Compare Online Brokers

With some of the lowest costs in the industry, trading online with Fidelity means you keep more of your money working for you.

How the others stack up

Price

  The Fidelity Account® Schwab E*Trade TD Ameritrade
Stocks
Nonproprietary ETFs and options
(per trade)1
$4.95 $4.95 $6.95 $6.95
Options
(per contract, plus base rate)
$0.65 $0.65 $0.75 $0.75
Margin rate
for $1,000,000 debit balance2
4.00% 6.75% 6.75% 7.25%

See how our bond pricing, only $1 per bond online, beats our competitors by an average of $13 per trade.3

Table compares pricing for retail investors.

Execution

  The Fidelity Account® Schwab E*Trade TD Ameritrade
Automated trading4 Yes No Yes Yes
International stock trading in 25 markets Yes No No No

Analysis

  The Fidelity Account® Schwab E*Trade TD Ameritrade
In-depth research from 20+ independent providers Yes No No No
Portfolio-level backtesting5 Yes No No No
2-year covered call strategy backtester Yes No No No
International stock research Yes Yes Yes No

Table compares pricing for retail investors.