IBES History

Description:

The Press provides 5 years of IBES history, for about 30,000 companies, both domestic and international. Data coverage includes profile data, detailed recommendations and summary recommendations.

Data Source:

IMG

Update Schedule:

Daily

Request Syntax:

The following templates are provided:

**Ticker: to get the 5-year recommendation history. Example: Ticker=MSFT

** TICKER=XXXX/SUMMARY: to get the summarized recommendations for 5 years.

Example: TICKER=MSFT/SUMMARY

**TICKER=XXXX/PROFILE to get the company profile data.

Example: TICKER=IBM/PROFILE/

**TICKER=XXXX/COMPANY to search for the ticker by company name.

Example: INTERNATIONAL BUS/COMPANY/

Field Listing:

Company Profile::

Field Description
ibes_tkr
company_name
company_lname
offl_tkr Official ticker
country_id
country name
decimals
exchange_id
exch_country_id Exchange country ID
home_mkt_code
sig_code Sector /Industry / Group
pd_flg Diluted or not
dil_factor Dilution factor
Currency

5 Years of Detailed History: :

Field Description
ibes_tkr
estimator Name of the company/organization
analyst Analyst name
rec_date Recommendation date
rec_code Recommendation code
rec_text Recommendation text (of the code)

5 Years of Summary History::

Field Description
ibes_tkr
dn_1m Number of Down recommendations as of 1 month ago
dn_1wk Number of Down recommendations as of 1 week ago
dn_4wk Number of Down recommendations as of 4 weeks ago
maximum Maximum number of recommendations
mean
median
minimum Minimum number of recommendations available
no_buy Number of Buy recommendations
no_hold Number of Hold recommendations
no_sell Number of Sells recommendations
rec_no Total number of current recommendations
stat_period Date/Period
std_dev Standard Deviation
up_1m Number of Up recommendations as of 1 month ago
up_1wk Number of Up recommendations as of 1 week ago
up_4wk Number of Up recommendations as of 4 weeks ago