Published by Brandon Reinkensmeyer
Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
StockBrokers.com 2016 review compares Merrill Edge vs OptionsHouse. Compare Merrill Edge and OptionsHouse trade commissions, fees and overall broker ratings by using the chart above. Is Merrill Edge 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 $2.20 difference in the per trade stock price for Merrill Edge and OptionsHouse. OptionsHouse's per trade stock price of $4.75 is a little less than Merrill Edge's per trade stock price of $6.95.
The Merrill Edge's "Overall" rating of 5 stars is a slight advantage over OptionsHouse's "Overall" rating of 4 stars.
Both Merrill Edge and OptionsHouse have an iPhone App for mobile trading. An iPad app for mobile trading on the popular tablet is available for Merrill Edge and OptionsHouse to download on iTunes.
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.