You will likely pay a commission when you buy or sell a stock through a financial professional. The commission compensates the financial professional and his or her firm when it is acting as agent for you in your securities transaction.
Thinking About Investing In The Latest Hot Stock?
Read our investor alert on the significant risks of short-term trading based on social media.
Know the Risks of Day Trading
Read this Director’s Take article to understand the risks of engaging in this type of speculative investing.
Investing Quiz – May 2021
Test your knowledge on common investing terms and strategies and current investing topics.