DownloaderXL Free

DownloaderXL Free

Compatibility: MS Excel 2010 and 2013
Current version: 7.0.4 (2013-09-20)

DownloaderXL Free is an add-in for MS Excel 2010 and 2013, designed to help you download securities' price data directly into your workbook. It is absolutely free of charge

DownloaderXL Free downloads free quotes from the following data sources:

  • Yahoo! Finance (Historical prices) - free historical daily, weekly, and monthly prices for stocks, indices, and mutual funds from Yahoo! Finance.
  • Google Finance (Historical prices) - free historical daily and weekly prices for stocks from Google Finance.
  • PiFin (Historical prices) - free historical end-of-day data for currency FX rates, financial futures, commodity futures, and indices from PiFin.
  • Yahoo! Finance (Dividends) - free historical dividend data from Yahoo! Finance.
  • CBOE (Options) - free 15-minutes delayed option prices for almost all US options from CBOE.
  • Yahoo! Finance (Options) - free option prices from Yahoo! Finance.

DownloaderXL Free provides advanced charting capabilities, generating candlestick, bar, and line charts from downloaded data quickly and easily. Moving Average and Trendline functions are available for basic chart analysis.

Key features summary:

  • Intuitive and easy-to-use interface.
  • Free quotes for stocks, indices, mutual funds, futures, options, and dividends.
  • Multiple and reliable data providers such as Yahoo! Finance, Google Finance etc.
  • Downloading quotes and building charts in one click.
  • Advanced charting capabilities including Moving Average and Trendlines.
  • One-click data update and selective data update.
  • MS Excel environment provides great possibilities for using downloaded data in your particular calculations and analysis.
  • Experienced users can call DownloaderXL commands from VBA.
  • Various adjustment options in accordance with your preferences.


Additional information:

DownloaderXL Free is the lite version of DownloaderXL Pro and has the following limitations of the functionality:

  • Maximum three tickers can be downloaded or updated at a time.
  • The date range of the downloaded data is maximum two years.
  • Import and Export functions are not available.

To remove these limitations, please purchase DownloaderXL Pro.