Trade Free For 60 Days when you Open a New OptionsHouse Account
This is a special, limited-time offer valid for new customers who open and fund an account with a minimum of $5,000 within 30 days of account opening. New accounts receive 100 commission-free trades for stock or options executed within 60 days of funding the new accounts. You will not receive cash compensation for any unused trade commissions. Offer is not transferable and is not valid with internal transfers. You must apply for the offer by inputting promotion code 60FREE when opening the account. This promotion may not be combined with other offers. Offer does not apply to listed and OTC equities priced at less than $1.00 per share. OptionsHouse will add $0.0005 per share on the entire order for any stocks priced less than $1.00. After the promotional period ends, OptionsHouse’s standard pricing will apply. Contract, exercise, assignment, execution, exchange and other fees may be excluded from the commission-free offer and additional charges may apply. OptionsHouse reserves the right to restrict, revoke, or terminate this offer at any time. This is not an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction where OptionsHouse is not authorized to do business. Other terms, conditions, and restrictions may apply.
Charting functionality on the site is comprehensive and includes all types of views and comparison charting necessary to trade and invest like a pro. One feature that sticks out is the ability to quickly jump to important technical events and even set up alerts for an individual quote to be notified when events occur. These events are analyzed for bullish and bearish signals determined on a desired investing time horizon.
Free Virtual Trading:
Ever want to try out an investing strategy without committing real money? Want to learn how to trade options for the first time? Virtual trading allows users to trade on the platform using virtual money without taking any risk. It is especially nice for beginners who aren’t yet comfortable using the platform to trade and don’t want to take any risks with real portfolio money.
LiveAction: Scanning tool that searches a database of streaming quotes in real-time to find live action and opportunities in the market. Since the scan is done in real-time users don’t have to worry about delayed data.
strategySEEK: For any given symbol input forecasts and risks and strategySEEK will analyze thousands of option trading strategies and optimize for the strategy most appropriate for your given criteria.
EXIT PLAN: Eliminates uncertainty of when to act by setting alerts or orders aligned to investors trading strategy. Establishes pre-determined exit points for every trade based on profit and loss targets as well as time horizons.
|Stocks and ETFs|| $4.95|
|Stocks and ETFs broker assisted|| $29.95|
|Options||$4.95 + $0.50 per contract|
|Mutual funds|| $20|
|Investments|| stocks, options, mutual funds, bonds, ETFs|
|Optionshouse minimum deposit to open account|| $0 for cash account, $2,000 for margin account|
This article was updated on 9/17/2015.