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Trade Stocks

Trade stocks with confidence

Stock fluctuating with the market
Stock fluctuating with the market

Place online trades for virtually any domestic stocks, international stocks via ADRs1, or initial public offerings (IPOs)2 whenever TD Ameritrade is a member of the selling group and you qualify. And with access to a spectrum of resources like real-time quotes, charts, third-party analysis reports, and the most advanced trading platforms, it can help ensure you have the power to build your stock trading strategy the way you want.

$0 commissions on online stock, ETF, and options trades

U.S. exchange-listed stocks, ETFs, and options. $0.65 per option contract

Why choose TD Ameritrade for stock trading?

  • Types of stock trading supported - Equities, international stocks trading, and IPOs
  • No subscription or platform fees - Get access to any of our trading platforms, streaming news, and expert research without an additional fee. 
  • Intelligent order routing - Enter stock orders knowing that we're committed to route your order quickly to pursue execution at the best available price.
  • Powerful stock trading platforms - Use our Web Platform or thinkorswim to help you reach your full trading potential.
  • Free independent research - Gain market insight and ideas from third-party market gurus at Morningstar, CFRA (formerly S&P Capital IQ) and Marketedge®.
  • Helpful stock trading tools and research - Create a screener to help you find stocks that match your trading goals based on your own criteria, or choose a pre-defined screen to help you get started.

Trade on platforms that bring out your inner trader

With our Web Platform and thinkorswim, you'll have access to the tools and research you need to generate ideas, analyze trades, and validate your trading strategy.

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