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Author Topic: Short Interest field (3 messages, Page 1 of 1)

damarcant
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Posts: 10
Joined: Oct 4, 2017


Posted: May 30, 2018 01:18 AM          Msg. 1 of 3
Hi,

I am using IQFeed API in order to get Fundamental Data from the Streaming Data socket.

There is a field named "Short Interest" in the Fundamental Message Format, but I am getting no value for that field.

Is this normal? Should I have to update or activate something extra in my IQFeed account in order to get this field's value?

Thank you!

DTN_Tim Walter
-DTN Guru-
Posts: 1238
Joined: Apr 25, 2006


Posted: May 30, 2018 09:51 AM          Msg. 2 of 3
What symbol are you looking at? This will happen when there is no valid data for a given field on a given symbol. An example where you should expect a blank return would be for Expiration date on an equity.

Tim

DTN_Tim Walter
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Posted: May 30, 2018 10:03 AM          Msg. 3 of 3
I just heard that field is actually no longer part of the feed that we offer, so I need to get that removed from the documentation and the code going forward. My apologies for missing that when the change occurred.

Tim
 

 

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