Dataset

AMEX Exchange Daily 1970-2010 Open, Close, High, Low and Volume

Added By Infochimps

Historical AMEX stock data from 1970 – 2010, including daily open, close, low, high and trading volume figures. Data is organized alphabetically by ticker symbol. Tickers are filed in spreadsheets titled with the corresponding letter of the alphabet (for example, Daily Prices for MEA appear in the AMEX_daily_prices_M file, and Dividends for MEA appear in the AMEX_dividends_M file).


Use Cases for Historical Stock Data

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Historical stock data is also available for the NYSE and NASDAQ.


Take a peek inside:

Daily Prices Spreadsheet:

exchange stock_symbol date stock_price_open stock_price_high stock_price_low
AMEX XYZ 2/8/10 8.99 8.99 8.40
AMEX XYZ 2/5/10 8.55 8.56 8.43
AMEX XYZ 2/4/10 8.46 8.49 8.22
AMEX XYZ 2/3/10 8.86 8.96 8.46
AMEX XYZ 2/2/10 8.21 8.55 8.19
AMEX XYZ 2/1/10 8.90 8.92 8.47
AMEX XYZ 1/29/10 8.22 8.23 8.10
exchange stock_symbol date stock_price_close stock_volume stock_price_adj_close
AMEX XYZ 2/8/10 8.66 78800 8.66
AMEX XYZ 2/5/10 8.47 78800 8.47
AMEX XYZ 2/4/10 8.35 78800 8.35
AMEX XYZ 2/3/10 8.68 78800 8.68
AMEX XYZ 2/2/10 8.39 78800 8.39
AMEX XYZ 2/1/10 8.54 78800 8.54
AMEX XYZ 1/29/10 8.15 78800 8.15

Dividends Spreadsheet:

exchange stock_symbol date dividends
AMEX XYZ 2/8/10 0.23
AMEX XYZ 2/5/10 0.23
AMEX XYZ 2/4/10 0.23
AMEX XYZ 2/3/10 0.23
AMEX XYZ 2/2/10 0.23
AMEX XYZ 2/1/10 0.23
AMEX XYZ 1/31/10 0.23