Apple is one of the most popular technology companies out there. Because of this many people want to get a piece of the pie… or should we say apple. Buying stock in a popular company is always going to be the best and smartest move.
Apple computers, the iPod, iPad and iPhone are leaders in the industry and constantly selling out. With the Internet is never been easier to purchase stock in Apple instead of doing it in person or over the phone.
Sign up Online
Those interested can sign up for free on the website for the brokerage firm of your choice. Opening an account allows you to keep track of your portfolio.
Add Bank Information & Funds
Once the brokerage account is set up go ahead and add your bank account to your account. With bank accounts, most websites will ask for a routing number along with your account number. Brokerage websites are secure and the chances that your information will get stolen are slim.
Before purchasing your stock you will need to add money to your brokerage account. This takes about two business days to complete. Nothing can be purchased until the website is sure your money is in the account.
Purchase your Stock
To buy stock in Apple, under the ticker search put in the code AAPL. Doing this will show you all the information and price for Apple stock. If you’re interested then select buy. You have the option of choosing the amount of stocks you’d like to purchase or how much money you want to put into the stock.