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OptionsHouse vs Charles Schwab Review

Brandon Reinkensmeyer

Published by Brandon Reinkensmeyer


Friday, December 2nd, 2016

OptionsHouse vs Charles Schwab

StockBrokers.com 2016 review compares Charles Schwab vs OptionsHouse. Compare Charles Schwab and OptionsHouse trade commissions, fees and overall broker ratings by using the chart above. Is Charles Schwab or OptionsHouse a better online broker? The StockBrokers.com staff breaks down all the key broker features, rates, and commissions charged to clients to determine the best broker.

There is a significant price difference of $4.20 per stock trade between Charles Schwab and OptionsHouse. Charles Schwab's per trade stock price of 8.95 is significantly higher than OptionsHouse's per trade stock price of 4.75.

The Charles Schwab's "Overall" rating of 5 stars is a slight advantage over OptionsHouse's "Overall" rating of 4 stars.

Both Charles Schwab and OptionsHouse have an iPhone App for mobile trading. An iPad app for mobile trading on the popular tablet is available for Charles Schwab and OptionsHouse to download on iTunes.

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Overall
Commissions & Fees
Offering of Investments
Platform & Tools
Research
Customer Service
Mobile Trading
Ease of Use
Education
Order Execution
Banking
Flat-fee Trade Plan*
Per-Share Trade Plan
Mutual Fund Trade Fee*
Options Trade Base
Options Per Contract
Options Exercise Fee
Options Assignment Fee
Broker Assisted Trades
Minimum Deposit
Stock Trading
Options Trading
Mutual Funds
FOREX Trading
Futures Trading
Desktop Based Platform
Web Based Platform
Virtual Trading
No Minimum Deposit
No Inactivity Fees
No-Fee IRAs
Commission Free ETFs
Mutual Funds (No Load)
Mutual Funds (Total)
# of Easy to Borrow Stocks
Retail Locations
iPhone App
iPad App
Android App
Android Tablet App
Mobile Site
Checking Accounts
Savings Accounts
Credit Card Accounts
Debit Card Accounts
Mortgage Loans
No Fee Banking
Under $25k
$25k - $49k
$50k - $99k
$100k - $249k
$250k - $499k
$500k - $999k
Above $1,000,000
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$4.95
N/A
$20.00
$4.95
$0.50
$4.95
$4.95
$25.00
$0.00
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
 
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
 
5
4650
12275
3951
0
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
No
No
No
No
No
No
 
7.75%
7.25%
6.50%
6.00%
5.25%
3.50%
3.25%
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$8.95
N/A
$76.00
$8.95
$0.75
$8.95
$8.95
$25.00
$1,000.00
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
 
229
5165
5165
5975
300
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
8.50%
8.00%
7.00%
6.88%
6.75%
6.75%
6.25%

All pricing data was obtained from a published web site as of 2/16/2016 and is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. The StockBrokers.com staff is constantly working with its online broker representatives to obtain the latest pricing data. If you believe any data listed above is inaccurate, please contact us using the link at the bottom of this page. For stock trade rates, advertised pricing is for a standard order size of 500 shares of stock priced at $30 per share. For options orders, an options regulatory fee per contract may apply.

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