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Online Brokerage Comparison Tool

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February 23, 2023

Use the online brokerage comparison tool to compare over 150 different account features and fees across Ally Invest, Charles Schwab, J.P. Morgan Self-Directed, eToro, E*TRADE, Fidelity, Firstrade, Interactive Brokers, Merrill Edge, Robinhood, SoFi Invest, tastyworks, TD Ameritrade, TradeStation, Tradier, Vanguard, and Webull. Compare trading commissions, account fees, trading platforms and tools, stock research functionality, mobile stock apps, beginner investor education, and current special offers.

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Overall RatingTradier
Overall 4/5 Stars
Commissions & Fees 4.5/5 Stars
Investment Options 4/5 Stars
Platforms & Tools 3.5/5 Stars
Mobile Trading Apps 4/5 Stars
Research 2.5/5 Stars
Customer Service 3.5/5 Stars
Education 2/5 Stars
Ease Of Use 4.5/5 Stars
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Trading FeesTradier
Minimum Deposit $0.00
Stock Trades $0.00
Penny Stock Fees (OTC) N/A
Mutual Fund Trade Fee $30
Options (Base Fee) $0.00
Options (Per Contract) $0.00
Futures (Per Contract) $0.00
Broker Assisted Trade Fee $10
Margin RatesTradier
Margin Rate Under $25,000 8.00%
Margin Rate $25,000 to $49,999.99 8.00%
Margin Rate $50,000 to $99,999.99 8.00%
Margin Rate $100,000 to $249,999.99 8.00%
Margin Rate $250,000 to $499,999.99 8.00%
Margin Rate $500,000 to $999,999.99 8.00%
Margin Rate Above $1,000,000 8.00%
Account FeesTradier
IRA Annual Fee $30.00
IRA Closure Fee $60.00
Account Transfer Out (Partial) $75.00
Account Transfer Out (Full) $75.00
Options Exercise Fee $9.00
Options Assignment Fee $9.00
Investment OptionsTradier
Stock Trading Yes
Margin Trading Yes
Fractional Shares No
OTC Stocks No
Options Trading Yes
Complex Options Max Legs 4
Futures Trading No
Forex Trading No
Crypto Trading No
Crypto Trading - Total Coins 0
Mutual Funds (No Load) 0
Mutual Funds (Total) 0
Bonds (US Treasury) No
Bonds (Corporate) No
Bonds (Municipal) No
Advisor Services No
International Countries (Stocks) 0
Order TypesTradier
Order Type - Market Yes
Order Type - Limit Yes
Order Type - After Hours Yes
Order Type - Stop Yes
Order Type - Trailing Stop No
Order Type - OCO Yes
Order Type - OTO Yes
Order Type - Broker Assisted Yes
Education (Stocks) No
Education (ETFs) No
Education (Options) No
Education (Mutual Funds) No
Education (Bonds) No
Education (Retirement) No
Retirement Calculator No
Investor Dictionary No
Paper Trading Yes
Videos No
Webinars No
Webinars (Archived) No
Progress Tracking No
Interactive Learning - Quizzes No
Stock Trading AppsTradier
iPhone App Yes
Android App Yes
Apple Watch App No
Trading - Stocks Yes
Trading - After-Hours Yes
Trading - Simple Options Yes
Trading - Complex Options Yes
Order Ticket RT Quotes Yes
Order Ticket SRT Quotes No
Stock App FeaturesTradier
Market Movers (Top Gainers) Yes
Stream Live TV No
Videos on Demand No
Stock Alerts No
Option Chains Viewable Yes
Watch List (Real-time) Yes
Watch List (Streaming) Yes
Watch Lists - Create & Manage Yes
Watch Lists - Column Customization No
Watch Lists - Total Fields 15
Stock App ChartingTradier
Charting - After-Hours No
Charting - Can Turn Horizontally No
Charting - Multiple Time Frames Yes
Charting - Technical Studies 0
Charting - Study Customizations No
Charting - Stock Comparisons No
Trading PlatformsTradier
Active Trading Platform TradeHawk
Desktop Trading Platform Yes
Desktop Platform (Mac) Yes
