Manual Reference Pages - FINANCE::QUOTE::FINANCECANADA (3)
Finance::Quote::FinanceCanada - Obtain stock and mutual fund prices from
$q = Finance::Quote->new;
# Can failover to other methods
%quotes = $q->fetch("canada", "stock_fund-code");
# Use this module only
%quotes = $q->fetch("financecanada", "stock_fund-code");
This module obtains information about Canadian Stock and Mutual Funds from
finanace.canada.com. The information source canada can be used if the
information source is unimportant, or financecanada to specifically use
Canadian stocks/mutual funds do not have a unique symbol identifier. This
module uses the symbols as used on finance.canada.com. The simplest way
to fetch the ID for a particular stock/fund is to go to finance.canada.com,
search for your particular stock or mutual fund, and note the symbol ID.
This is helpfully provided by the site in their returned HTML quote.
Information available from financecanada may include the following labels:
method source name symbol currency date nav last price
Finance Canada.com website - http://finance.canada.com/
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