Using data from the StockBrokers.com 2017 Broker Rankings
, we can compare Just2Trade vs Capital One Investing to determine which broker is best. Let's dive in.
First, we will break down the commission charges of both brokers for placing stock and options trades. Capital One Investing charges $6.95 per stock trade which is $4.45 more than Just2Trade which charges customers $2.50 per trade. Looking at trading options, Just2Trade's base fee is $2.50 while Capital One Investing's is $6.95. Each option contract then costs $0.75 at Capital One Investing and $0.50 at Just2Trade. Instead of flat rate fees, several brokers charge a per-share fee instead. For a complete review of trading charges, read our full online broker reviews
Next, investors want to make sure they can trade the investment vehicle they want. Capital One Investing offers clients Stock Trading, Options Trading and Mutual Funds while Just2Trade offers Stock Trading, Options Trading, Mutual Funds and Futures Trading. As far as mutual funds go, Capital One Investing trails Just2Trade by 1,798.00 total mutual funds, with Just2Trade offering 3000 and Capital One Investing offering 1202. And, commission free ETFs deserve a comparison, which for investors means access to 0 commission free ETFs at both brokers.
Finally, by comparing the each broker's website and platform features, we can surface interesting differences. Just2Trade offers virtual trading while Capital One Investing does not. For mobile trading, Just2Trade supports the iPhone App and Android App while Capital One Investing supports the iPhone App, iPad App and Android App. Online banking is also used by many customers, and multiple full-service brokerages provide these services. Checking Accounts, Savings Accounts, Debit Cards, Credit Cards and Mortgage Loans are available to clients of Capital One Investing while Just2Trade offers customers none of these. All factors considered, when it comes to platform tools, research, and mobile trading, unfortunately, neither Just2Trade nor Capital One Investing received awards Best in Class - Platforms & Tools, Best in Class - Research and Best in Class - Mobile Trading.
Overall, Capital One Investing takes the upper hand with 3.00 stars over Just2Trade's 2.50 stars.