Published by Brandon Reinkensmeyer
Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
StockBrokers.com 2016 review compares Firstrade vs TradeKing. Compare Firstrade and TradeKing trade commissions, fees and overall broker ratings by using the chart above. Is Firstrade or TradeKing 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 $2.00 difference in the per trade stock price for Firstrade and TradeKing. TradeKing's per trade stock price of $4.95 is a little less than Firstrade's per trade stock price of $6.95.
The "Overall" ratings for Firstrade and TradeKing are equally matched at 4 stars.
Both Firstrade and TradeKing have an iPhone App for mobile trading. Neither Firstrade or TradeKing has a format-specific version of their mobile application available for the iPad App.
All pricing data was obtained from a published web site as of 2/20/2017 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.