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Reviewed against 15 other online brokers in the StockBrokers.com Online Broker Review 2017, TD Ameritrade was ranked #1 overall. We also rated #1 in several categories, including “Offering of Investments,” “Platform & Tools,” “Customer Service,” “Education,” “New Investors,” and “Mobile Trading.” And we received Industry Awards from StockBrokers.com for #1 New Tool (thinkorswim earnings analysis), #1 Phone Support, #1 Smartphone App (TD Ameritrade Mobile Trader), #1 Desktop Platform (thinkorswim), and #1 Trader Community. In addition, Essential Portfolios from TD Ameritrade Investment Management, LLC received a StockBrokers.com award for #1 Goal Tracker. Read the full article.
For the second straight year, our thinkorswim® platform won in the Options Trading Systems, Options Analysis Software, and Online Analytical Platforms categories in the 2017 Readers Choice Awards from Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities.
TD Ameritrade was evaluated against 15 others in the 2017 Barron’s Online Broker Review, March 18, 2017. The firm was ranked 1st in the categories “Best for Long-Term Investing,” “Best for Usability,” and “Best for Novices.” TD Ameritrade was also awarded the highest star ratings (4.5) in “Best for Options Traders” (shared with 2 others) and (4.5) in “Best for Investor Education” (shared with 2 others). We also received 4 stars in “Best for Frequent Traders.” Star ratings are out of a possible 5. Barron’s is a trademark of Dow Jones. L.P. All rights reserved.
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Options are not suitable for all investors, as the special risks inherent to options trading may expose investors to potentially rapid and substantial losses. Options trading privileges subject to TD Ameritrade review and approval. Please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options before investing in options.
Futures and futures options trading is speculative and is not suitable for all investors. Please read the Risk Disclosure for Futures and Options prior to trading futures products. Futures trading privileges subject to TD Ameritrade review and approval. Futures accounts are not protected by the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC).
Options, futures, and/or forex trading privileges subject to TD Ameritrade review and approval. Not all account owners will qualify.
Access to real-time market data is conditioned on acceptance of the exchange agreements. Professional access differs, and subscription fees may apply. For details, see our Professional Rates and Fees listing.
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Supporting documentation for any claims, comparison, statistics, or other technical data will be supplied upon request.
Probability analysis results are theoretical in nature, not guaranteed, and do not reflect any degree of certainty of an event occurring.