The StockBrokers.com annual broker review assesses more than a dozen different brokers over six months, surfacing the best online stock brokers. This review compares E*TRADE vs Just2Trade. Is E*TRADE or Just2Trade a better online broker?
First, we will make a comparison of the stock and option trading fees for trading with both brokers. Just2Trade, with its regular stock trades costing $2.50, is more expensive than E*TRADE's rate of $0 per trade. For options trading, Just2Trade has a base fee of $2.50, and E*TRADE a base fee of $0. Just2Trade's per contract rate of $0.50 is less than E*TRADE which charges $0.65. Note that some brokers charge a per-share fee instead of a flat-fee commission. For a full breakdown of commissions, read our online broker reviews.
For our next comparison of these two brokers, being able to trade the way you want is a must. E*TRADE alongside Just2Trade offer clients Stock Trading, Options Trading, Mutual Funds and Futures Trading. When it comes to mutual funds, E*TRADE offers its clients access to 9291 different mutual funds while Just2Trade has 3000 available funds, a difference of 6,291.
Last but not least, by breaking down important features, tools, etc that each broker offers, we can really help to separate the two. E*TRADE and Just2Trade both offer virtual trading. For mobile trading, Just2Trade supports the iPhone App and Android App while E*TRADE supports the iPhone App, iPad App and Android App. Furthermore, some investors like to bank online, and multiple brokerages provide these services to clients. Clients can have Checking Accounts, Savings Accounts and Debit Cards at E*TRADE while customers at Just2Trade can have none of these.
Overall, between E*TRADE and Just2Trade, E*TRADE is the winner.