You forex historical data csv download example’t need to manually import data with text files. You simply need to specify a ticker symbol, your start and end dates, and then click a button.
All prices are in US dollars. You’re free to manipulate and analyze the data once it’s in Excel. The VBA that retrieves the data from Yahoo was adapted from code found at mathfinance. It can be modified to download other data found on the web. UPDATE 5th January 2014: I’ve just evaluated a financial data add-in for Excel MarketXLS. It’s a rock-solid route to getting live stock data inside Excel.
You just use one of 80 new functions together with your chosen ticker. UPDATE July 6th 2017: The old Yahoo Finance API was discontinued, so the spreadsheet stopped working for a while. Great piece of code, very helpful. X exchange at the same time, similar to the stocks, why is this not working? Great code and thanks for making it available.
I was wondering if there is a way to download an exchange rate historically through this code? X, in place of one of the stock codes, but it didn’t. Does it require another code to just get an exchange rate? I used to love your API version of this spreadsheet, and I’m glad to see you’ve built a non-API version.
You really know your excel kung-fu! Unfortunately this one doesn’t seem to work on mac though. Dear Samir, Your webpage is just amazing, and I was impressed. SSREY works perfectly fine, and SSREY is the ADR-version of SREN. I was downloading some monthly stock data. I am only trying to be supportive in letting you know and to be helpful to you.
Your website and sheets seem great. I just wanted to ask if there had been a change in Yahoo API perhaps, as I have downloaded a few of your sheets, but non of them seem to be able to pull data from Yahoo. Perhaps there is a fault on my side, but would be great to know if it is still supposed to be working. This site takes time to develop. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Please, don’t hesitate to send us a message in case you find any trouble with the forex data files available in this website.
Regarding your question, we output the historical data in 6 diferent file formats. For a more convenient access you can Download the Forex Historical Data by FTP. No existing software platform today is really up to all those tasks. So you have no choice but to put together your system from different software packages.