Using data from the StockBrokers.com 2017 Broker Review which tested 16 different online brokers
over six months, 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. For options trading, Capital One Investing has a base fee of $6.95, and Just2Trade a base fee of $2.50. 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 supports Stock Trading, Options Trading and Mutual Funds while Just2Trade supports Stock Trading, Options Trading, Mutual Funds and Futures Trading. As far as mutual funds go, Just2Trade offers its clients access to 3000 different mutual funds while Capital One Investing has 1202 available funds, a difference of 1,798. And, commission free ETFs deserve a comparison, which is a wash in this comparison as both Just2Trade and Capital One Investing offer 0 commission free ETFs.
Finally, by comparing the each broker's website and platform features, we can surface interesting differences. Just2Trade makes virtual trading available to clients, while Capital One Investing does not. For mobile trading, Just2Trade offers the iPhone App and Android App while Capital One Investing offers 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 boasts 3.00 stars versus Just2Trade's 2.50 stars.