Yahoo Finance serves as a valuable resource for individuals and businesses seeking financial stock data and insights. It offers users access to stock prices, historical data, financial metrics, company news, and more.
With our ready-to-use scraping solution, you can monitor multiple stocks by tracking key indicators like volume, market cap, dividend, dividend yield, EPS, and many more! Streamline your portfolio management and boost your data collection and analysis by tracking stock directly from Google Sheets.
Using the ImportFromWeb add-on and the function it adds to Google Sheets, you can extract Yahoo Finance stock indicators in bulk without technical knowledge!
With =IMPORTFROMWEB(), you extract +200 data points from Yahoo Finance, including the following:
First of all, make sure you have installed the ImportFromWeb add-on from the Google Workspace Marketplace.
Then, just follow these easy steps:
To activate the add-on, go to Extensions > ImportFromWeb > Activate add-on.
ImportFromWeb requires 2 parameters: a URL and one or more data selectors.
You can input the URLs directly or build them using the stock symbols: =”https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/”&A2 (where column A contains all your stock symbols).
Data selectors describe the specific stock indicators you want to import from Yahoo Finance.
Pick the selectors you are interested in from our Yahoo Finance selectors glossary and add them to your spreadsheet. For example, you may be interested in the dayLow, dayHigh, avgVolume, returnonEquity, and eps.
This is what your spreadsheet should look like:
Just add this formula:
Within seconds, you’ll get the data for the first stock symbol.
After adding the $ symbol around the data selectors, drag the formula down to the last row:
We’ve designed an easy-to-use template.
Make sure you have installed and activated ImportFromWeb in your Google Sheets.