Yahoo Finance

The yahoo_finance platform uses Yahoo Finance to monitor the stock market.

To enable the yahoo_finance platform, add the following lines to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: yahoo_finance

Configuration variables:

  • name (Optional): The name of the sensor. If not specified, it defaults to Yahoo Stock.
  • symbols array (Optional): List of stock market symbols for given companies. If not specified, it defaults to Yahoo (YHOO).


In this section you find some real life examples of how to use this sensor.

Red Hat and Google

  - platform: yahoo_finance
      - RHT
      - GOOGL