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15 Apr, 2024 01:48 PM

Not working 4/15/2024 ?

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  1. 61 Posted by sth on 26 Apr, 2024 02:03 PM

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    Good question. I will try to figure out which server I am using from eastern US. Does the time depend if the market is open or not? If I am looking for a closing price it is not 15 min delayed. It is the closing price.

  2. 62 Posted by sth on 27 Apr, 2024 01:09 AM

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    I am using a server for markets.ft.com in Colorado US. Still not seeing a date for BRK.B tonight.
    But at 9PM EDT no dates are listed as tomorrow, 4/26 is the latest.

  3. 63 Posted by Mike Bray (Quot... on 27 Apr, 2024 07:59 AM

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    If I can't find a date I will default to today. Derek has raised a
    small error on the trade date history marker so I will be issuing
    another version in the next few days.

    On 27/04/2024 02:10, sth wrote:

  4. 64 Posted by sth on 27 Apr, 2024 04:31 PM

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    So I see that there is an update to QL (3209), this seems to solve the future problem with FT. All securities downloaded today (4/27 Saturday) with their price updates dates as of yesterday (4/26, Friday).

    With one freaky exception. For the ticker SCHD (Scwab Dividend Equity ETF), I had to add an alternate ticker (SCHD:PCQ:USD). With currency and exchange as shown below.

    The FT server does not show a date for this ETF under the URL https://markets.ft.com/data/etfs/tearsheet/summary?s=SCHD:PCQ:USD as shown below, below....

  5. 65 Posted by sth on 27 Apr, 2024 04:33 PM

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    Neither file attached. Silly tender app....
    Default to "today" or last day of open markets? Much more complicated. Maybe go back to Yahoo if you fixed it! :-)

  6. 66 Posted by derekkent23 on 27 Apr, 2024 04:47 PM

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    Using the link you posted I get. Note the date.

  7. 67 Posted by sth on 27 Apr, 2024 05:03 PM

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    @derrekkent, Note the screenshot I posted, note the absence of date! :-) It seems that different servers have different output. Colorado (aside from being one of the locations of the official US atomic clocks) does not seem to associate a date with the quotes. Sigh.

    But, It seems Yahoo has a limit on historical downloads. As I was moving some of my quotes back to Yahoo HD from FT, after a couple of test runs, I suddenly got all failures on Yahoo HD. Yahoo single output still works. I normally don't run the extension repetitively but testing seemed to set off some sort of issue.

  8. 68 Posted by derekkent23 on 27 Apr, 2024 05:54 PM

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    Hi sth

    It does look like different FT severs do give different result regaring dates on some securities.

    Your point on Yahoo HD is well made and has surfaced on testing and is under consideration.

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