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Trade with a pioneer in online options trading and give yourself the advantage of our expertise with powerful online trading tools, dedicated resources and advanced order screens all designed with the specific needs of online option traders in mind.

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As a pioneer in bringing online options trading to the self-directed investor, optionsXpress has the tools and resources to help you take full advantage of the inherent benefits of these flexible investment products, such as:

Portfolio Protection
Protect your stock portfolio against adverse market moves.
Income Generation
Generate cash from current stock holdings in a variety of market conditions.
Lower Initial Investment
Lower cost than an outright stock purchase means less risk to equity.

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optionsXpress makes it easy to get the most out of your online options trading experience with:

Comprehensive Trading Education
We make learning about options convenient and easy with FREE trading education, organized by experience level.
Powerful Investing Tools
We have more ways to find, analyze and monitor your options investments, including real-feel virtual trading.
Dedicated Service
We’re there for you with the knowledgeable, dependable answers you need—right when you need them.

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Explore more options trading possibilities with our options trading tools, and option strategies. For timely insight into the options markets, check out our daily options blog and newsletter.