Finance::Quote::Fool(3) Obtain quotes from the Motley Fool web site.


use Finance::Quote;
$q = Finance::Quote->new;
%stockinfo = $q->fetch("fool","GE", "INTC");


This module obtains information from the Motley Fool website ( The site provides date from NASDAQ, NYSE and AMEX.

This module is loaded by default on a Finance::Quote object. It's also possible to load it explicity by placing ``Fool'' in the argument list to Finance::Quote->new().

Information returned by this module is governed by the Motley Fool's terms and conditions.


The following labels may be returned by Finance::Quote::Fool: symbol, price, change, open, close, high, low, yhigh, ylow, div, yield, vol, avg_vol, pe, change_p, currency, method.