Updated: 2017-05-22


By Barchart

    The getBalanceSheets API provides access to public company financial balance sheets based on symbol.

    Query Parameters

    Parameter Description Data Type
    count The number of Quarterly or Annual periods of financial statements to return.
    frequency The frequency of financial statement reporting, either Quarterly ("Quarter") or Annually ("Annual").
    rawData Return raw data, otherwise sales, costs, expenses, tax, and income data is displayed in thousands.
    symbols A symbol or code that identifies a financial instrument. Multiple symbols separated by a comma may be used.

    Response Fields

    Field Description Data Type
    accountsPayable The amount of payables outstanding. double
    accruedExpenses Expenses that have already been accrued. double
    cash Money that is immediately available to a company. double
    commonShares The par or stated value of shares outstanding. double
    date The date of the financial statement. date
    deferredIncomeTax Income tax that has been deferred. double
    deferredLongRevenues Revenue deferred for more than one-year. double
    equityOtherInvestments The value of company equity and other investments. double
    incomeTaxPayable The amount of income tax outstanding. double
    intangibles The value of intangible assets. double
    inventories The value of inventory on hand. double
    longTermDebt Debt due in more than one-year. double
    marketableSec Liquid securities that can be converted to cash. double
    otherCurrentAssets Miscellaneous current assets. double
    otherCurrentLiabilities Miscellaneous current liabilities. double
    otherEquity Miscellaneous equity. double
    otherNonCurrentAssets Miscellaneous non-current assets. double
    otherNonCurrentLiabilities Miscellaneous non-current liabilities. double
    ppeNet The net value of property, plant and equipment. double
    prepaidExpenses A type of asset that arises on a balance sheet as a result of business making payments for goods and services to be received in the near future. double
    receivables The amount of receivables due to a company. double
    retainedEarnings Earnings retained by the company. double
    shorttermDebt Debt due within one year. double
    symbol A symbol or code that identifies a financial instrument. string
    totalAssets The sum of all assets. double
    totalCurrentAssets The total amount of current assets. double
    totalCurrentLiabilities The total amount of current liabilities. double
    totalLiabilities The sum of all liabilities. double
    totalLiabilitiesAndEquity The sum of total liabilties and shareholder's equity. double
    totalNonCurrentAssets The total amount of non-current assets. double
    totalNonCurrentLiabilities The total amount of non-current liabilities. double
    totalShareholdersEquity The total vlaue of sharehoolder's equity. double

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