With thinkorswim Desktop® you get access to elite-level trading tools and a platform backed by insights, education, and a dedicated trade desk. Experience the unparalleled power of a fully customizable trading experience, designed to help you nail even the most complex strategies and techniques.
In a competitive market, you need constant innovation. Explore our pioneering features.
Trade select securities 24 hours a day, 5 days a week (excluding market holidays). 24/5 Trading allows you to trade on your schedule, and with an expanded list of securities that covers more international markets and sectors like tech, take advantage of even more potential market opportunities.
Access a wide variety of data about the health of the US and global economies, straight from the Fed, with the new Economic Data tool. Tap into over 400,000 economic data points spanning six continents, find key economic indicators fast with the platform’s search engine, and chart data points over time to measure economic performance.
Stay in lockstep with the market across all your devices. With thinkorswim, you can sync your alerts, trades, charts, and more. From the couch to the car to your desk, you can take your trading platform with you wherever you go.
Get personalized help the moment you need it with in-app chat. Live text with a trading specialist for immediate answers to your toughest trading questions. You can even share your screen for help navigating the app.
Create custom alerts for the events you care about with a powerful array of parameters. Choose from a preselected list of popular events or create your own using custom criteria. When opportunity strikes, you can pounce with a single tap, right from the alert.
Trading doesn’t have to be an individual sport. Tap into the knowledge of other traders in the thinkorswim chat rooms. Share strategies, ideas, and even actual trades with market professionals and thousands of other traders.†
Analyze, strategize, and trade with advanced features from our pro-level trading platform, thinkorswim.
Trade equities, options, ETFs, futures, forex, options on futures, and more. Set rules to automatically trigger orders that can help you manage risk, including OCOs and brackets. You may be eligible to use options and futures in an IRA; you may also be eligible for Portfolio Margin***, which could make more trading leverage available in your brokerage account.
Access 400+ technical studies ranging from support and resistance to candlestick and profile. Add visuals to your charts using your choice of 20 drawings, including eight Fibonacci tools. Even build your own algorithms with thinkScript®.
Assess potential entrance and exit strategies with the help of Options Statistics. See the current day’s option volume and compare it to the past five-day average with the Sizzle Index™. View implied and historical volatility of underlying securities and get a feel for the market, with a breakdown of the options traded above or below the bid or ask price or between the market.
Examine company revenue drivers with Company Profile—an interactive, third-party research tool integrated into thinkorswim. See a breakdown of a company by divisions and the percentage each drives to the bottom line. Make hypothetical adjustments to the key revenue drivers for each division based on what you think may happen, and see how those changes could impact projected company revenue.
We offer $0.00 commissions on online exchange-listed U.S. stock, domestic and Canadian ETFs, and options trades. Access to our platforms is free, with no account or trade minimums. We give you access to over 2,300 commission-free ETFs** and free level 2 data. And we deliver added value with our execution quality, with 98% of executed market orders receiving a better price than the National Best Bid and Offer (NBBO) at the time of routing.1
Stay on top of market movement with newsfeeds from CNBC and our media affiliate, TD Ameritrade Network.
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Create a covered call strategy up front using predefined criteria, and our platform will automatically roll it forward month by month. Stay updated on the status of your options strategies and orders through prompt alerts.††
MMM is a measure of the expected magnitude of price movement and can help clue you in on stocks with the potential for bigger moves (up or down) based on market volatility.†††
Screen for stocks meeting your criteria, and easily filter out the ones that don’t using fundamental, technical, and option-related data — almost any attribute that’s important to you.
An affiliate advisory newsletter service that lets you shadow experienced former Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE) floor traders to get recommendations for opening, adjusting, and closing option trades.
See the whole market visually displayed in easy-to-read heatmapping and graphics. View your portfolio or a watch list in real time, then dive deep into forex rates, industry conference calls, and earnings.
Practice accounts, demos, user manuals and more — learn however you like.
Opportunities wait for no trader. Take action wherever and however your trading style demands using our entire suite of thinkorswim platforms: desktop, web, and mobile.
With a streamlined interface, thinkorswim Web allows you to access your account anywhere with an internet connection and trade equities and derivatives in just a click.Learn more
Stay in lockstep with the market with desktop alerts, trades, and charts synced and optimized for your phone on the award-winning thinkorswim Mobile app.Learn more