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RE: st: import yahoo finance dataset into stata directly


From   tashi lama <ltashi32@hotmail.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: import yahoo finance dataset into stata directly
Date   Thu, 28 Jun 2012 15:53:08 +0000

works. It must have been end-of-day syndrome. Thanx.

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