README.md

finData

Description

A compact R library to easily gather and analyze financial price and trading data from Yahoo Finance. Simple functions let the user get price data, returns, covariance matrices, and performance statistics.

Using This Library

install.packages('devtools')
library('devtools')
install.github('nathanepstein/finData')
library(finData)

Note: You only need lines 1-3 the first time you use this. After the library is installed, you can simply call library(finData) in the future.

Functions

getData

getReturns

getCovar

getStats



NathanEpstein/finData documentation built on May 9, 2017, 1:22 p.m.