Scrapes the Edgar database of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for insider trading information. This program uses joblib library to parallelize the scraping to increase prerformance. It outputs a CSV file with information from latest insider trading filed.
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assignment2.py
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README.md

Dependency List: Beautiful Soup 4 (required) joblib (highly recommended)

To install joblib: $ pip insall joblib To install Beautiful Soup 4: $ pip install beautifulsoup4

This program reads in XML from EDGAR database from U.S. Security and Exchange Commision Program scans the lastest filings for Insider Trading Information (form 4) Program then accesses another URL given by the XML and retrieve the XML of the actual form filed to retrieve all relevent information