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Stock Trading

Take advantage of our comprehensive research and low online commission rates to buy and sell shares of publicly traded companies in both domestic and international markets.

$7.95 per online trade—unlimited shares, unlimited trades

Investment choice

Types of stocks

  • Common stock
  • Depository receipt
  • Unit trust fund
  • Real estate investment trusts (REITs)
  • Preferred securities
  • Closed-end funds
  • International stock
  • IPOs

Research and analysis

Uncover new opportunities
Discover new investing ideas with timely data and insights from independent experts.

Screen stocks
Run highly customized searches or use pre-defined expert strategies.

Leverage expert opinions
Evaluate stock choices with the accuracy-weighted StarMine Equity Summary Score.

Powerful online tools

Online trading
Access research and make trades using our intuitive trading website.

Mobile trading
Manage your portfolio from your tablet or smartphone.

Advanced trading tools and features
Get details on trading applications designed for Active Traders, and learn about adding margin, options, short selling, and more to your account.

Why trade stocks with Fidelity?

  • $7.95 online commissions – lower than Schwab, TD Ameritrade, and E*Trade.1,2
  • Commitment to execution quality with our 1-Second Execution Guarantee
  • Experienced investment and trading specialists available 24/7
  • StarMine Equity Summary Score—a single, accuracy-weighted score, providing a consolidated view of the ratings of a number of independent research providers on Fidelity.com and covering over 4,000 stocks.


More information

  • Markets and sectors

    Get timely insights into global market events to help you find investing opportunities.

  • Fidelity Learning Center

    Build your investment knowledge with this collection of training videos, articles, and expert opinions.

Before investing, consider the funds' investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. Contact Fidelity for a prospectus or, if available, a summary prospectus containing this information.  Read it carefully.

Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Prior to trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options, and call 800-343-3548 to be approved for options trading.  Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.

1. $7.95 commission applies to online U.S. equity trades for Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC retail clients; other conditions may apply. See the brokerage commission and fee schedule (PDF) for details.
2. Based upon published website commission schedules, as of 3/15/2012, for E*Trade, Schwab, and TD Ameritrade for all online U.S. equity trades. Other pricing may be available based on a specific asset level or a combination of trading and asset levels.
Research is provided for informational purposes only, does not constitute advice or guidance, nor is it an endorsement or recommendation for any particular security or trading strategy. Research is provided by independent companies not affiliated with Fidelity. Please determine which security, product, or service is right for you based on your investment objectives, risk tolerance, and financial situation. Be sure to review your decisions periodically to make sure they are still consistent with your goals.
The Equity Summary Score is provided by StarMine, an independent company not affiliated with Fidelity Investments.

System availability and response times may be subject to market conditions.