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How to download earnings calendar data for various stocks

Updated on 2011-06-11 07:39:17

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If you are looking for earnings data for U.S. Stocks then the following item will help you get it: Historical Earnings Calendar Data for U.S. Stocks - Date/Time and EPS.
And if you are looking for earnings data for International Stocks (UK, Canada, France, Italy...) then the following one is what you need: Historical Earnings Calendar for Major Stock Exchanges

Both items get earnings calendar data and store it in a custom historical database whose name is "earnings_cal".
The database contains the following fields: (for the one that gets U.S. stocks EPS data)
timeday: Release Time
eps: EPS or Earnings per share
prevyr: Previous year EPS

In the next steps, we will show you how to install and run the earnings downloader for U.S. stocks:
- Go to: Historical Earnings Calendar Data for U.S. Stocks - Date/Time and EPS
- Click on "Download" to open a small popup then wait a few seconds until a file is downloaded
- Double click on that file to open QuantShare
- In the new opened form in QuantShare, click on "Download", on "Save" and finally on "Start"
- Click "Yes" to create the missing database/fields
- The downloader will start and the data will be saved in the "earnings_cal" database

Here is how to display EPS data on a chart

- Right click on a chart then select "Add new pane"
- Click on "Add a new trading indicator" icon (top-left)
- Select "Databases/Fields" tab
- Select the "earnings_cal" database and the "eps" field
- Click on "OK"

To display earnings calendar data for a specific symbol:
- Select "Data" then "Edit Databases"
- Next to database, select "Custom", then choose "earnings_cal" database
- Under the "Symbols" pane, type the ticker symbol of a stock










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