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Desktop Ticker

Desktop Ticker Stocks


Desktop Ticker can show the price, change, change in percent, day high and day low of specified stocks using information supplied by Yahoo! Finance.


To choose the stocks, click the menu button and select File, Manage Feeds, then select the Yahoo! Finance feed from the list and click the Edit Stock Symbols button. To add a new stock, enter the stock symbol in the Symbol box and click the Add button, for example MSFT for Microsoft, GOOG for Google. If you aren't sure of the stock symbol, click the Lookup Symbols link and type the company name into the Yahoo! Finance Get Quotes function.


Note that stock information is delayed by around 15 minutes.


Stock Symbols




Stocks from non US markets may require a stock exchange code to be appended to the stock symbol. The table below shows the possible codes. For example, to add an ARM Holdings stock (ARM) from the London Stock Exchange (.L), use ARM.L


CountryExchangeCurrency (Code)Yahoo! Finance Symbol
ArgentinaBuenos Aires Stock ExchangeARS/USD.BA
AustraliaAustralian Securities ExchangeAustralian Dollar (AUD).AX
AustriaVienna Stock ExchangeEuro (EUR).VI
BelgiumEuronext - BrusselsEuro (EUR).BR
BermudaBermuda Stock ExchangeBermudian Dollar (BMD).BE
BrazilBM&FBovespaBrazilian Real (BRL).SA
CanadaToronto Stock ExchangeCanadian Dollar (CAD).TO
CanadaTSX Venture ExchangeCanadian Dollar (CAD).V
ChinaHong Kong Stock ExchangeHong Kong Dollar (HKD).HK
ChinaShanghai Stock ExchangeChinese Renminbi (CNY).SS
ChinaShenzhen Stock ExchangeChinese Renminbi (CNY).SZ
FranceEuronext - ParisEuro (EUR).PA
GermanyBerlin Stock ExchangeEuro (EUR).BE
GermanyFrankfurt Stock ExchangeEuro (EUR).F
GermanyStuttgart Stock ExchangeEuro (EUR).SG
HollandEuronext - AmsterdamEuro (EUR).AS
IndiaBombay Stock ExchangeIndian Rupee (INR).BO
IndiaNational Stock Exchange of IndiaIndian Rupee (INR).NS
IndonesiaIndonesia Stock ExchangeIndonesian Rupiah (IDR).JK
IrelandIrish Stock ExchangeEuro (EUR).IR
IsraelTel Aviv Stock ExchangeIsraeli New Sheqel (ILS).TA
ItalyBorsa ItalianaEuro (EUR).MI
KoreaKorea ExchangeKorean Won (KRW).KS
KoreaKOSDAQKorean Won (KRW).KQ
MalaysiaMalaysia ExchangeMalaysian Ringgit (MYR).KL
MexicoMexican Stock ExchangeMexican Peso (MXN).MX
New ZealandNew Zealand ExchangeNew Zealand Dollar (NZD).NZ
NorwayOslo Stock ExchangeNorwegian Krone (NOK).OL
PortugalEuronext - LisbonEuro (EUR).LS
SpainMadrid Stock ExchangeEuro (EUR).MA
SpainSIX Swiss ExchangeSwiss Franc (CHF).VX
TaiwanTaiwan Stock ExchangeTaiwan Dollar (TWD).TW
United KingdomLondon Stock ExchangeBritish Pound (GBP).L




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