Configuring Stocks traded in Euro ?
Mon, 5 Aug 2002 07:52:29 +0200
thank you an awful lot - it works!
Am Sonntag, 4. August 2002 23:38 schrieb Klaus Dahlke:
> On Fri, 2002-08-02 at 08:27, Christian Pöllmann wrote:
> > Hi,
> > does anyone of you know how to configure stocks which are traded in Euro
> > (preferrable in Frankfurt Stock Exchange).
> > The details I'm uncertain about are:
> > - Stock Editor:
> > - How do I find out the correct symbol ?
> > - What is the correct Type for Frankfurt Stock Exchange ?
> > - Account properties:
> > - Which Stock Quotes Source has quotes of Frankfurt Stock Exchange?
> > In general:
> > How does Gnucash identify the stock?
> > I assume the (possibly ambigous) symbol of the stock editor is used
> > (whereas the CUSIP was a unique code).
> > Thanks for any help,
> > Chris
> > --
> > Christian Pöllmann
> > Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
> I get quotes by:
> 1) define commodity, e.g. BASF shares:
> Fullname: BASF
> CUSIP: no entry necessary
> fraction: 1/1
> 2) Define Account:
> Type: stock
> Account Name: BASF
> Description: good old economy
> Currency: EUR
> Security: select 515100.DE
> mark 'get online quotes'
> source: Yahoo Europe
> time: local time
> 3) Price editor
> you might first select the type of quote you want to get:
> goto Price Editor
> select commodity (i.e. 515100.DE)
> choose the appropriate type of quote
> and then press get quptes.
> It took me also a while to figure that out.