StockXloader is a native Mac OS X application for fully automated downloading of stock market quotes and indexes from Yahoo! Finance to the technical analysis program ProTA or ProTA Gold from BeeSoft, or to MS Excel or iWork Numbers, or you can drag & drop a file onto some other application. Get historical quotes, or get "snapshots" of the latest price values for today (delayed intraday values). This way you can build your own database of ticker symbols containing historical quotes for the open/high/low/close of each day, plus current-day snapshots.
You can get data for any stock exchange in the world that Yahoo! Finance carries quotes for. StockXloader keeps track of the last date you got quote values, and it does that individually for every ticker symbol, so the next time you download, it will fetch quotes starting after that date. So if a particular symbol lags, StockXloader will pick up where it was left last time. You can also see in your ticker list the last date, individually for each symbol. For snapshots, you can even see the last trading time for the given price data, displayed according to your local time zone and in your language's format.
What's new in this version:
- A separate button Snapshots Only in the Download Controller: This is a convenience button which does the same as the button Download, with the exception that it will skip download of historical quotes. This is useful in situations where you have a tick mark for both Historical and Snapshot and you have done a first download of these, but then you want to quickly update your data during the day with the latest snapshots. It saves you the trouble of deselecting Historical for ... See all new features »