Trading at Fidelity
With low rates, exceptional service, and powerful tools and research, there's a reason why serious investors choose to trade at Fidelity.
Great value, broad choice, advanced online trading
Pay just $4.951 for U.S. equity and option trades, plus $0.65 per options contract. Get margin rates as low as 4.50%.2
Buy and sell stocks, options, ETFs, mutual funds, bonds and CDs, IPOs, and precious metals.
Get dedicated support and advanced tools to meet your sophisticated trading needs.
The Fidelity Account® Our trading account
Fidelity was rated Best Online Broker in 2016 and 2017 by Barron's,3 Investor's Business Daily,4 and Kiplinger's.5
Why trade with Fidelity?
- $4.95 for online U.S. equity trades
- Buy 70 iShares® ETFs, 11 Fidelity sector ETFs, 3 Fidelity active fixed income ETFs, and 6 new Fidelity factor ETFs—commission-free online
- Easy-to-use tools that offer advanced online trading technology
- Experienced investment and trading specialists available 24/7
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Earn up to 500 commission free trades, good for 2 years, and access to Active Trader Pro® when you register and fund a brokerage account or IRA.
Free commission offer applies to online purchases of Fidelity ETFs and select iShares ETFs in a Fidelity brokerage account. Fidelity accounts may require minimum balances. The sale of ETFs is subject to an activity assessment fee (from $0.01 to $0.03 per $1,000 of principal). iShares ETFs and Fidelity ETFs are subject to a short-term trading fee by Fidelity if held less than 30 days.
$4.95 commission applies to online U.S. equity trades in a Fidelity retail account only for Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC retail clients. Certain accounts may require a minimum opening balance of $2,500. Sell orders are subject to an activity assessment fee (from $0.01 to $0.03 per $1,000 of principal). Other conditions may apply. See Fidelity.com/commissions for details. Employee equity compensation transactions and accounts managed by advisors or intermediaries through Fidelity Clearing and Custody Solutions are subject to different commission schedules.
ETFs are subject to market fluctuation and the risks of their underlying investments. ETFs are subject to management fees and other expenses. Unlike mutual funds, ETF shares are bought and sold at market price, which may be higher or lower than their NAV, and are not individually redeemed from the fund.
Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Before trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.
4.50% rate available for debit balances over $1,000,000. Fidelity's current base margin rate, effective since 12/15/2017, is 7.575%.
Margin trading entails greater risk, including, but not limited to, risk of loss and incurrence of margin interest debt, and is not suitable for all investors. Please assess your financial circumstances and risk tolerance before trading on margin. Margin credit is extended by National Financial Services, Member NYSE, SIPC.
Commission comparison based on published website commission schedules for retail accounts, as of 3/13/2017, for E*Trade, Schwab, and TD Ameritrade for online U.S. equity trades. For E*Trade: $6.95 per trade for 0 to 29 trades per quarter and $4.95 per trade for 30 or more trades per quarter. For TD Ameritrade: $6.95 per market or limit order trade for an unlimited amount of shares. For Schwab: $4.95 for up to 999,999 shares per trade, though orders of 10,000 or more shares or greater than $500,000 may be eligible for special pricing. Employee equity compensation transactions and accounts managed by advisors or intermediaries through Fidelity Clearing & Custody Solutions are subject to different commission schedules. Commissions are subject to change without notice. See each provider's website for any additional information and restrictions.
For iShares ETFs, Fidelity receives compensation from the ETF sponsor and/or its affiliates in connection with an exclusive long-term marketing program that includes promotion of iShares ETFs and inclusion of iShares funds in certain FBS platforms and investment programs. Additional information about the sources, amounts, and terms of compensation can be found in the ETF’s prospectus and related documents. Fidelity may add or waive commissions on ETFs without prior notice. BlackRock and iShares are registered trademarks of BlackRock Inc., and its affiliates.
The ratings and experience of customers may not be representative of the experiences of all customers or investors and is not indicative of future success. The accuracy of information included in the customer ratings and reviews cannot be guaranteed by Fidelity Investments. Customers who post ratings may be responsible for disclosing whether they have a financial interest or conflict in submitting a rating and review.
Please contact a Fidelity representative if you have additional questions or concerns about the ratings and reviews posted here.
System availability and response times may be subject to market conditions.
Keep in mind that investing involves risk. The value of your investment will fluctuate over time, and you may gain or lose money.