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Obtaining Stock Quotes via XML

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This example uses XMLToday to obtain stock quotes in an XML format using a URL query system. Mathematica 4.2 provides functions that request XML data from a specified URL. Once obtained, the data can be analyzed and presented using Mathematica.

Note: The site offering free XML stock quotes appears to have gone down. Due to the varying nature of the URLs for such services, stocks.xml has been added as a download.

*Business and Economics
*Information Science and Technology > Internet > XML
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stocks.xml (3 KB) - XML document
XMLStock.nb (116 KB) - Mathematica Notebook