Returns analyst ratings data

Query Parameters:

Parameter Meaning Data Type
T Application Key which authenticates you with cloudquote (required) Base64 string
date Date to query for calendar data. Shorthand for date_from and date_to if they are the same. Defaults for latest. String (YYYY-MM-DD)
date_from Date to query from point in time. String (YYYY-MM-DD
date_to Date to query to point in time. String (YYYY-MM-DD
tickers One or more ticker symbols separated by a comma. All calendar accept this parameter. String
importance The importance level to filter by. Uses Greater Than or Equal To the importance indicated { 0 , 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 } Integer
updated Records last Updated Unix timestamp (UTC). This will force the sort order to be Greater Than or Equal to the timestamp indicated. Integer
action Filter by a specific action { Upgrades , Downgrades , Maintains , Lowers , Raises , Initiates Coverage On , Terminates Coverage On } String

JSON Response:

The response is an object, containing the following keys:

Parameter Meaning Data Type
rows A collection of quote results, in the same order as the symbols requested Array of Object
rows[...] A single security quote Object

Fields in rows[...] Object:

Field Meaning Data Type
id ID String
date Datestamp (YYYY-MM-DD) String
time Timestamp of the action HH:MM:SS format String
ticker Ticker symbol String
exchange Exchange the security is traded on String
name Company name of the security String
currency Currency security traded in String
action_pt Action on the price target (Raises, Lowers, Announces, etc) String
action_company Sell side firm action (Initiates, Reinstates, Upgrades, etc) String
rating_current Current rating String
pt_current Current price target for security String
rating_prior Prior rating for security String
pt_prior Prior price target for security String
url Url to the Benzinga ratings page for the security String (URI)
url_calendar Benzinga rating calendar for security String (URI)
url_news URL to the Benzinga webpage String (URI)
analyst Name of sell-side firm String
analyst_name Name of the analyst String
importance Importance of the action (scale of 0-5) 0 = least important String
notes Notes String
updated Last updated timestamp (UNIX) Integer

About the Vendor

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