Google Finance Historical Stock Data Downloader

gathers historical stock information from Google Finance.
Updated 18 Mar 2018

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This program gathers the historical stock information from the Google Finance website. The data is gathered in a struct containing the date, open, high, low, close and volumes for the stock. The frequency, start and end dates can be specified by the user.
The format of the output struct can also be specified by the user: standard, matlab financial time series or the format compatible with hist_stock_data.m by Josiah Renfree.

Cite As

Alejandro Arrizabalaga (2024). Google Finance Historical Stock Data Downloader (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2008a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

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Version Published Release Notes

-version 1.4:
Updated link to Google Finance, changed from to + minor fixes

update version 1.1: added matlab financial time series output.