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Google Finance is an online service offering market prices for securities

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Google financing and credit score in US

I would like to start creating credit history in US but because I don't have any and I'm new in US, no bank want to give me a credit card. I heard that Google financing is quite liberal when it comes ...
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How can I compare multiple mutual funds on a single chart at once?

Google finance (finance.google.com, or www.google.com/finance), used to have the ability to compare many stocks or mutual funds (tickers) at once. Now, apparently after they significantly altered and ...
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Can GoogleFinace function produce Analyst recommendation?

GoogleSheets has a very useful function called "GoogleFiance". GoogleFinance can produce a lot of info about a stock. For example , price , high , low , volume..., Can this function be used to ...
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Why does =googlefinance() return a different open and close value on a non trading day

I'm using google finance in one of my sheets and it is returning slightly different values for open and close when stocks are not traded on that day. eg. sunday =INDEX(GoogleFinance("AMZN", "open", ...
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Splits shown in historic data in Google Finance vs Yahoo Finance

In various discussions it is often claimed that YahooFinance always processes the splits into their historical data, but GoogleFinance does not. I have an example where GoogleFinance calculates a ...
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Why is some data missing on google finance for historical quotes

Comparing the data on google finance https://finance.google.com/finance/historical?q=stwd&start=60&num=30&ei=DgUZWqCTBMi2uASdl4u4CQ and on nasdaq http://www.nasdaq.com/symbol/stwd/...
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Why does historical price data not go back all the way on Google Finance?

Compare these links: http://finance.google.com/finance?q=NASDAQ:SBAC http://finance.yahoo.com/quote/SBAC?ltr=1 According to Yahoo (the second) this company has been publicly trading for over ten ...
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Why the Willians %R in google finance is not negative?

The Willians %R goes from -100 to 0, but google finance shows it as 0 to 100. Is it safe to assume the are just multiplying by -1? I did some research to try to find if it is common to ignore the ...
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Google Finance gain value incorrect because of currency fluctuation

I'm french, and I bought some stocks in Paris and New York Stock Exchanges. I'm trying to use an online portfolio tracking tool like Google Finance, but the final gain value is incorrect because of ...
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What happens if I get approved for financing, but don't make the purchase?

I recently applied for financing to buy the Google Pixel. I was approved. When I went to place the order, the shipping time was a month away. I don't want to wait that long. I'll look at other buying ...
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Why does historical volume data on Google and Yahoo Finance not correspond with average volume?

When looking at historical data for volume with both Yahoo and Google (as shown in the picture) there seems to be a range of stocks that have days with 0 volume. But average volume (which is a 30 day ...
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How quickly does Google Finance update the data after financial statements are published?

Does anyone know how quickly Financial Statements for the given company update on Google Finance, after they are published on SEC? I mean if statements are scheduled to be released before market ...
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What happened to Home Depot's Stock in 1988?

I was exploring various stocks this morning on Google Finance, and I came across some strange behavior for Home Depot (HD) in 1988. For the entire year, the stock traded incredibly low, and at ...
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Why are historical prices of stocks different on different websites? Which one should I believe?

So, this might look like gambling, but I recently read about a get-rich-quick scheme: trading SVXY or XIV or ZIV or whatever ETF/ETN there is that shorts the VIX futures in some way, buying whenever ...
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Moving from Google Finance to Yahoo Finance

I have used Google Finance for ages and used to like their interface. I also liked that I'd have easy access to their dashboard from my Google Home page. I put my transactions in there and it seems ...
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Stock symbol list for German Xetra stocks on Google Finance or Yahoo Finance

I would like to have a list of the stock symbols of companies listed on Germany's Xetra exchange that can be used on Google Finance or Yahoo Finance. Where can one download this list?
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Google Finance Cash Flow Statement

I currently use Google Finance to do most of my stock screening and analysis. However I have recently started learning about cash flow statements and how to analyze them. The screenshot below shows a ...
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Why does Yahoo Finance list the 10y T note (TNX) at 1/10 of CBOE and Google Finance?

As of this asking (after close 10 Feb 2016): Google finance gives the 10-year T note (TNX) as 17.05, down 0.24. Yahoo finance gives it as 1.7050, down 0.0240. The CBOE itself gives it as 17.05, down ...
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Why are Key Statistics for the same company different on various sites?

I'm looking at the same company (doesn't matter which) across Yahoo, Google, Reuters etc and the key statistics differ. For example. The Return on Equity for 32Red Plc (TTR.L) is: Yahoo - 46.73% - ...
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Considering investing in CHN as a dividend stock

I've been looking at investing in another dividend stock, and I have been using dividata.com to do some research. I have found several stocks that I am interested in that have a roughly 9% or 10% ...
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How To Interpret Share Prices?

