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Results based on an Investor's Business Daily ("IBD") and TechnoMetrica study of 31 online brokers as scored by 10,179 visitors to the IBD website between July and September 2013. The 12 brokers selected by 100 or more participants were ranked on 12 attributes based on a Customer Experience Index score. The overall ranking was based on a weighing of all 12 attributes and how well each broker scored for each. For further information on how the ratings were calculated, see IBD's Criteria and Methodology.