A look at the adjusting closing price of stocks from January 1, 2015 to September 28, 2015
This repo contains a problem that was given to me during an interview. Since the problem was kind of cool, I wanted to write about it.
The purpose of this assignment was to find the S&P stock with the highest adjusting close price standard deviation for the period January 1, 2015 until September 28, 2015 .
- Python (and Pandas)
rvestlibrary for scraping the stock lists.
About the repo
Besides the readme, this repo has 3 files.
highest_adjclose_sddev.pyis the main file. This is the Python code used for answering the question
scrape_stocks_list.Ris the R code for scraping the list of stocks
stocks_list.txtis the list of stocks.
The complete report is found at: A look at the adjusting closing price of stocks from January 1, 2015 to September 28, 2015.