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.

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Why trade options at Fidelity

Best-in-class strategy and support

Whether you are new to options or an experienced trader, Fidelity has the tools, expertise, and educational support to help improve your options trading. And with powerful research and idea generation at your fingertips, we can help you trade in the know.

Low, transparent costs

Trade for just $7.95 per online trade, plus $0.75 per contract. See how our pricing compares. Plus, get additional savings with Fidelity's price improvement.1 While the average industry savings per 1,000 shares is $1.25, our average savings with the same amount of shares is $11.33.

Support and education

Visit our Learning Center for helpful videos and webinars, whether you are new to options trading, or have decades of experience. You can also contact our Strategy Desk specialists anytime with questions.

Powerful tools for idea generation

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

Trade on mobile, desktop, and Active Trader Pro®

No matter where you trade or how you trade, we offer sophisticated options trading platforms to suit your needs at home, or on the go.

How to start trading options

Rated #1 in 2016 by Kiplinger's2, Barron's3, Investor's Business Daily4, and StockBrokers.com5 for our industry-leading trading capabilities, we can help you trade with confidence. To get started, first you'll need to complete an options application and get approval on your eligible accounts.

Get 300 free trades

Fund a new or existing account with $50,000 and receive 300 commission-free trades* on U.S. equities, ETFs, and options (plus $.75 per options contract), and get access to Active Trader Pro.®

Ready to get started?

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