Tag Archives: Historical Data

Excel STOCKHISTORY Function – Ultimate Traders Guide

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Traders and investors are now able to use the Excel STOCKHISTORY function. It is currently available for all Excel 365 subscribers. I’ve been using it for a while, and I am impressed with it. I can see that this will be a handy tool for many people. Despite the name, you can get more than […]

How to Improve And Clean Historical Price Data

Improve and Clean Historical Price Data

Do you trade Stocks, Forex, ETFs, Futures, Indices, Bonds or Commodities? There is one thing that every successful trader needs. Whether starting out, moving to the next level or developing new strategies. When you can do this you can: The magic trick to doing all this and more is Backtesting. Simply put: Backtesting gets you […]

The Best Sources of Free Historical Price Data

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One of the questions that I am asked most often is: where can I get free online historical price data? In this article, I look at some the best sources of free online data. I give my thoughts on why each source is useful, pitfalls to avoid and links to some valuable resources. Why Should I […]

An Easy Way to Use Excel to Backtest a Trading Strategy – Part 1

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Ebook Course – How to Backtest a Trading Strategy Using Excel Do you want to improve your trading skills and profitability?  I have a new course available via the Amazon Kindle Store.  The course will show you how to program your own Excel Backtest Models. Learn more about the course Easy Way to Use Excel […]