Motivation

BatchGetSymbols is a R package for large-scale download of financial data from Yahoo Finance. Based on a set of tickers and date ranges, the package will download and organize the financial data in the tidy/long format.

Warnings

Main features:

Installation

# CRAN (official release)
install.packages('BatchGetSymbols')

# Github (dev version)
devtools::install_github('msperlin/BatchGetSymbols')

A simple example

See vignette.