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 Just2Trade vs Capital One Investing. Is Just2Trade or Capital One Investing a better online broker?
First, we will make a comparison of the stock and option trading fees for trading with both brokers. Capital One Investing, with its regular stock trades costing $6.95, is more expensive than Just2Trade's rate of $2.50 per trade. Looking at trading options, Just2Trade's base fee is $2.50 while Capital One Investing's is $6.95. Just2Trade's per contract rate of $0.50 is less than Capital One Investing which charges $0.75. 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. Capital One Investing offers clients Stock Trading, Options Trading and Mutual Funds while Just2Trade offers Stock Trading, Options Trading, Mutual Funds and Futures Trading. When it comes to mutual funds, Just2Trade offers its clients access to 3000 different mutual funds while Capital One Investing has 1149 available funds, a difference of 1,851. Commission free ETFs can also be a nice plus, which in this case means trading a possible 0 commission free ETFs at both brokers.
Last but not least, by breaking down important features, tools, etc that each broker offers, we can really help to separate the two. Just2Trade makes virtual trading available to clients, 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. Furthermore, some investors like to bank online, and multiple brokerages provide these services to clients. 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. On the whole, when it comes to tools, research, and mobile trading, both Just2Trade and Capital One Investing found themselves without awards for Best in Class - Platforms & Tools, Best in Class - Research and Best in Class - Mobile Trading.
Overall, Capital One Investing takes the upper hand with 3.50 stars over Just2Trade's 2.50 stars.