Comparing data vendors by Steven B. Achelis
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Comparing data vendors
by Steven B. Achelis
If you think choosing stocks and/or commodities to buy is difficult, try selecting a data vendor to use
with your technical analysis software. At Computer Asset Management we have written software (The
Downloader) to automatically ""download"" data from 13 vendors for use with our MetaStock technical
analysis program and other compatible software. We found significant differences among these vendors,
as you'll see in Figure 1.
We gathered this information to assist our customers in choosing a data vendor, but keep in mind that
there may be advantag...