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Questions tagged [online-data-source]

For questions asking about online sources for financial and economic data.

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Private Equity Deals [on hold]

I'm searching for information regarding Private Equity deals. I have tried to find it on my own without any success. If you know of some sources for PE Deals, I would appreciate it. I'm trying to ...
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Where can I find the daily market gainers of the past? [closed]

I would like to find nano cap stocks that have run in the past but I'm not sure where I should look. Any ideas or suggestions will be appreciated!
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Complete list of US Public and Private Companies by Sector [closed]

Where is the best place to go for a free public data set of all US private and public US companies by industry or sector?
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Official information/data source for funds identified by ISIN

I found funds that have a ISIN/WKN identifier, for example this one: "Canada Life Aktien Chance Verantwortung II" (WKN: CLE038 / ISIN: IE00B3YZ4982) but apart from some third-party websites [1,2] ...
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Why are OHLC values inconsistent across different quote data providers?

When I compare values [open, high, low, close] between alphavantage.co and api.iextrading.com, there are 'inconsistencies' between values. I am wanting to better target support and resistance levels, ...
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How to get automated data about a stock symbol? [closed]

I'm running a small stock-analysis program on my local machine. To do the analysis over a large amount of historical stock charts, I pull the data form Alphavantage's API using the curl command below. ...
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How to get historical data for stocks in BSE or NSE exchanges in India? [closed]

For research purposes, I need historical data for the last two years or so of companies listed in the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) or Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). I looked around in the ...
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Adjusted Historical Stock Prices?

I'm currently doing a university project which required historical stock price data that is adjusted for splits and dividends. I need the adjusted open, close, high, and low. However, all sources I've ...
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What percent of first post-IPO earnings reports are disappointing?

It seems like every time a company has its IPO, the next earnings report fails to meet expectations and the stock price plummets. Shouldn't expectations be lower considering the frequency at which ...
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Will the EU PSD2 directive require banks to create APIs available to their customers?

All materials I can find use the term third party providers to describe entities that will use the open APIs that banks will be required to create, and supposedly these providers will still have to ...
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Quandl financial data : unexpected dividend [closed]

I'm using free Quandl financial data to reproduce a view of S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats. What is important for me is not the result (we can get the list on the internet for free) but I'd like to ...
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Where I can find S&P 500 stock data history? [closed]

I want the history in excel format. Where can I find this?
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How can I check if fund is Active or Passive?

I was asked to analyse Morning Star Data Extracts for Funds. The problem is that there are no field names, and I can not get any documentation for what is in specific fields. Good thing is that I ...
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Symbol changes of commodity futures on Yahoo Finance

I am programming a stock tracker application with Yahoo's finance API. At the beginning of this month I noticed that the information provided by Yahoo on the commodities were wrong. So I looked up the ...
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Where do traders take their prices data from? How can it be different from their brokers'?

I understand there are multiple sources for stocks or FX market prices, but what leaves me completely puzzled, is how can short term traders (speculators really) make their decisions based on price ...
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Price to rent ratio outside of major cities

I'm interested in US price/rent ratios, such the list here: https://smartasset.com/mortgage/price-to-rent-ratio-in-us-cities However, it seems like such statistics are always compiled by major city. ...
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Costs around a modern crowd-sourced hedge fund

Consider the video from the front page of numer.ai. There, two statements are made 1) A hedge fund possesses a lot of expensive financial data [so numer.ai anonymizes this data before releasing it to ...
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Strange values in ARM.L price data 1998-2000 from Yahoo

I use Yahoo Finance to download stock price data in CSV. In the data of one particular ticker - ARM.L (ARM Holdings PLC @ LSE) I see the prices swinging between 2p and 3000-5000 GBP in the first 2 ...
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What is the current substitute for the Value Line Composite Index? [closed]

I am trying to use the Value Line Composite Index for a project. Much to my dismay, I just found out that it was discontinued in 2013. Have there been other substitutes developed for this since then? ...
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Computer-readable IRS tax tables

I'm looking for downloadable tax rate tables in an import-friendly format (CSV, TXT, XLS, XLSX, XML, etc.). I've searched the IRS website but can't find anything besides the PDFs. Ideally, there ...
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New super account does not show up on Tax office info

I have an old super with a fund which we will call FOO, I was generally dissatisfied with their performance and service, so when I started a new job, I change to their preferred super-annuation ...
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S&P 500 - Current Constituent List

I'm getting different constituents from various places. An Excel sheet from the S&P website indicates 498 constituents in the S&P 500: Link to Excel Sheet on the S&P website, look at the "...
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Why do corporate financial statistics vary depending on their source?

I see different values for key corporate statistics on different websites (Marketwatch, Yahoo, Finviz, etc). Which source can one trust? Is it possible to get a good read on a company by researching ...
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Nasdaq vs Nasdaq Trade Reporting Facility

I was sorting through some market data today and was sorting between the three largest ECN/Exchange market centers that I have access to. The top three are: Nasdaq. Nasdaq Trade Reporting Facility. ...
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Sources of Free Stock Market (Nasdaq/NYSE) Data - Tick by Tick

I'm a developer and would like to create a stock market replay tool. i.e. I'd like to be able to replay a particular day (or subset of a day) tick by tick to test my trading hypotheses. Oddly, the ...
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Where can one download or subscribe to end of day price data for Tokyo stocks? [closed]

I am looking for free sites to download end-of-day stock data for Tokyo stocks but my efforts have been in vain. The best hope was Yahoo Finance but it does not provide end-of-day data for Tokyo ...
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Where can I download all stock symbols of all companies “currently listed” and “delisted” as of today?

