Turning shares into cash

Learn how you can sell your stock plan shares online, then either reinvest the proceeds or get cash from your account.

Selling shares

Your stock plan shares will appear in your individual brokerage account when they’re available to sell. Simply open a trade ticket to sell.


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Reinvesting the proceeds

Once you sell your shares, you can reinvest your cash in a wide range of investments to potentially grow your assets.


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Getting cash from your account

Set up electronic funds transfer (EFT) to receive your sales proceeds quickly.


How to add EFT to your account

Fidelity resources to help you trade

Understanding stock trading language
Visit our stock plan services glossary for definitions or commonly used trading terms.


Mobile trading with Fidelity
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Exercising stock options not managed by Fidelity (PDF)
If you have stock options in a plan that’s not managed by Fidelity, we can help you exercise them.

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