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 TradeStation. Is Just2Trade or TradeStation a better online broker?
First, we will make a comparison of the stock and option trading fees for trading with both brokers. TradeStation, with its regular stock trades costing $5.00, is more expensive than Just2Trade's rate of $2.50 per trade. With options, the base fees charged are $5.00 (TradeStation) and $2.50 (Just2Trade). Option contracts at both of the brokerages are the same at $0.50 each. 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. Both Just2Trade and TradeStation support Stock Trading, Options Trading, Mutual Funds and Futures Trading. When it comes to mutual funds, TradeStation offers its clients access to 4357 different mutual funds while Just2Trade has 3000 available funds, a difference of 1,357.
Last but not least, by breaking down important features, tools, etc that each broker offers, we can really help to separate the two. Just2Trade and TradeStation both offer virtual trading. For mobile trading, Just2Trade offers the iPhone App and Android App while TradeStation offers the iPhone App, iPad App and Android App. Furthermore, some investors like to bank online, and multiple brokerages provide these services to clients. Banking is not popular with Just2Trade and TradeStation as Checking Accounts, Savings Accounts, Debit Cards, Credit Cards and Mortgage Loans are all unavailable. On the whole, when it comes to tools, research, and mobile trading, both Just2Trade and TradeStation were rated Best in Class - Platforms & Tools, Best in Class - Research and Best in Class - Mobile Trading.
Overall, between Just2Trade and TradeStation, TradeStation is the winner