February 27, 2011

Quantmod Package in R

I finally discovered the quantmod package for R, and I’m finally getting around to learning the darn software.  I think I’m going to abandon learning Python because R appears to do everything that I needit to do, AND it just so happens to be integrated with Rapidminer.

Check out this simple graph I created of $XOM using R.  It took me two lines of code to generate it.



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