edgar: Tool for the U.S. SEC EDGAR Retrieval and Parsing of Corporate Filings

In the USA, companies file different forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) through EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system). The EDGAR database automated system collects all the different necessary filings and makes it publicly available. This package facilitates retrieving, storing, searching, and parsing of all the available filings on the EDGAR server. It downloads filings from SEC server in bulk with a single query. Additionally, it provides various useful functions: extracts 8-K triggering events, extract "Business (Item 1)" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis(Item 7)" sections of annual statements, searches filings for desired keywords, provides sentiment measures, parses filing header information, and provides HTML view of SEC filings.

Getting started

Package details

AuthorGunratan Lonare <lonare.gunratan@gmail.com>, Bharat Patil <bharatspatil@gmail.com>
MaintainerGunratan Lonare <lonare.gunratan@gmail.com>
LicenseGPL-2
Version2.0.3
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("edgar")

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edgar documentation built on July 2, 2020, 2:36 a.m.