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$4.95 Stock Trades*

No Minimums

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Award-winning Tools+

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Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. Click here to review the Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options before options trading. Options investors may lose the entire amount of their investment in a relatively short period of time.

+TradeKing received 4 out of 5 stars in Barron's 12th (March 2007), 13th (March 2008), 14th (March 2009), 15th (March 2010), 16th (March 2011), 17th (March 2012), 18th (March 2013), 19th (March 2014), 20th (March 2015), and 21st (March 2016) annual rankings of the Best Online Brokers. Barron's also ranked TradeKing as one of the industry's "Best for Options Traders" in their 2016 survey. The surveys are based on Trade Technology, Usability, Mobile, Range of Offerings, Research Amenities, Portfolio Analysis & Reports, Customer Service & Education, and Costs. Barron's is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Company © 2016. According to both 2015 and 2016 Online Broker Reviews, TradeKing received an overall 4 out of 5 star review and therefore is referred herewith as “a top brokerage" in both surveys. TradeKing was rated Best in Class for Commission & Fees and Offering of Investments by in their 2016 Broker Reviews. Four-stars were awarded for Commissions & Fees, Research, Customer Service, and Education in 2015 and 2016. The TradeKing LIVE platform received the #1 Broker Innovation in 2015 and the Trader Network was rated the #1 Community in 2014. Each annual review takes several hundred hours of research to complete and includes broker ratings for nine different areas across 272 different variables: Commissions & Fees, Ease-of-Use, Platforms & Tools, Research, Customer Service, Offering of Investments, Education, Mobile Trading, and Banking.

*$4.95 for online equity and option trades, add 65 cents per option contract. TradeKing charges an additional $0.35 per contract on certain index products where the exchange charges fees. See our FAQ for details. TradeKing adds $0.01 per share on the entire order for stocks priced less than $2.00. See our Commissions and Fees page for commissions on broker-assisted trades, low-priced stocks, option spreads, and other securities. Commissions and fees from published web sites as of 12/17/2015. Stock commission based on 1 equity trade priced over $2.00 per share. TradeKing adds $0.01 per share on the entire order for stocks priced less than $2.00. $100 minimum investment per order in OTCBB and Pink Sheet stocks. Scottrade adds 1/2% of the principal value to the commissions shown for stocks priced under $1. OptionsXpress adds $0.01/share over 1,000 shares. $1.50 per contract or $14.95 minimum. Some brokers may offer more competitive fees than the ones published if certain balances or level of activity are met. Please contact each broker individually to confirm their commission schedule. 

All investments and online trading involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. Losses may exceed the principal invested and the past performance of a security, industry, sector, market, or financial product does not guarantee future results or returns. TradeKing does not make recommendations or offer investment, financial, legal or tax advice. Before engaging in any trading activity, you should carefully consider your financial objectives, level of investing experience, and ability to take financial risk. You alone are responsible for evaluating the merits and risks associated with the use of TradeKing's systems, services or products. 

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