How much is the average stock broker's commission?

Answer Depending on whether a stock broker works for someone or is independent will depend on the commission he receives. Working for a company, the stock broker may receive up to 40 percent of the commis... Read More »

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What is the average age of stock brokers?

Stockbrokers range in age from recent college grads to men and women nearing retirement. An average age for the entire industry is difficult to determine. However, as an example, Goodbody Stockbrok... Read More »

The Average Salary of Stock Brokers?

Stock brokers work in competitive positions in financial securities and services industries. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, most stock broker positions require applicants to have at l... Read More »

Who regulates stock brokers?

Stock brokers are licensed and regulated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, which is a government body, as well as by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). FIRNA is the ... Read More »

Why are they called stock "brokers"?

Because they're always breaking the market...heh heh heh.