Next: , Previous: , Up: Data Sources   [Index]


16.1 Finance Quote

http://finance-quote.sourceforge.net

If you have the Finance::Quote package installed Chart can use it for

In Chart symbols are of the form ‘CODE.method.FQ’, for example ‘FBGRX.fidelity.FQ’ for Fidelity fund ‘FBGRX’ using the Finance-Quote fidelity method.

A number of the FQ methods are covered by Chart natively (like US shares and indexes from Yahoo for instance).

When using an FQ method not in the builtin defaults, you can add it to the FQ_LOAD_QUOTELET environment variable in the usual way. Chart also tries a module of the same name as the method (case insensitive), so for simple add-ons you might not need to configure anything.


Copyright 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Kevin Ryde

Chart is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3, or (at your option) any later version.