best investment apps for android
investment is one of the best ways to make money. By being smart, taking a few risks, and by knowing the market, you can easily earn yourself a ton of money that you can use for all kinds of things. Many use it to build themselves a retirement fund. It’s tough to get into, but we think these apps can help. Here are the best investment apps for Android.


Acorns

Price: Free
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Acorns is a unique business that allows you to investment money using little, tiny bits at a time. The premise is fairly simple. It takes the spare change from your everyday transactions and then invests them in various businesses and markets with the idea being to make you money. That means if you spend $15.50 on something, Acorns will round it up to $16 grab up that other $0.50 to invest. It’s a fun way to get into investment without having to take it too seriously. It's one of the better investment apps for beginners.
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Feedly

Price: Free
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Feedly is an RSS application that allows you to follow multiple news outlets at once. One of the more challenging aspects of finance is to remain educated on the goings on of the financial world. An app like Feedly can help. Using it, you can follow various blogs, news sites, and other sources of news. You can then read each source individually or have them all in a giant feed that you can scroll through. It’s a solid app that’s easy to use and it’s a great way to compile your news sources into one spot. It's not in the investment apps genre, but being educated on current events is very important.
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Feedly

Forex Hero

Price: Free
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Forex Hero is a fun little simulation game where you attempt to make money by trading currencies. It uses actual strategies and information about trading stocks to educate you on how it's done. It's a unique and fun way to dive into the world of investment. You'll learn about things like trends, trading principles, and even some trivia on the finance world. It also has some pretty good, if basic, strategies that it'll teach you. It's unlike most investment apps, but it's great for beginners.
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Forex Hero

FRED Economic Data

Price: Free
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FRED Economic Data is one of the most useful investment apps out there. It has 40,000 data sets from 37 regional, national, and international sources. You can use this information to see how companies have done in the past and look for trends. There are a variety of browsing options. You can also save your favorites once you find them. It's a free app with a lot of useful information.
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FRED Economic Data

investment.com

Price: Free with in-app purchases
Download on Google Play!
investment.com has one of the most popular investment apps out there. The name of the app isn't great but don't let that fool you. It boasts to give real-time information on over 40,000 financial instruments traded in over 70 global stock markets. There is also live charts you can follow, news you can read, analysis by experts, and information on emerging markets. This is a great way to get some information quickly and effectively.
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JStock

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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JStock isn't the most popular, but it's still one of the more solid investment apps. It supports 34 different stock markets, features to analyze your stocks, and even a charted history dating back 10 years so you can check stock histories. If you go premium, you’ll get cloud storage integration, unlocked features, and unlimited amounts of some features from the free version. There is also a news section if you want to keep up on the latest news. It’s definitely worth a shot.
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MyStocks

Price: Free / $2.99
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MyStocks is one of the more recently released investment apps. It offers a plethora of features, including real time quotes and charts of stocks, funds, ETFs, currency exchanges, futures, and more. You can also have it alert you if a certain stock reaches a certain price. It uses Material Design which helps make it easy to rummage around the site. You can download the app for free or get the pro version for $2.99
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NetDania Forex & Stocks

Price: Free
Download on Google Play!
NetDania Forex & Stocks is among the highest rated and most popular investment apps on this list. With 12,000 ratings, it sports a very respectable 4.6 out of 5 rating in the Play Store. The app provides information on 10,000 stocks, 2,000 currency pairs, and 20,000 financial instruments overall. With this app, you can also set alerts, see country-specific economic news, and save information on the stuff in your portfolio. It’s also cleanly designed and efficient.
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SigFig Wealth Management

Price: Free
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SigFig is kind of a mix between Acorns and MyStocks. You can use the application to check up on stock prices and track your investments or you can simply invest with SigFig and let them manage your portfolio. They charge a 0.25% per year fee with no trading fees. That may be a good deal for some people. The app itself is cleanly designed and manages to push a lot of information very efficiently without compromising good looks. It's not among the most popular investment apps, but it's not half bad.
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StockTwits

Price: Free
Download on Google Play!
StockTwits is one of the more beautifully done investment apps out there. It features a clean Material Design interface that is very enjoyable to use. On top of that, the app features the ability to create stock watchlists, check trending stocks, and sort stocks by their gains and losses over a set period of time. It also has support for Robinhood if you happen to use that. Comparatively speaking, it's a bit more simple to use than most investment apps since it keeps everything rather streamlined. The app is completely free to download and use.
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StockTwits

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Joe Hindy
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