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Re: st: import yahoo finance dataset into stata directly


From   Richard Herron <richard.c.herron@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: import yahoo finance dataset into stata directly
Date   Thu, 28 Jun 2012 08:13:29 -0400

The numbers don't match how? I have not had problems with SSC's
stockquote package.

Can you provide a reproducible example?

Richard Herron


On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 5:43 PM, tashi lama <ltashi32@hotmail.com> wrote:
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>   I am sure this question has been addressed already in the past even though I didn't find it while googling. The question is importing dataset directly into stata from yahoo finance site. From what I experienced, I need to load and save dataset into excel before using stata's import command to bring into stata. There is gotta be a way to import directly into stata.
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>   I installed user written stockquote and tried to import. Well, it does import yahoo finance dataset nicely except that the numbers don't match. Any idea?
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> Thanx,
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> Tashi
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