Web Trading Platform Yes
Paper Trading Yes
Trade Journal No
Watch Lists - Total Fields 15
Stock Chart FeaturesTradier
Charting - Adjust Trades on Chart No
Charting - Indicators / Studies 95
Charting - Drawing Tools 0
Charting - Notes Yes
Charting - Index Overlays No
Charting - Historical Trades Yes
Charting - Corporate Events No
Charting - Custom Date Range No
Charting - Custom Time Bars No
Charting - Automated Analysis No
Charting - Save Profiles No
Trade Ideas - Technical Analysis No
Charting - Study Customizations 7
Charting - Custom Studies No
Day TradingTradier
Streaming Time & Sales No
Streaming TV No
Direct Market Routing - Stocks No
Ladder Trading No
Trade Hot Keys No
Level 2 Quotes - Stocks No
Trade Ideas - Backtesting No
Trade Ideas - Backtesting Adv No
Short Locator No
Order Liquidity Rebates No
Research OverviewTradier
Research - Stocks Yes
Research - ETFs Yes
Research - Mutual Funds No
Research - Pink Sheets / OTCBB No
Research - Bonds No
Screener - Stocks No
Screener - ETFs No
Screener - Mutual Funds No
Screener - Bonds No
Misc - Portfolio Allocation No
Stock ResearchTradier
Stock Research - PDF Reports 0
Stock Research - Earnings No
Stock Research - Insiders No
Stock Research - Social No
Stock Research - News No
Stock Research - ESG No
Stock Research - SEC Filings No
ETF ResearchTradier
ETFs - Strategy Overview No
ETF Fund Facts - Inception Date No
ETF Fund Facts - Expense Ratio No
ETF Fund Facts - Net Assets No
ETF Fund Facts - Total Holdings No
ETFs - Top 10 Holdings No
ETFs - Sector Exposure No
ETFs - Risk Analysis No
ETFs - Ratings No
ETFs - Morningstar StyleMap No
ETFs - PDF Reports No
Mutual Fund ResearchTradier
Mutual Funds - Strategy Overview No
Mutual Funds - Performance Chart No
Mutual Funds - Performance Analysis No
Mutual Funds - Prospectus No
Mutual Funds - 3rd Party Ratings No
Mutual Funds - Fees Breakdown No
Mutual Funds - Top 10 Holdings No
Mutual Funds - Asset Allocation No
Mutual Funds - Sector Allocation No
Mutual Funds - Country Allocation No
Mutual Funds - StyleMap No
Options TradingTradier
Option Chains - Basic View Yes
Option Chains - Strategy View No
Option Chains - Streaming Yes
Option Chains - Total Columns 8
Option Chains - Greeks 1
Option Chains - Quick Analysis Yes
Option Analysis - P&L Charts No
Option Probability Analysis No
Option Probability Analysis Adv No
Option Positions - Greeks No
Option Positions - Greeks Streaming No
Option Positions - Adv Analysis No
Option Positions - Rolling No
Option Positions - Grouping No
Bank (Member FDIC) No
Checking Accounts No
Savings Accounts No
Credit Cards No
Debit Cards No
Mortgage Loans No
Customer ServiceTradier
Phone Support (Prospect Customers) Yes
Phone Support (Current Customers) Yes
Email Support Yes
Live Chat (Prospect Customers) No
Live Chat (Current Customers) No
24/7 Support No
Overall 4/5 Stars
Commissions & Fees 4.5/5 Stars
Investment Options 4/5 Stars
Platforms & Tools 3.5/5 Stars
Mobile Trading Apps 4/5 Stars
Research 2.5/5 Stars
Education 2/5 Stars
Ease Of Use 4.5/5 Stars
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  • check_box_outline_blankcheck_boxFidelity
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  • check_box_outline_blankcheck_boxMerrill Edge
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  • check_box_outline_blankcheck_boxSofi Invest
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  • check_box_outline_blankcheck_boxVanguard
  • check_box_outline_blankcheck_boxWebull


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