Fidelity Review

Last Updated: June 26, 2017
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Quick Facts

Minimum Deposit
Trade Commission (Stock)
$4.95 per trade
Trade Commission (Option, per trade)
Trade Commission (Option, per contract)

Fidelity Fee Structure

Trade Commission (Stock)$4.95
Trade Option (Option, per trade)$4.95
Trade Commission (Option, per contract)$0.65
Broker Assisted Trade$32.95
Mutual Fund Trade Fee$49.95
IRA Annual Fee$0.00
IRA Account Closing Fee$50.00

Fidelity Tradeable Instruments


Fidelity Features

24/7 Support
Virtual Trading
Retail Locations195
ATM Fee Reimbursement
Checking Account
Savings Account
Commission Free ETFs91
Clearing CompanySelf clearing

Supported Platforms

Trade on your terms. Whether you prefer the power of a native desktop client, the convenience of a web platform, or the mobility of an iOS or Android app, make sure that the brokerage you select works the way you like to work.


Windows Desktop

iOS Tablet

iOS Phone

Android Tablet

Android Phone

Expert Walkthrough

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Fidelity Reviews

Investorjunkie 2016-10-16

Includes everything you need for investment and banking Fully featured discount brokerage service that includes pretty much every investment and banking service you need. Though they aren't the cheapest brokerage firm, and slow to roll out new features.

Credit Donkey 2016-03-20

Aside from being a great broker, it's also a financial services one-stop-shop Fidelity is a great comprehensive online broker with in-depth research for long-term investors. It also serves a great one-stop-shop for all your financial services. Both new investors and active traders will find Fidelity easy to use.

The College Investor 2016-05-01

Trusted name and a leader in the industry A longtime leader of excellence in the industry, their name is trusted and synonymous with offering great services, simplicity, and affordability in stock trading. That’s why we rank Fidelity as our top pick for the best online stock broker.

NerdWallet 2016-01-29

Has wide research that no one else has Fidelity offers reasonable commissions, advanced trading capabilities — including a very strong mobile app — and a breadth of research that isn’t available from the competition. 2016-12-16

2016's number 1 broker From customer service to research to banking to retirement, Fidelity provides clients with everything they need and more to succeed. All variables considered, Fidelity is the No.1 broker in 2016.