spencer share price in September. Here’s what I’d do now

The Marks & Spencer share price has risen by 35% since Roland Head picked the retailer as his top stock for September. Would he... More »

2 renewable energy stocks I’d buy for passive income in 2022

These renewable energy stocks could deliver a 6% passive income in 2022 and beyond, says Roland Head, although no dividend is guaranteed. More »

3 UK REITs to buy for a 6%+ passive income in 2022

These UK REITs could generate a combined dividend yield of 6.7% this year, says Roland Head. He'd be happy to own all three. More »