Staying Ahead of the Game: How EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API Can Help You Stay Informed About the Latest Financial News

Justice NDOU
3 min readApr 15, 2023
Using Our Intelligent Stock Market SDK, to access our Financial News API

Introduction

In today’s fast-paced world, keeping up with the latest financial news is crucial for investors and traders. Fortunately, the EOD-Stock-API website offers a Financial News API that provides access to real-time financial news from various sources. In this article, we will guide you on how to use EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API and how it can help you stay informed about the latest financial news.

What is EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API?

EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API is a RESTful API that allows users to retrieve financial news from various sources in real-time. The API provides access to news articles from popular financial news sources such as Reuters, Bloomberg, and Wall Street Journal.

The news articles are updated in real-time, ensuring that users get the latest news as it happens.

How to use EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API?

To use EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API, you will need to create an account on the EOD-Stock-API website and obtain an API key.

Once you have your API key, you can start making requests to the API.

The API offers endpoints for retrieving financial news:

  1. Top News Endpoint: This endpoint provides access to the top financial news articles from various sources. You can use this endpoint to get a quick overview of the latest financial news.
from __future__ import print_function
import time
import IntelligentStockMarketAPI
from IntelligentStockMarketAPI.rest import ApiException
from pprint import pprint
# Defining the host is optional and defaults to http://https://gateway.eod-stock-api.site/api
# See configuration.py for a list of all supported configuration parameters.
configuration = IntelligentStockMarketAPI.Configuration(
host = "http://https://gateway.eod-stock-api.site/api",
api_key = "SECRET API KEY",
)


# Enter a context with an instance of the API client
with IntelligentStockMarketAPI.ApiClient(configuration) as api_client:
# Create an instance of the API class
api_instance = IntelligentStockMarketAPI.FinancialNewsApi(api_client)
upper_bound = 10 # int |
try:
api_response = api_instance.v1_news_articles_bounded_upper_bound_get(upper_bound)
pprint(api_response)
except ApiException as e:
print("Exception when calling FinancialNewsApi: {}".format(e))

2. Ticker Symbol Search Endpoint

This endpoint allows you to search for financial news articles using specific ticker symbol for the company which you need articles for.

You can use this endpoint to search for news articles related to specific companies.

To make a request to the API, you will need to use an HTTP client such as cURL or Postman. You will need to provide your API key in the request header for authentication.
or you can use our PythonSDK which you can at PyPi

def get_financial_news_by_date(_date: str) -> list[dict[str, str]]:
"""

: param _date (str): YYYY-MM-DD
"""

url = f'https://gateway.eod-stock-api.site/api/v1/news/articles-by-date/{_date}'
headers = {
'Content-Type': 'application/json'
}

params = {'api_key':'API KEY HERE'}
response = requests.get(url, headers=headers, params=params)

if response.headers['Content-Type'] != 'application/json':
raise Exception

response_data: dict[str, str | dict] = response.json()

if not response_data['status']:
print(response_data['message'])
raise Exception(response_data['message'])

return response_data['payload']

Once you have made a request to the API, you will receive a JSON response containing the financial news articles. The response will include information such as the title, source, and publication date of each article.

How can EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API help you? EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API can help you stay informed about the latest financial news. By accessing real-time financial news articles from various sources, you can quickly get up-to-date information about market trends, company announcements, and other important events that can impact your investments.

In addition, the API can help you automate your news monitoring process. By using the API’s search endpoint, you can set up alerts for specific keywords or companies. This can help you stay informed about news that is relevant to your investments without having to manually monitor multiple news sources.

Conclusion

EOD-Stock-API’s Financial News API is a powerful tool for investors and traders who need to stay informed about the latest financial news. By providing access to real-time financial news articles from various sources, the API can help you make informed investment decisions and stay ahead of market trends. To get started with the API, create an account on the EOD-Stock-API website and obtain your API key. Then, start making requests to the API to access the latest financial news.

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