I am in process of of downloading historical stock data from few sources I have gathered. However, all of them require me to provide stock symbol. I want to download data for all companies. In ...
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How do I find the mappings between sedol and isin codes? [closed]

I am looking at data for Unit Trusts and OEICs in the UK. They are identified by SEDOL or ISIN codes. Given an SEDOL, how can I find the ISIN associated with the same product? And given an ISIN, ...
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Historical company performance data [closed]

I am looking for historical company performance data that goes back at least 10 years. I could pay for it but if it's free it would be fantastic. Company performance indicators that I am looking ...
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Where can you find dividends for Australian Stock Market Shares (ASX) for more than 2 years of data? [closed]

I've been using yahoo to get in some cases ten years worth of historical stock prices for stocks. I'm interested in the dividends that the stocks pay if any. Yahoo Finance don't show dividends. But ...
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How and where to get the time series of the values USDEUR?

I would like to access to the time series of the value of USDEUR with the maximum sampling rate and the maximum length. I would like to do have this time series because: I want to check the ...
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Online stock screener to find stocks that are negatively correlated to another stock/index? [closed]

Is there a free online resource that I can use to find pairs of stocks that are always negatively correlated? For example, I want to find stocks that are negatively correlated w.r.t SPY. On Google ...
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How to automate the tracking of ratios and other values for a set of stocks or ETFs?

I'm interested in monitoring a set of financial products (say ETFs WLOG) continually (but not continuously). My current plan is the following. Say I want to survey the top ten Large Cap Growth ...
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Is there a more flexible stock chart service, e.g. permitting choice of colours when comparing multiple stocks?

I'm regardful that these websites can concurrently exhibit the price history/graph/chart for several stocks: http://www.marketwatch.com/investing/fund/qqq http://biz.yahoo.com/charts/guide8.html http:...
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Is there a finance API of some kind to get all holdings for a specific mutual fund? [closed]

Is there a finance API out there that easily allows pulling of all the stock holdings of a specific mutual fund?
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Getting (historical) Standard & Poor Stock Guides [closed]

Chapter 15 of The Intelligent Investor mentions S&P publishes (as of the 1970s) a monthly Stock Guide. Is this still a worthwhile resource? What's the best way to get access to this guide, ...
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standard method for learning more about a specific sector? (particularly biotech sector)

I've read some books and other resources on value investing (like this question)and fundamental analysis, but now I want more information on a specific sector: biotech. Is there a better way to start ...
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Where can I find a good online fundamental data provider for Hong Kong stocks?

I am thinking of investing in the Hong Kong stock market. One problem I am facing is finding a good online fundamental data provider that provides a database of financial statements for Hong Kong ...
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Where can I find historical data on home equity loan rates?

I have found a graph of historical home equity loan rates on bankrate.com, but I am looking for the underlying data, so I can do a 3-year average. I found the equivalent for mortgage rates on Freddie ...
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Where can I find P/E and CAPE data for different sectors, countries and market capitalizations [closed]

I've been searching for high-quality data on CAPEs (cyclically adjusted price to earnings ratios) for different sectors, countries and market capitalizations. Shiller's Irrational Exuberance website ...
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Is there an online service that provides public company information through a public API? [closed]

I want to write an application to gather financial information of public companies and bonds for my own research. Is there any place online that I can do this that has a public API?
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Where can I find recent information about which major shareholders changed their positions in a given stock?

Where can I find recent information about which major shareholders changed their positions in a given stock? I know that I can find information on Yahoo Finance but Yahoo yahoo isn't quick at updating ...
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Where do web sites get foreign exchange currency rate / quote information?

There are many web sites which provide the exchange rates between currencies. Where do they obtain this information? Is there any authoritative source from which they get this data? For example, ...
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How and Where can I easily pull data for the Dow 30? [closed]

Where/How can I pull the following data on the DJIA stocks into Excel from the Web that updates every time I hit refresh in Excel? The data: 1. Last 12 months of dividend payments 2. Prices 3. DJIA ...
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Where can I get current data on US equity/bond markets as a share of the global markets? [closed]

I would like to periodically rebalance my asset allocation to match the world market capitalization for domestic vs. international holdings. Rick Ferri's "All About Asset Allocation" book has a pie ...
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Where do stock traders get realtime updates on Fed announcements? Is there a feed I could scrape? [closed]

Upcoming Fed announcements are important, and I want to get the news in realtime when it happens. I know there are a few expensive services, but I'm looking for some feeds that can be scraped or ...
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Where can I find announcements of official GDP figures for the US and other countries?

Specifically, I'm looking at the Forex markets, and I'm waiting for today's US GDP figures. I'm keeping an eye on the financial papers, but where can I find official sources of information, maybe as ...
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Why pay for end-of-day historical prices?

Recently I've started gathering some end-of-day (EOD) prices data for my testing. The first obvious place where such data is freely available is Yahoo Finance site. However I've noticed that many data ...
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Where can I find quarterly earnings-per-share data for the major U.S. market indices? [closed]

Where (on what website) can I find last few years' worth of quarterly earnings-per-share for the Russell 3000? and the Dow?
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Are there any market data providers that provide a query language? [closed]

Like SQL, for example, but it doesn't have to be the same syntax. For example, I might want to query "which stocks on the NYSE had the greatest 1-hour price changes today?"