edgar (1.0.5)

Platform for EDGAR Filing Management.

http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/edgar

In the USA, firms file different forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) through EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system). EDGAR automated system collects all the different necessary filings and make it publicly available. Secondly, it validates collected filings, then perform indexing and accepting of these submitted forms. Investors, regulators, and researchers often require these forms for various purposes. "edgar" R package helps various individuals in data gathering, management, and visualization. This package downloads SEC EDGAR quarterly master index, daily master index, filings from SEC.org site and perform sentiment analysis of filing.

Maintainer: Gunratan Lonare
Author(s): Gunratan Lonare <lonare.gunratan@gmail.com>, Bharat Patil <bharatspatil@gmail.com>

License: GPL-2

Uses: ggplot2, R.utils, RColorBrewer, tm, wordcloud, XML

Released almost 4 years ago.