What are fractional shares?

What are fractional shares?

One of the unique things about the US stock markets is that investors can own fractions of stocks, unlike in countries like India. You can decide to invest based on a certain amount of money. For instance, if a stock is valued at $100 and you decide to invest $10 in it, you will get 0.1 shares.So, with fractional stocks you could effectively build a diversified portfolio even with small amounts of more.

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