Leaders And Laggers

Daily leaders and laggers. For a given index, this API shows the stocks with the most negative or positive sentiment scores.

Input:

  • indexid (required): will be concatenation of class type and id. Format: “in_x” where x is the index.


Output:
- Leaders

  • nameid: Company Id
  • sentiment: a numeric measure of the bullishness / bearishness of news coverage of the stock.
  • ticker: Company ticker (Bloomberg format)
  • name: Name of the company

- Laggers

  • nameid: Company Id
  • sentiment: a numeric measure of the bullishness / bearishness of newscoverage of the stock.
  • ticker: Company ticker (Bloomberg format)
  • name: Name of the company

Please refer to our static data user guide for more information: http://www.infotrie.com/interestingreads/static-data-user-guide and our APIHelp: http://www.infotrie.com/interestingreads/api-help.
See also http://www.finsents.com.


Example

{"indexId":"in_9"}

Output

{
          "sector": "Industrials",
          "price_0": "200",
          "name": "NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORP",
          "sentiment": 1,
          "nameid": "895",
          "industry": "Aerospace & Defense",
          "volume": 4,
          "buzz": 5,
          "ticker": "NOC:US",
          "price_change": "-0.78%"
 },

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