First Call

Description:

Research documents and broker notes. Also includes earnings, detailed estimates and consensus.

Data Source:

First Call DataLink

Update Schedule:

Real time

Request Syntax:

docname:doc_type:file_type:Scrubbed:ReturnData. Where:

*Doc_type = 1 for note, 2 for docs, 6 for private

*File_type = 2 for PDF, 4 for text

*Scrubbed = 1 for YES, 2 for NO

*ReturnData = 1 for YES, 2 for NO

Examples:

*ska03850.d01:02:02:02:01 (to get the unscrubbed PDF of a document called "ska03850.d01")

*ska03850.d01:02:04:02:01 (To get the text version of the same doc)

Field Listing:

FC Documents and Notes: The following meta data is provided along with the documents:

Field Description
ANA Analyst identifier
ANANAM Analyst name
BRO Broker abreviation
BRONAM Broker name
BRONUM Broker number
COU Country
DATE Publication date
DATTYP Data type
DOC Dcoment name
DOC_TYPE Document type (PDF or note)
DOCDAT Document Date
DOCIDX Document ID
DOCSIZE Document Size
ENT Entitlement level for the document
FCTIME FC Time
FILELOC File location
HL Headline
IND Industry
LANG Language
NPG Number of pages
PREC Recommendation for the Primary ticker
PROD Product (FC product ID)
PSYM Primary ticker
PSYMSET Symbol set for corresponding ticker
PTFN TFIND
REC Recommendation
REG Region
SEQNO Sequence number
SITE Parent broker site that submitted the document
SUB Subject
SYMB Ticker
SYMSET Corresponding tickers
TS Time stamp
TXT The text itself as found in the document or the note

FC Quantitative Data :

Field Description
Recommendations
PE
Revenues
Net Income
Dividends
Annual estimates
Quaterly estimates
EPS