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Trade stocks with confidence

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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*

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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.

Investing Platforms

Invest with confidence with our classic and next gen web platforms or the useful TD Ameritrade mobile app.


Features include:

  • Stock valuation – Allows you to compare a stock relative to the industry average or versus its peer such as a PE ratio to help you determine if a stock is undervalued or overvalued.
  • Stock Screeners
  • Timely, third-party research
  • In-depth education
  • Customize your trading dashboard
  • Convenient account management
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thinkorswim Trading Platforms

Professional-level trading technology, elite tools, and insight generation at your fingertips.


Features include:

  • Company Profile** – Provides a hypothetical stock price based on a company’s revenue drivers to help you identify if a stock is potentially undervalued or overvalued.
  • Stock Screeners
  • Streaming real-time data
  • Customizable charts
  • Integrated one-click trading
  • Test strategies without risking a dime with paperMoney®
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You ask, we answer

Whatever support you need, our service team can help. From account setup to platform help to assistance placing trades, we're here for you every step of the way. Call 800-454-9272 to speak with a trading specialist, visit a branch, or chat with us online.

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