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Old Aug 13th, 2012, 06:02 AM   #1
DEM BONES
 
 
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Would like to hear about your experience if you have day traded at Schwab using StreetSmart Edge?
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Old Aug 13th, 2012, 10:51 AM   #2
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I have never used Edge but isn't Street Smart Pro their day trading app? It is based on the old Cyber Trader, which was a premier daytrading platform.

As to Schwab they are a good firm but there are better choices for pure daytrading.
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Old Aug 13th, 2012, 11:14 AM   #3
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It was a while ago now, but I used Schwab as my initial broker, also had scottrade for a while. Street Smart Pro was definitely one of the worst platforms I encountered. Definitely below scottrade, which wasn't good as well. Maybe for order execution it's ok, but it looked like something out of 1995.

I used street smart edge as well for a while. It's certainly much more advanced than street smart pro. I don't feel it's nearly as good as a platform like thinkorswim, but it's at least a good step above street smart pro.
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Old Aug 13th, 2012, 04:04 PM   #4
AAAintheBeltway
 
 
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How is Edge better than SS pro?
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