Stock Quote FAQ

How to know which stock symbols to use?

Visit Google Finance Stock Screener and look for preferred symbols that you need/wish to display on your site.

For start you can try with AAPL,MSFT,IBM,CSCO,GOOG,YHOO,AMZN (Apple Inc; Microsoft Corporation; International Business Machines Corporation; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Google Inc; Yahoo! Inc;, Inc.)

How to get stock quotes from XZY Stock Exchange?

First check does Google Finance provides quotes from stock exchange you referring to.

If it’s supported, then look to next question to learn how to get stocks from there.

If Google Finance does not support your stock exchange, we are sorry but we can’t help you at the moment.


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