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Using fix_yahoo_finance to Download Data

Pandas implemented a separate library for Python called pandas_datareader to facilitate access to a number of APIs for data repositories. Unfortunately, with recent changes to how data is used a number of the functions no longer work. At least one module has been developed to help with this problem: fix_yahoo_finance. This is video demonstration of the use of fix_yahoo_finance to download data from, you guessed it, Yahoo Finance.

You can download the jupyter notebook from the demo here.