Roland Head

Roland Head has a background in telecoms and IT engineering that's helped him to develop an investing style that's focused on value, income and quantitative factors. He also has an interest in commodity stocks. Roland has been writing for the Motley Fool since 2012 and holds the CFA UK Investment Management Certificate (IMC). A keen private investor, he also runs an internet business.

No savings at 60? This is what I would do

Heading towards retirement with no pension? Roland Head explains how to start building serious savings. More »

Have £2k to invest? Why I think this FTSE 100 dividend stock could pay you for 50 years

This FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) 7% yielder could be a buy for the patient, says Roland Head. More »

An 8% FTSE 100 dividend stock I’d buy today, and a falling knife I’d avoid

This 8% FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) dividend stock looks reasonably priced, says Roland Head. More »

How I’d build a second income stream with these 2 FTSE 250 dividend stocks

Roland Head highlights two of his income picks from the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX). More »

I’d avoid 9%-yielder Plus500 after a 30% drop and buy this FTSE 100 dividend instead

Plus500 Ltd (LON:PLUS) looks too risky for Roland Head, but he's recently been buying an 8% dividend in the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

Why I’d sell 30% riser Debenhams and buy the Premier Oil share price

Roland Head explains why Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) stock has shot higher and why he's bought Premier Oil plc (LON:PMO). More »

Are you still holding Bitcoin? Here are 2 stocks I’d buy instead

Roland Head suggests two alternative mining investments which he thinks will outperform Bitcoin. More »

3 steps you could take to boost your retirement income

Roland Head looks at three steps you can take to boost your savings and build a retirement fund. More »

Have £5k to invest? I think these FTSE 100 dividend stocks could pay you for life

Roland Head explains why he thinks the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) could be the best way to build a second income stream. More »

Forget the cash ISA. I’m collecting 7.1% from this FTSE 100 dividend stock

This FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) dividend stock could provide investors with superior returns, says Roland Head. More »

Want to retire with £1 million? This is what I think you need to save each month

Roland Head explains how to save £1m -- and why you probably won't need to. More »

Have £1k to invest? I think the GSK share price could crush the FTSE 100 this year

Roland Head explains why he thinks this could be the right time to buy FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) pharma group GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON:GSK). More »

Why I’d dump buy-to-let and invest in this FTSE 100 dividend stock instead

This FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) property stock offers a diverse and robust income, says Roland Head. More »

£3k to invest? 2 ‘hidden’ FTSE 250 dividend giants I’d buy and hold for 10 years

Roland Head highlights two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks that could diversify a dividend portfolio. More »

2 dirt-cheap FTSE 250 dividend shares I’d buy today

These unloved FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks could rise sharply if trading improves, suggests Roland Head. More »

2 FTSE 250 dividend stocks I’d buy with £2k today

These FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) income picks could have attractive growth potential, says Roland Head. More »

Have £3k to invest? One FTSE 100 dividend stock I’d buy today

This FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) turnaround could deliver big gains, says Roland Head. More »

Forget the Bitcoin price. I’d buy these investments instead

These high risk, high reward opportunities could boost your wealth, says Roland Head. More »

I’d dump the Ocado share price and buy this fast-growing FTSE 100 dividend stock

Roland Head explains why he thinks FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) newcomer Ocado Group plc (LON:OCDO) is unlikely to make you rich. More »

This is what I’d do about the Royal Mail share price right now

Royal Mail plc (LON:RMG) shareholder Roland Head explains his plan following last week's share price fall. More »