Updated: 2017-06-26

getProfile

By Barchart

    The getProfile API is used to request information about a company, such as sector, industry, company description, CEO, recent earnings, P/E ratio, and address, based on a symbol.

    Query Parameters

    Parameter Description Data Type
    fields The fields requested.
    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
    address The address of the company's headquarters. string
    annualEPS The most recent annual net income divided by the number of shares outstanding. string
    businessSummary A description of the company. string
    ceo The Chief Executive Officer. string
    city The city of the company's headquarters. string
    epsGrowth The annual rate of earnings per share growth over the trailing one-year period. string
    exchange Exchange code for the marketplace where the financial instruments are listed. string
    exchangeName The name of the marketplace. string
    indexMembership Indices which a stock may be part of, like the DJIA or S&P 500. list
    industry A code that identifies a group of businesses that produce similar products or services. string
    peRatio The ratio of a company's current share price relative to its earnings (price divided by earnings). string
    phoneNumber The company's main phone number. string
    qtrFourEarnings The most recent 4th quarter earnings. double
    qtrFourEarningsDate The reported date of the most recent 4th quarter earnings. date
    qtrOneEarnings The most recent 1st quarter earnings. double
    qtrOneEarningsDate The reported date of the most recent 1st quarter earnings. date
    qtrThreeEarnings The most recent 3rd quarter earnings. double
    qtrThreeEarningsDate The reported date of the most recent 3rd quarter earnings. date
    qtrTwoEarnings The most recent 2nd quarter earnings. double
    qtrTwoEarningsDate The reported date of the most recent 2nd quarter earnings. date
    recentEarnings The last reported quarterly earnings value. string
    sicSector A four-digit code for classifying industries. string
    state The state of the company's headquarters. string
    subIndustry A more specific group of businesses within an industry that produce similar products or services. string
    symbol A symbol or code that identifies a financial instrument. Multiple symbols separated by a comma may be used. string
    zipCode The zip code of the company's headquarters. string

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