barchart-ondemand-client-python

A Python library to get data from BarChartOnDemand API


Keywords
BarChartOnDemand python trading data client interface
License
MIT
Install
pip install barchart-ondemand-client-python==0.0.6

Documentation

Python client for Barchart OnDemand

Get a free API key at:

Currently supports

  • getHistory
  • getQuote
  • getFinancialHighlights (requires paid license key)

Example Code

See how to use the client in your project here.

To set the API_KEY for these applications, set an environment variable as follows:

export BARCHART_API_KEY="xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx"

To set the URL_BASE (ondemand or marketdata) for these applications, set an environment variable as follows:

export BARCHART_URL_BASE="marketdata.websol.barchartondemand.com"

To enable the Financial Highlights (paid key required):

export BARCHART_USE_HIGHLIGHTS=True

Additional remarks

This project is not a Barchart project. This project was forked from femtotrader's project and extended/modified.

Use it at your own risk.

Some Barchart projects are available at https://github.com/barchart/