Published by Brandon Reinkensmeyer
Friday, December 30th, 2016
StockBrokers.com 2016 review compares Lightspeed Trading vs TradeKing. Compare Lightspeed Trading and TradeKing trade commissions, fees and overall broker ratings by using the chart above. Is Lightspeed Trading 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 $1.95 difference in the per trade stock price for TradeKing and Lightspeed Trading. Lightspeed Trading's per trade stock price of $3.00 is a little less than TradeKing's per trade stock price of $4.95.
The TradeKing's "Overall" rating of 4 stars is a slight advantage over Lightspeed Trading's "Overall" rating of 3 stars.
Only TradeKing has an iPhone app for mobile trading while Lightspeed Trading does not. Neither Lightspeed Trading 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 2/16/2016 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.