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 Fidelity Investments vs Just2Trade. Is Fidelity Investments or Just2Trade a better online broker?
First, we will make a comparison of the stock and option trading fees for trading with both brokers. Fidelity Investments charges more than Just2Trade for placing regular stock trades ($4.95 and $2.50, respectively). With options, the base fees charged are $4.95 (Fidelity Investments) and $2.50 (Just2Trade). Each option contract then costs $0.65 at Fidelity Investments and $0.50 at Just2Trade. 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. Just2Trade provides its clients with Stock Trading, Options Trading, Mutual Funds and Futures Trading while Fidelity Investments provides clients access to Stock Trading, Options Trading and Mutual Funds. When it comes to mutual funds, Fidelity Investments offers its clients access to 12505 different mutual funds while Just2Trade has 3000 available funds, a difference of 9,505. Commission free ETFs can also be a nice plus, Fidelity Investments offers 265 commission free ETFs versus Just2Trade's total of 0.
Last but not least, by breaking down important features, tools, etc that each broker offers, we can really help to separate the two. Fidelity Investments and Just2Trade both offer virtual trading. For mobile trading, Just2Trade supports the iPhone App and Android App while Fidelity Investments 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, Debit Cards and Credit Cards at Fidelity Investments while customers at Just2Trade can have none of these. On the whole, when it comes to tools, research, and mobile trading, Fidelity Investments posted awards Best in Class - Platforms & Tools, Best in Class - Research and Best in Class - Mobile Trading in 2018, while Just2Trade found itself with none of these.
Overall, Fidelity Investments takes the upper hand with 5.00 stars over Just2Trade's 2.50 stars.