retrieve stock quote data from Yahoo Finance (Python module)
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README.rst

ystockquote

Python module - retrieve stock quote data from Yahoo Finance


Requirements

  • Python 2.7/3.3+

Install

ytockquote can be installed from PyPI with pip:

$ pip install ystockquote

You can also clone the development repo (requires git) to install:

$ git clone git://github.com/cgoldberg/ystockquote.git
$ cd ystockquote
$ python setup.py install
$ python -m unittest discover

To run unit tests:

$ python -m unittest discover

Example Usage

>>> import ystockquote
>>> print(ystockquote.get_price_book('GOOG'))
'51.18'
>>> print(ystockquote.get_bid_realtime('GOOG'))
'904.77'
>>>
>>> import ystockquote
>>> from pprint import pprint
>>> pprint(ystockquote.get_historical_prices('GOOG', '2013-01-03', '2013-01-08'))
{'2013-01-03': {'Adj Close': '723.67',
                'Close': '723.67',
                'High': '731.93',
                'Low': '720.72',
                'Open': '724.93',
                'Volume': '2318200'},
 '2013-01-04': {'Adj Close': '737.97',
                'Close': '737.97',
                'High': '741.47',
                'Low': '727.68',
                'Open': '729.34',
                'Volume': '2763500'},
 '2013-01-07': {'Adj Close': '734.75',
                'Close': '734.75',
                'High': '739.38',
                'Low': '730.58',
                'Open': '735.45',
                'Volume': '1655700'},
 '2013-01-08': {'Adj Close': '733.30',
                'Close': '733.30',
                'High': '736.30',
                'Low': '724.43',
                'Open': '735.54',
                'Volume': '1676100'}}
>>>