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How to Scrape Stock from Yahoo Finance

2019-03-22 16:53:28
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Abstract:In this article, we will tell you how to scrape cryptocurrencies from Yahoo Finance using ScrapeStorm's "Smart mode". No Programming Needed. Visual Operation. ScrapeStormFree Download

Yahoo! Finance is a media property that is part of Yahoo!’s network. It provides financial news, data and commentary including stock quotes, press releases, financial reports, and original content. It also offers some online tools for personal finance management. We can scrape stock data in schedule to analyze stock trends.

Introduction to the scraping tool

ScrapeStorm is a new generation of web scraping tool based on artificial intelligence technology. It is the first scraper to support both Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems.

Scraping fields

Symbol, Symbol_link, Name, Price (Intraday), Change, % Change, Market Cap, Volume in Currency (Since 0:00 UTC), Volume in Currency (24Hr), Total Volume All Currencies (24Hr), Circulating Supply

Preview of the scraped result

Export to Excel2007:

1. Create a task

(1) Copy the URL of Yahoo Finance

Click here to learn more about how to enter the URL correctly.

(2) Create a new smart mode task

You can create a new scraping task directly on the software, or you can create a task by importing rules.

Click here to learn how to import and export scraping rule.

2. Configure the scraping rules

Set the fields

Intelligent mode automatically recognizes the fields on the page. You can right-click the field to rename the name, add or delete fields, modify data, and so on.

Click here to learn how to how to configure the extracted field.

 

3. Set up and start

(1) Run settings

Choose your own needs, you can set Schedule, Anti-Block, Automatic Export, Download Images and Speed Boost.

Click here to learn how to configure the scraping task.

(2) Wait a moment, you will see the data being scraped.

4. Export and view data

(1) Click “Export” to download your data.

(2)Choose the format to export according to your needs.

ScrapeStorm provides a variety of export methods to export locally, such as excel, csv, html, txt or database. Professional Plan and above users can also post directly to wordpress.

Click here to learn more about how to view the extraction results and clear the extracted data.

Click here to learn more about how to export the result of extraction.

Here is another tutorial for financial websites:

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