Options trading

Options are a flexible investment tool that can help you take advantage of any market condition. With the ability to generate income, help limit risk, or take advantage of your bullish or bearish forecast, options can help you achieve your investment goals.




If you have questions about trading options, call 800-564-0211


Why trade options at Fidelity

Best-in-class strategy and support

Whether you are new to options or an experienced trader, Fidelity has the research and idea generation tools, expertise, and educational support to help improve your options trading. See how to build an options trade in 3 steps with Option Trade Builder

Low, transparent costs

Just $0.65 per contract with commission-free trades. Plus, get potential additional savings with Fidelity's price improvement.1 While the average industry savings per 1000 share equity order is $2.98, our average savings with the same amount of shares is $18.00.


Build your options knowledge

We offer multiple ways to help you evolve your options trading strategy, be more effective with your research and analysis, and better leverage our trading platforms and tools. Choose the way you prefer to learn.

Webinars

Join our free options webinars, presented by Fidelity professionals and third-party industry leaders.

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Articles, videos, and courses

Learn at your own pace, at your level, and through the format you prefer best.

Coaching sessions

Join exclusive opportunities for an interactive conversation with members of our Trading Strategy Desk.

Tools to help find strategy ideas

Our independent research and insights help you scan the markets for opportunities. Help improve your trades, from idea to execution.

Filter through a variety of strategies by outlook, profit, and risk, making it easier to learn about what you’re interested in.

Getting started with options

Find answers to FAQs and details on how to get approved to trade options.

Exclusive offer for customers

Try OptionsPlay® free for 45 days and get a powerful tool for finding investment opportunities that can help you generate potential income and gains.


Ready to get started?

If you have questions about trading options,
call 800-564-0211