scheb/yahoo-finance-api

PHP library for accessing Yahoo Finance data

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Language: PHP

v1.1.0 2014-01-19 13:07 UTC

README

This is a PHP client for Yahoo Finance API. It provides easy access to stock quotes via Yahoo's YQL API.

Installation

Download via Composer:

php composer.phar require scheb/yahoo-finance-api

When being asked for the version use dev-master or any different version you want.

Alternatively you can also add the bundle directly to composer.json:

{
    "require": {
        "scheb/yahoo-finance-api": "dev-master"
    }
}

and then tell Composer to install the bundle:

php composer.phar update scheb/yahoo-finance-api

Usage

$client = new \Scheb\YahooFinanceApi\ApiClient();

//Fetch basic data
$data = $client->getQuotesList("YHOO"); //Single stock
$data = $client->getQuotesList(array("YHOO", "GOOG")); //Multiple stocks at once

//Fetch full data set
$data = $client->getQuotes("YHOO"); //Single stock
$data = $client->getQuotes(array("YHOO", "GOOG")); //Multiple stocks at once

//Get historical data
$data = $client->getHistoricalData("YHOO");

//Search stocks
$data = $client->search("Yahoo");

Each function returns the decoded JSON response as an associative array. See the following examples: