No Finvix API No IQFeed on Linux so only Barchart may do

(Last Updated On: December 7, 2020)
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It seems Finviz has no API which is sort of sad. I love IQFeed but they do not really support Linux natively. So here I am looking at Barchart.

There is a way to build scanning techniques vs getLeader function found in Python as hinted at here.

https://github.com/barchart/barchart-ondemand-client-python/blob/master/ondemand/ondemand_client.py

Their Premiere membership is only $29 which is cheap. Who thinks it includes API access since they appear to be featured differently?

FAQ and potential sign up here for free ApI access https://www.barchart.com/ondemand/free-market-data-api/faq

I got the basics working with a free API key but ran into trouble with leaders function (see the examples farther down) https://www.barchart.com/ondemand/api/getLeaders

Also refer to ‘Sample Queries’ section in CSV format, you can get response with

symbol,symbolName,exchange,country,sicSector,industry,subIndustry,timestamp,
tradeTimestamp,lastPrice,priceNetChange,pricePercentChange,previousClose,
`volume,previousVolume,standardDeviation

https://www.barchart.com/ondemand/api/getLeaders

I just got the quote. It is very very expensive for monthly access to the APIs of Barchart. We are talking in the excess of $500 -$1000 for each one. I my mind, that is excessive so I need to find a works around in Linux with IQFeed.

As in the suds package, you will notice will not pip install so pay attention to this package replacement suds-jurko

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/14973852/suds-install-error-no-module-named-client

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/14973852/suds-install-error-no-module-named-client

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