Trading

What are the commissions and fees to trade at tastyworks? (breakdown)
Sections Commission Rates Stock Transactions Options Transactions Example of Capped Options Commissions Futures Options on Futures Fee Definitions ...
What happens to options after a stock split?
What do equities and boy bands have in common? At some point, they might split. Admittedly, when a split does occur, it creates a big mess. Fortunately, we’...
Counting Day Trades
First, what is a day trade? A trade becomes a “day trade” when a security position is opened and closed on the same day (including pre and post market). Day...
Trading Limits & Position Limits
Just like people, orders and portfolios come in all sizes. It’s okay if you’re a “Johnny One-Lot,” but if you subscribe to the notion that “bigger is better...
What are Hard-to-Borrow (HTB) fees and share availability?
A lot happens in a split second when you short a stock. When you short a stock, our clearing firm has to locate the stock position before you're able t...
What are Regulatory Fee Adjustments?
If you're somebody that likes to look at their receipt after you purchase something to make sure you were probably charged, then you probably noticed a...
How are dividends paid?
Let's take a gander on how dividends are handled for: Long Stock Short Stock (also from short call assignment) DRIP: Dividend Reinvestment Program ...