PHPQuote v1.0 retreives Real-Time Stock Market Quotes from Yahoo! Finance, and puts
them in a variable (a PHP Class) for easy display on your wesite.
As an example, here's the current RedHat Quote:
print("Last Trade:$my_quote->Last \n");
The PHPQuote Class
Version 0.9 is fully functional, but limited in the options
it performs. It will retrieve single quotes and put the information
in a class with the variables:
TODO and Contributions
The upgrades planned for version 1.0 are:
Multiple Quotes (multiple ticker symbols for a single query).
Form Example (to demonstrate how to use a form for selectiong a symbol).
Contributions to PHP-Quote can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. We'll gladly accept quality upgrades,
but they must fit under the GNU GPL License.
You can download the current version here:
PHP-Quote_0.8.tar.gz (Previous Stable Version)
v0.8 to v0.9
Added Error checking for page not found/server unavailable.
Added "Symbol Not Found" error checking for unkown ticker symbols.
PHP-Quote is free software from Gear21, Inc. - PHP and e-Business consultants. We'd appreciate a link to us if you use this software. Thanks!
PHP-Quote is released with the standard GNU GPL License for open source software.