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  • $0 online stock and ETF commissions1
  • Specialized tools and support for traders
  • Rated a Best Broker by Investor’s Business Daily

Get commission-free online trades plus low per-contract fees—all backed by a Satisfaction Guarantee.²

  • Stocks and ETFs online commission¹

  • Options per contract³ with no base online commission¹

  • Futures and Futures Options per contract⁴

Enhance your trading with premium tools for every step of the trade.

  • Quickly identify your next big idea


    • Custom screeners scan the market based on what is trending for your specific criteria.
    • Idea Hub™ explores options trade ideas based on sentiment and strategy.
  • Get a second opinion on trade opportunities


    • Schwab Equity Ratings® provide exclusive A-B-C-D-F scores on nearly 3,000 U.S. stocks.
    • The Trade & Probability Calculator runs risk-vs.-reward scenarios.
    • Research tools from Schwab and third parties are built into the platform.
  • Enter orders easily using our intuitive trade ticket


    • All-In-One Trade Ticket® makes it easy to trade stocks, ETFs, and options in a single order entry window.
    • Real-time and streaming data keeps you informed of the latest price moves.
  • Sharpen your trading skills and your timing


    • Exclusive Gain/Loss Analyzer helps you analyze your past trading performance to see what youre doing well and where you can do better.
    • Custom alerts and conditional orders help time your trades according to your strategy.

Leverage Schwabs expertise for trade support and knowledge building.

  • 24/7 support from trading specialists


    Our U.S.-based, licensed professionals are ready to talk trading, provide real-time trade analysis, and more.

  • Daily market insights and trader education


    Grow your skills or learn new ones with Schwabs online learning center and hear from our experts with Schwab Live Daily broadcasts.

A trading experience recognized by industry analysts and clients.

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