Hi, Is there any programmer on this forum.
I have some questions
1)Where I can get share price atleast per minute through API for programmers
- Which language Python or Java or any other better language do u use for that???
I wanted to write simple application that for all A/B group stocks reads stock prices (atleast)per minute and then check if price is rising only for last 30 minutes
SO at any point of time I will get list of stocks satisfying above criteria*****
- Google Spreadsheets provide an API to get uptodate stock quotes :
For example, =GoogleFinance(“TITAN”; “price”) returns the current market price of Titan Industries.
- You can use python scripts to read/write data into Google Spreadsheets. This link provides some examples - http://stackoverflow.com/questions/9690138/reading-writing-to-google-docs-spreadsheets-with-python
Hope this helps.
google finance api shutdown happened last year
does india cos like monecontrol have such APIs
Google Finance API for spreadsheets still work. Check this link for a sample spreadsheet with latest prices for few stocks :https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AgkO83nN37BxdHFZWDBiZVNCbkxxMlpYZnZ1SGluS3c&usp=sharing
The solution I would suggest is to
1). Get uptodate stock prices into a Google Spreadsheet using GoogleFinance function as shown in the example above.
2). Write a python script which will check this spreadsheet every minute or so, compare it with previous values to identify the trend.
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