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Stock Quote


Plasmoid Binary

Score 80%
Stock Quote

Link:  http://winterbug.com
Downloads:  2836
Submitted:  Oct 4 2008
Updated:  May 3 2009


Displays stock quotes on the desktop pulled from the yahoo servers. This is a rewrite of http://www.kde-look.org/content/show.php/Stockoid?content=86492 to add some extra features.


== 2.1 ==
- BUG: Stock is now left clickable only
- BUG: Link to the generic yahoo finance page instead of the au specific one
- ENHANCEMENT: KDE proxies are now supported
- ENHANCEMENT: Opacity is now configurable
- ENHANCEMENT: Currency conversions to 4 decimal places

== 2.0 ==
- Data engine backend
- Improved theme
- Improved percent display
- Clickable stocks link to yahoo finance
- Position/resize bug fixes
- Supports stock with commas in description
- Supports kde 4.2

== 1.1 ==
- All text colour is now configurable
- Added an icon
- remove redundant code

== 1.0 ==
- dynamic height
- configurable update period
- supports all yahoo stock quotes

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 by ghstwrtr on: Dec 18 2008
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Is adding portfolio capability in your feature-adding plans? It would be nice to be able to indicate how many shares I own and the purchase price. That way I'll know exactly how much money I'm losing!

Great plasmoid though. Very useful!

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 Re: Portfolio?

 by wintered on: Feb 14 2009
Score 50%

Hi ghstwrtr,

I am thinking about this for the next version as it is something that I would use as well. Not very hard from the display point of view, but requires a major rework on the configuration dialog which is currently quite simply.

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 by dawo on: Jan 2 2009
Score 50%

Great plasmoid - I really like it. Also nice improvements over the original widget.

However, I have a few remarks concerning layout and functionality.

(1) Not enough space is provided for decription of the ticker symbols (for example ^DJIs description shows as 'Dow Jones Industr' - resizing does not change the situation).

(2) Currency quotes like 'EURDOL=X' don't show the changes (instead NAs are displayed)

(3) Would be nice if a click on a quote would open a link to yahoo finance.

(4) The style of the changes should maybe be displayed in the usual ticker form, i.e. absolute change (change in %), instead of absolute change- change in percent.

(5) In my opinion it would be better to to display full name of an asset bold and the ticker symbol in normal font (or in brackets). Not the other way around (or provide an option which makes this possible).


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 Re: Layout

 by wintered on: Feb 14 2009
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Thanks for the feedback dawo.

1. Unfortunately, the yahoo API I am using has already truncated the description.

2. Slightly confused about this, but will look into it in the future

3. Done in v2.0!

4. Done in v2.0!

5. Oops, missed this one, and I probably agree. Will consider this for v2.1.

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 Packaged for Ubuntu

 by nellery on: Jan 12 2009
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I've packaged this plasmoid for Ubuntu, and it is now in the official archive - https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/plasmoid-stockquote

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 Localized yahoo finance link

 by buschmann23 on: Feb 14 2009
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The new click link feature is great, but would it be possible to localize it? Automatically or via a configuration option.

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 proxy configuration

 by bege on: Mar 9 2009
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Can you tell which telecom stack are you using because my the stock plasmoid works fine from home but not from my work where there is a proxy. I tried to change the proxy setting in KDE but without success although Conqueror works fine.

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 Text Colour

 by Moppel on: Mar 11 2009
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Version 1 worked for me, version 2.0 doesn't. It doesn't display correclty. Text colour doesn't seem to be configurable anymore.
When clicking on an (empty) entry yahoo only displays a site containing the text: "Error: Please enter a ticker symbol."

I'll send you an eMail how it looks at my desktop

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 Proxy - Re: Text Colour

 by Moppel on: Mar 17 2009
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The problems I'm seeing seem to result from the different access method used.
Behind a proxy nothing is displayed whilst the same configuration works on a network without a proxy.
Please reconsider using KIO again.

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