Published by Brandon Reinkensmeyer
Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
StockBrokers.com 2016 review compares Merrill Edge vs TradeStation. Compare Merrill Edge and TradeStation trade commissions, fees and overall broker ratings by using the chart above. Is Merrill Edge or TradeStation 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 $3.04 per stock trade between TradeStation Securities and Merrill Edge. TradeStation Securities's per trade stock price of 9.99 is significantly higher than Merrill Edge's per trade stock price of 6.95.
There is a large difference between Merrill Edge's "Overall" rating of 5 stars and TradeStation Securities's "Overall" rating of 3 stars.
Both Merrill Edge and TradeStation Securities have an iPhone App for mobile trading. An iPad app for mobile trading on the popular tablet is available for Merrill Edge and TradeStation Securities to download on iTunes.
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.