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Wealth-Lab Pro® is available to investors in households that place 36 or more stock, bond, or options trades in a rolling 12-month period and maintain $25K in assets across their eligible Fidelity brokerage accounts.
Active Trader Services are available to investors in households that place 120 or more stock, bond, or options trades in a rolling 12-month period and maintain $25K in assets across their eligible Fidelity brokerage accounts.
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2. Investor's Business Daily (IBD), January 2015, 2016 and 2017. Best Online Brokers Special Reports. January 2015: Fidelity ranked in the top five in 9 out of 11 categories—more than any other competitor. Fidelity was named first in Research Tools, Investment Research, Portfolio Analysis and Reports, and Educational Resources. January 2016: Fidelity ranked in the top five in 10 out of 12 categories. Fidelity was named first in Trade Reliability, Research Tools, Investment Research, Portfolio Analysis and Reports, and Educational Resources. January 2017: Fidelity ranked in the top two in all 13 categories ranked. Fidelity was named first in Research Tools, Portfolio Analysis and Reports, Investment Research, Educational Resources, and Investment and Retirement Planning Tools. Results for all three reports were based on having the highest Customer Experience Index within the categories composing the surveys, as scored by more than 4,752 investors by Investor’s Business Daily and its polling partner, TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence.
3. Kiplinger's, August 2016. Online Broker Survey. Fidelity was ranked No. 1 overall out of 7 online brokers. Results based on ratings in the following categories: Commissions and Fees, Breadth of Investment Choices, Tools, Research, Ease of Use, Mobile, and Advisory.
4. Barron's, March 19, 2016 Online Broker Survey. Fidelity was evaluated against 15 others and earned the top overall score of 34.9 out of a possible 40. The firm was also named best online broker for Long-Term Investing (shared with 1 other), Best for Novices (shared with 1 other), and best for In-Person Service (shared with 4 others). Fidelity was also ranked 1st in the following categories "Trading Experience and Technology", "Range of Offerings" (tied with 1 other firm), and "Customer Service, Education and Security". Overall ranking based on unweighted ratings in the following categories: trading experience and technology, usability, mobile, range of offerings, research amenities, portfolio analysis and reports, customer services and education, and costs.
5. February 16, 2016: Fidelity was ranked #1 overall out of 13 online brokers evaluated in the StockBrokers.com Online Broker Review 2016. Fidelity was rated #1 overall and was also rated #1 in several categories, including "Order Execution," "International Trading," and "Email Support." Fidelity was also named Best in Class for "Offering of Investments," "Research," "Customer Service," "Education," "Mobile Trading," "Banking," "Order Execution," "Active Trading," "Options Trading," and "New Investors." Read the full article