Virtual Trade

Open an optionsXpress account to start Virtual Trading and start practicing trading
stocks and options without spending real cash!

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Practice your investment skills without the risk

We won't go so far as to say practice makes perfect, but it can certainly help you grow and develop your knowledge of investing. With Virtual Trade, you can experience real market conditions using the same order entry screens available for actual trades. And the best part - you risk nothing!

Virtual Trade Screenshot

Simply open an optionsXpress account and you can start Virtual Trading immediately. Log in, click on toolbox and virtual trade to set up a virtual trade account and start trading stocks and options in a no-risk, practice environment.

The Virtual Trade screens are almost identical to our regular order entry platform including customized order screens for advanced strategies. Best of all, it's completely free! All you have to do is create an account at optionsXpress to use Virtual Trade.

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optionsXpress, Inc. makes no investment recommendations and does not provide financial, tax or legal advice. Content and tools are provided for educational and informational purposes only. Any stock or options symbols displayed are for illustrative purposes only and are not intended to portray a recommendation to buy or sell a particular investment. Advanced options strategies, orders and Extended Hours Trading involve additional risks.

Barron’s, March 12, 2012, 17th annual survey, Rating Online Brokers. optionsXpress awarded 4.0 stars out of 5 in overall ratings , which refers to our U.S. website. Overall ratings based on Trade Experience, Usability, Range of Offerings, Research Amenities, Portfolio Analysis & Report, Customer Service & Education, Costs, and Mobile. optionsXpress rated 4+ stars 2002-2012. Barron's is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Company, Inc. © 2015.


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