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Market Edge®

Suited for investors of all levels, Market Edge offers timely information and technical analysis of the markets with reports like: Second Opinion® Weekly for quantitative and technical information, and On the Edge for in-depth, technical market commentary to help you evaluate trading strategies for different market conditions.

Market Edge® helps you examine your strategy with technical analysis and expert reports

ETF Market Center

Choose from over 100 commission-free ETFs that can help you diversify your portfolio and pursue your financial goals. Research and monitor ETFs with predefined screens based on lifecycle, commodities, bear markets, or your own settings.

Learn how ETFs can help you meet your goals and aid portfolio diversification

Stock Charts

Spot trends and potential opportunities that may fit your investment strategy with our customizable charts. Simply select the security or index and set your specific parameters for charts that have the information you may need to make your decision.

Access customizable charts that can help you establish your next stock trading strategy


Find stocks, options, mutual funds, or ETFs that meet your criteria with our predetermined screeners based on strong buys, lifecycle, highest alpha, lowest expense ratio, and more – or create your own custom screens.

Our predetermined and customizable screeners can help you reinforce your next trade

Premier List

Identify top-pick* mutual funds with the Premier List, exclusively available to TD Ameritrade clients. Compiled quarterly by the experts at Morningstar Associates, Premier List is an objective and unbiased resource that focuses on no-transaction-fee funds across 45 categories to give you a list of rigorously pre-screened funds.

Reference top-pick* mutual fund lists compiled by experts at Morningstar Associates

CD Center

Our Brokered CDs offer different choices at competitive rates, a range of issuers, powerful screening tools, and free guidance to help you research CDs that may be right for you.

Research CDs that could strengthen your portfolio

Bond Wizard

Discover bonds and CDs that may help you pursue your long-term investing goals with this investment research tool. Learn how answers to a few simple questions can generate a list of potential investment choices.

Bond Wizard lets you explore bonds and CDs that can fortify your portfolio

Market Java

Get your daily shot of market news and insights, before the bell rings, with this daily morning-report . Learn about pre-market conditions, significant stock moves, overnight activity in international markets, and more.

See what’s been happening in the market before the trading day begins


Before investing in an ETF or mutual fund, be sure to carefully consider the fund’s objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. For a prospectus containing this and other important information, please contact the fund company or a TD Ameritrade Client Services representative. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing.

ETFs are subject to risk similar to those of their underlying securities, including, but not limited to, market, sector, or industry risks, and those regarding short-selling and margin account maintenance.

To trade commission-free ETFs, you must be enrolled in the program. Eligible ETFs purchased commission-free must be held for at least 30 days. If you sell an ETF within 30 days of being purchased commission-free, a short-term trading fee will apply.

The Premier List represents what Morningstar believes to be the 'best-in-class' and 'top picks' funds in each category, from the universe of no-load funds with minimums less than $10,000 and open to new investors available on TD Ameritrade's platform.

Morningstar Associates, LLC is a registered investment advisor and wholly owned subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. The mutual funds selected by Morningstar Associates for the Premier List have been derived from a universe of mutual funds made available through TD Ameritrade a universe which does not include all mutual funds available in the marketplace. Both the universe of mutual funds defined by TD Ameritrade and the Premier List are subject to change at any time and without notice. Particular mutual funds on the Premier List may not be appropriate investments for you under your circumstances, and there may be other mutual funds or investment options offered by TD Ameritrade that are more suitable. Morningstar Associates may have more favorable opinions of certain mutual funds which are not included in the universe of mutual funds made available through TD Ameritrade. The Morningstar selections were based on qualitative factors and quantitative analysis conducted by Morningstar Associates. The information, data and opinions contained herein include proprietary information of Morningstar Associates and may not be copied or redistributed for any purpose. Morningstar Associates does not warrant this information to be accurate, complete or timely. Morningstar Associates is not responsible for any damages or losses arising from the use of this information. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. The Morningstar name and logo are registered marks of Morningstar, Inc. Morningstar Associates is not affiliated with TD Ameritrade.

Past performance of a security, industry or sector does not guarantee future results or success.

Third-party research and tools obtained from sources deemed reliable, but TD Ameritrade does not guarantee accuracy or completeness and makes no warranties with respect to results to be obtained from their use.

TD Ameritrade was evaluated against 23 others in the 2013 Barron’s Online-Broker review, March 9, 2013, and was ranked 1st in the categories Best for Long–term Investing and Best for Novices.  TD Ameritrade was also among those listed in the categories Best for Options Traders (ranked 2nd), Best for Frequent Traders (ranked 4th), and Best for In-person Service (ranked 5th). Star ratings are out of a possible 5.  Barron’s is a trademark of Dow Jones, L.P. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission.

Investments in fixed income products are subject to liquidity (or market) risk, interest rate risk (bonds ordinarily decline in price when interest rates rise and rise in price when interest rates fall), financial (or credit) risk, inflation (or purchasing power) risk and special tax liabilities. Learn more about these types of risk.

TD Ameritrade is not responsible for ensuring that your use of the Bond Wizard tool is suitable for your specific financial situation.

TD Ameritrade ranked #3 of 10 Discount (Online) Brokers in SmartMoney Magazine's Annual Broker Survey in the publication's June 2012 issue. TD Ameritrade was also awarded a five-star rating (the highest available) in the Banking Services category along with four other firms, a five-star rating in the Trading Tools category along with two other firms, and a five-star rating in the Research category along with three other firms. SmartMoney is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

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