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Re: FinancialData still broken

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  • Subject: [mg120579] Re: FinancialData still broken
  • From: DrMajorBob <btreat1 at austin.rr.com>
  • Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2011 05:58:57 -0400 (EDT)
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  • Reply-to: drmajorbob at yahoo.com

Thanks, but how would I adapt that to get the price of a mutual fund on  
Feb 10th?

Bobby

On Fri, 29 Jul 2011 03:41:54 -0500, Chris Degnen <degnen at cwgsy.net> wrote:

> DrMajorBob wrote:
>>
> Armand Tamzarian wrote:
>>>
>>> Would it be easier to just get the data from Yahoo rather than have to
>>> worry about fixes and innoculations?
>>
>> I don't know how to do that, but I suspect it's Yahoo sending erroneous
>> prices, anyway.
>
> You can get quotes from Yahoo like this:
>
> quotes = Import[
>    "http://download.finance.yahoo.com/d/quote.csv?s=\
> CLU11.NYM+^GSPC+^FTSE&f=abdlohg"];
> (*www.mathematicacookbook.com/downloads/YahooDataDownload.htm*)
> TableForm[
>  Map[List, MapThread[StringJoin, {{"WTI - ", "S&P - ", "FTSE - "},
>     StringReplace[quotes[[All, 4]], {"<b>" -> "", "</b>" -> ""}]}]],
>  TableHeadings -> {None, {"Last Trade"}}]
>
>
>


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