U.S. Stocks Margin
The following table lists margin calculations for Margin, Cash and IRA Margin Accounts. See our Portfolio Margin page for U.S. Stock requirements in a Portfolio Margin account. The NYSE and FINRA have imposed rules to limit small investor day trading. Customers that these organizations classify as Pattern Day Traders are subject to special Day Trading Restrictions for U.S. securities.
The following table shows stock margin requirements for initial (at the time of trade), maintenance (when holding positions), and Overnight Reg T (Regulatory End of Day Requirement) time periods.
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