Hi: I'm using R to start learning about quantitative finance. I'm good at R, just learning finance. Some stocks on the TSX have periods in their names, usually indicating that it's a class B share, for example. The usual functions to download stock data seem to crash on these characters. Thoughts?
#load library library(fImport) library(quantmod) #these work yahooSeries(symbols='AQN') getSymbols('AQN', src='yahoo') #These don't yahooSeries(symbols='ATD.B') getSymbols('ATD.B', src='yahoo')