Best Stock Apps & Software for Trading & Investing

Here are the best stock apps & software for trading & investing reviewed, fully tested, and compared head-to-head.

7 Best Stock Portfolio Trackers for Investors 2024

Our research shows the best portfolio trackers are Stock Rover and Portfolio 123, with powerful screening, watchlists, and portfolio management features. M1 Finance and Tickeron enable the easy construction of balanced portfolios. Finally, Firstrade provides retirement portfolios and free stock trading.

5 Simple Yet Powerful Algo Trading Software Tested 2024

Our testing shows that TrendSpider, Trade Ideas, TradingView, and Tickeron are the most effective software for creating, testing and executing trading algorithms.

ChartMill Review & Test 2024 by LiberatedStockTrader

LiberatedStockTrader's review testing awards ChartMill 4.0 stars. Its powerful stock screener, trading ideas, and pattern recognition make it a great solution for novice and intermediate investors.

10 Best Automated Trading Platforms Tested 2024

Our testing shows that TrendSpider, Trade Ideas, and TradingView are the best-automated trading software. Each platform offers auto-trading bots, pattern recognition, backtesting, and broker integration.

Benzinga Pro Real-time News Tested by LiberatedStockTrader

Our testing shows Benzinga Pro is best for US traders who want a high-speed, actionable, real-time news feed at 1/10th of the price of a Bloomberg terminal. I recommended Benzinga Pro for active day traders and investors who trade news events.

13 Best Financial Stock Market News Sources Tested for 2024

Our testing proves the best financial news sources are Benzinga Pro, MetaStock R/T, Bloomberg, the Wall Street Journal, and the Economist. Each provides trustworthy stock market news for investors.

ZACKS Trade Review 2024: Is It Still Relevant?

This Zacks Trade review discovers if you want access to the global stock markets, low margin rates, and first-class research and news access, then Zacks Trade is a good choice.

37% Benzinga Options Mentor Discount Code Verified 2024

As a verified Benzinga Options Mentor partner, we offer a 25% discount. Add code "SMARTER" to the annual subscription for a 37% total discount, saving you $1,100.

37% Benzinga Pro Discount Code Verified 2024

As a verified Benzinga Pro partner, we offer a 25% discount. Add code "SMARTER" to the annual subscription for a 37% total discount.

15% to 40% Trade Ideas Discount Code Verified 2024

As an official Trade Ideas partner, we offer a 15% discount. Add code "LIBERATED" to the annual subscription for a 40% total discount.

TradingView Discounts 2024: 16% to 70% Off Subscription Plans

TradingView offers four Pro subscription plan discounts: 16% and 25% year-round and 45% and 70% off with Black Friday sales and partner promos. As a TradingView partner, I can confirm that these discounts apply.

VectorVest Review 2024: Is It Worth It? We Test It.

Our review testing finds VectorVest is expensive, but considering its stock recommendation system claims to have beaten the S&P 500 tenfold in the last 22 years, it is certainly worth trying.

Finviz Stock Screener Review 2024: Free vs. Elite Tested

Our Finviz review reveals an excellent free service, with effective heatmaps and fast stock screening with integrated chart pattern recognition. Finviz Elite is good value for $299/y on an annual subscription, with backtesting and real-time data.

Motley Fool Review 2024: Stock Advisor Track Record Tested

After two years of independent testing, we confirm Motley Fool Stock Advisor has an excellent performance track record of stock selection that outperforms the market. Motley Fool provides an impressive stock advisor service for long-term growth investors.

QuantShare Review: Charts & AI Backtesting for Quants

This QuantShare review recommends this software to quantitative analysts who develop powerful automated systems and value a huge selection of shared user-generated systems and powerful technical analysis tools.

MetaStock Review 2024: Tested by LiberatedStockTrader

Our MetaStock review and test reveal an excellent platform for traders, with 300+ charts and indicators for stocks, ETFs, bonds & forex globally. Metastock has solid backtesting and forecasting, and Refinitiv/Xenith provides powerful real-time news and screening.

Is An AAII Investor Pro Membership Worth It? I Test It!

This AAII review discovers membership might be worth it if you seek curated stock portfolios or beginner education in stock market investing. Advanced investors seeking to develop specific technical trading strategies should look elsewhere.

7 Best Stock Picking & Advisory Services 2024

Our stock advisor testing shows the best stock picking services are Motley Fool Stock Advisor, Morningstar, AAII, and Zacks. Stock Rover is the best stock research tool alternative to stock picking services.

7 Best TradingView Alternatives for 2024

Great alternatives to TradingView include TrendSpider for better chart pattern recognition and backtesting, Trade Ideas for AI-powered trading algorithms, and Benzinga Pro for real-time trading news.

eSignal Review 2024: Are Its Features Worth The Price?

eSignal is recommended for those who want charts, scanning, broker & chart trading integration wrapped in an easy-to-use yet powerful interface. eSignal is, however, quite expensive and lacks real-time news.