During conversation shares in Google came up as a topic. Out of interest I Googled the share price for Google and was presented the following: Google Inc. (GOOG) -NasdaqGS 523.40 My question ...
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Relative Strength Index: Yahoo vs Google Finance

I'm looking at the RSI for AAPL and noticed an approximate 20 point difference between Google's and Yahoo's RSI. Are they using two slightly different versions of RSI? Or is there some sort of time ...
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Historical Stock Prices of delisted company [duplicate]

With services like Google Finance or Yahoo Finance it is very convenient to find the historical stock price metric of a listed company, but if the company is not listed, I can't find the data. For ...
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Why Google Finance puts to two decimal places for the trading volumes?

Since we can't trade 0.5 stocks or 1/3 stocks, why the Google Finance would mark the volumes as 20,000.00 not just 20,000? Maybe a stupid question but I am just wondering why not just remove the 00 ...
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Do query services like Google Finance and Yahoo Finance go back to correct busted and adjusted trades?

Do query services like Google Finance and Yahoo Finance go back to correct busted and adjusted trades? In other words, should I re-download yesterday's data if I want to be sure my intraday data ...
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German stock exchange, ETR vs FRA

I am looking at the BMW stock for instance in google finance. Presented are two tickers: ETR:BMW https://www.google.com/finance?q=ETR%3ABMW&ei=uNGuU-CSGeP3wAPw-IC4Cg and FRA:BMW https://www....
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Why does Yahoo Finance and Google Finance not match historical prices?

Was working on a different question to ask on here, and realized I might be completely wrong when I realized the historical data on Yahoo and Google are completely different. Therefore I have no idea ...
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Get free option quotes

Is there a google or yahoo api that provides option quotes similar to the below for stock quotes? http://www.google.com/finance/getprices?i=60&p=3d&f=d,o,h,l,c,v&df=cpct&q=SPY I am ...
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How does Google Finance calculate the Institution Owned metric for a stock

How does Google Finance calculate the Inst. Owned metric on the stock page. For example, this stock page for Jet Blue says: Inst Owned: 100%, but does that seem feasible. It means that all of the ...
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Confused about google portfolio chart

I added a test trade using google finance, buying 1 share of Google stock : At the end of day here is how the portfolio appears : How the the run percentage so high ? 1367.53% is calculated how ? ...
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Why does Google Finance show the NASDAQ Composite way up but Yahoo! Finance shows it slightly down?

Google Finance versus Yahoo! Finance. I'm sure the difference is because Google Finance shows a date of November 8 while Yahoo! Finance shows November 9. But aren't the markets closed on Saturday?
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What does “Company Distribution” mean on Google Finance's stock screener?

On the Google Finance stock screener, what is meant by the term "Company Distribution", and what are the default values referring to? I googled "Company Distributions" but could not figure out how ...
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Can GoogleFinance access total return data?

I'd like to be able to access historical total (market) return data with the end goal of creating a rolling return histogram of various asset allocations. However, it looks like the GoogleFinance ...
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How to find historical stock price for a de-listed or defunct company?

With services like Google Finance or Yahoo Finance it is very convenient to find the historical stock price metric of a listed company, but if the company is not listed, I can't find the data. For ...
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How do I export or sync data from TD Ameritrade into Google Finance or another online Finance site?

I'm tired of TD ameritrade's web experience and open to other websites or programs that could pull TD-ameritrade information into an easier to view online interface.
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Can one use Google Finance to backtest (i.e. simulate trades in the past)?

Is it possible to simulate what would have happened if I started investing 10 years ago using Google Finance? For example, If I started investing in company XYZ where I could have invested £100 a ...
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How is yahoo finance P/E Ratio TTM calculated?

I'm a beginner in all these stats, but I understand PE Ratio as displayed on google finance, e.g for BP.L it's nearly 6. However the stat seems different in yahoo finance, because it's PE TTM, where ...
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Highest market cap for a company from historical data

I've been checking historical prices for some stocks at Google finance and Yahoo finance but something doesn't quite add up. Taking stock splits into account, Google finance "says" that Microsoft's ...
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Search index futures in Yahoo Finance or Google Finance

I was wondering if index futures and options information are available in Yahoo/Google Finance. Say futures/options for Dow Jones Industrial Average.
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How would I use Google Finance to find financial data about LinkedIn & its stock?

According to Google Finance here (at time of writing): LinkedIn has a price earning ratio of 2104.71 : 1. It also says it has a market capitalisation of 7.22 billion dollars. Using this question's ...
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Will ADR owner enjoy same benefit as common shares holders

Currently, I would like to invest in the stock of HSBC. Details on Google Finance Details on Yahoo Finance I am not sure whether I should purchase from the Hong Kong or US stock market. What I know ...