Stock Market investments are always considered to be very complicated and hence a lot of people stay away from it. Nowadays with the launch of new mobile applications stock market investing have been made much easier. Let’s look at some of the best platforms to help you in stock market investing.
Zerodha Kite is one of the best stock market investment apps in India. It has a rating of 9.85 in the trading app segment. Zerodha was the first discount stock broker of India. Currently, it is the number 1 stockbroker in the country. The app has a user-friendly platform and it does not have a lot of information or resources which are unnecessary.
All the investments using Zerodha are free of brokerage which means that if you buy a stock and don’t sell it on the same day then you will not have to pay any amount for the purchase of the stock. It is one of the best apps for a beginner stock market investor.
If you are an investor who wants to research on your own and then invest in individual stocks you can choose Zerodha as your stockbroker. Zerodha also has a mobile application which is Zerodha Varsity.
This application provides you with education on the basics of stock market investing and the different subjects related to it. You can access their mobile application for free of cost.
Upstox is a leading discount broker in the country. It has a mobile application through which you can invest easily into stocks which is Upstox Pro. Upstox was formerly known as RKSV technologies. The company is backed by Ratan Tata.
The charges of Upstox are similar to that of Zerodha. It is also a discount broker and is second in the market share of the stock market brokers in India. You can also choose Upstox as your stockbroker if you want to research on your own and then invest in individual stocks
Currently, you can open a Demat and trading account with Upstox for free of cost with various other benefits.
Groww is a mobile application you can consider if you are a beginner in Stock Market Investing. The platform provides an interactive and simple user interface. The application offers various resources such as blogs and learning videos that are related to mutual funds to help you in stock market investing in case you are a beginner.
Through the Groww application, you can easily invest in Index funds, Mutual funds, and various other stocks at a zero-commission rate. The platform provides an easy-to-use interface where you can track all your investments, total returns, and annual returns under one dashboard. You can also create an account easily with a one-step KYC process.
You can even start investing in mutual funds or Index funds through a Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) at a very low price of INR 100. All your transactions through the platform will be secure as it uses 128-bit SSL encryption. The mobile application is available for both Android and IOS users.
Smallcase is a mobile application that lets you invest in stock markets in a simple and easier way. If you are an individual who has no idea about stock market investing and has no time or interest to study about the stock market but wants to invest in it, then you can choose Smallcase for your stock market investments.
Smallcase will have a set of baskets from which you can choose. For example, if you believe that in the next few years the Electric Vehicle Industry is going to flourish then you can find a basket of stocks which are related to the Electric Vehicle industry in Smallcase. The basket can include EV car parts manufacturing companies, EV battery manufacturing companies, EV companies and so on.
This makes it easier for any individual to invest into stock markets. Through Smallcase you can invest in the form of a SIP. You will have to link this application with your Demat account and all your stocks will be available in your Demat account according to your selected
You can also edit the stocks in your basket and customize them according to your requirements. The fee is charged on a one-time basis that is INR 100 + GST is charged for all Smallcases that are for one basket of stocks.
Moneycontrol is one of the most famous stock research websites in India. The website provides all the information regarding charts, trends, news, commodities, futures, options, IPO’s and many more.
Their website is considered as a one-stop solution for tracking the share markets in India. You can get access to all the fundamental and technical data of a particular stock using this platform.
Their mobile application is available to Android, IOS, and Windows users as well. They have a pro version for their platform which costs INR 199 per month, INR 499 per year, and INR 1999 for 3 years.
How do I start investing in the stock market?
To start investing in stock, Decide on how you want to invest in stocks, Know your goal for investment, Open an investing account i.e. demat and trading account, Set a budget for your stock investment, Learn about stock market basics.
What is the best stock to invest in for beginners?
The best stock to invest according to Nasdaq is Alibaba (BABA Stock Report), Alphabet (GOOGL Stock Report), Amazon (AMZN Stock Report), Apple (AAPL Stock Report), Disney (DIS Stock Report).
Who is the richest stock trader?
George Soros is considered as one of the richest active trader globally whose fortune is approximately 8.3 billion dollars.
You can use the above platforms for beginning your stock market investment journey. All the platform charges are reasonable compared to the other applications in the market. All the apps mentioned above can be used by a beginner-level stock market investor.