How to Scrape Yahoo Finance Data with Python

Financial market data is one of the most valuable data in the current time. If analyzed correctly, it holds the potential of turning an organisation’s economic issues upside down. Among a few of them, Yahoo finance is one such website which provides free access to this valuable data of stocks and commodities prices. In this blog, we are going to implement a simple web crawler in python which will help us in scraping yahoo finance website. Some of the applications of scraping Yahoo finance data can be forecasting stock prices, predicting market sentiment towards a stock, gaining an investive edge and cryptocurrency trading. Also, the process of generating investment plans can make good use of this data!

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