6. E * Trade – The easiest-to-use stock broker app for trading
E * Trade was the first in the online investment platform market. With its roots in Silicon Valley and online trading technology, the company has made a name for itself by offering online trading when there were no other options.
Now E * Trade has a mobile trading app and leads the pack in terms of advanced features. Since the abolition of commission fees for stock exchange transactions and transactions in ETFs, E * Trade is the application of the easiest way to view your investments and trade stocks seamlessly on your phone.
- ETF and stock trading without commission
- Streaming strategy options chains are a great tool for making smart trades
- For futures traders, E * Trade provides a mobile futures scale tool
- Evaluate your risk with performance tools that allow you to test your portfolio or a single asset
- Some features are not available in the standard mobile app, like the Power E * Trade app which provides more research tools
- Slightly higher fees with some investment products, and you must have a higher trading frequency to qualify for lower commissions
- Higher margin rates
- Does not integrate with your bank