Importing Financial Data

Stata Journal, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 620-626, 2011

6 Pages Posted: 16 Sep 2011 Last revised: 30 Aug 2013

See all articles by Mehmet F. Dicle

Mehmet F. Dicle

Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business; Research ATA, LLC

John Levendis

Loyola University New Orleans

Date Written: September 15, 2011

Abstract

This note describes two programs — fetchquotes and fetchkeystats — which import historical financial data and key current financial statistics from Yahoo! Finance.

Keywords: finance, financial data, stocks, ETF, historical data

Suggested Citation

Dicle, Mehmet F. and Levendis, John, Importing Financial Data (September 15, 2011). Stata Journal, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 620-626, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1927952

Mehmet F. Dicle (Contact Author)

Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business ( email )

6363 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
United States

HOME PAGE: http://researchforprofit.com

Research ATA, LLC ( email )

Mandeville, LA 70448
United States

HOME PAGE: http://researchata.com

John Levendis

Loyola University New Orleans ( email )

6363 St. Charles Ave., box 15
New Orleans, LA 70118
United States

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