Is Firstrade better than TradeStation? After scoring brokers on over 4,000 data points for our 2019 review, TradeStation (71.75%) is better than Firstrade (67.1%).
Best for Platform Technology - Open Account
Promo Offer: Commission-Free Trades on Stocks, ETFs & Options Trades
TradeStation's advanced trading platform has been awarded Best Platform Technology for the past six years. For active traders and day traders, TradeStation was rated 5 stars and comes packed full of tools and functionality. And, for traders who do not require all the bells and whistles of the TradeStation desktop platform, a $0 trading plan option is available.Read full review.
Great For Chinese Americans - Open Account
Special Offer: Commission-Free Trading on 700+ ETFs
Founded in 1985, Firstrade has a long history of providing value for its customers. Known for its easy-to-use website, Firstrade offers $0 stock and options trading. Firstrade offers Morningstar research; however, its trading platform struggles to stand out against industry leaders. Read full review.