Streaming Quotes vs Real-Time Quotes

Streaming Quotes

Yahoo Finance continuously streams stock quotes and exchange data across Yahoo Finance pages, while markets are open.

Turning Streaming Quotes on or off

  1. Visit any quote summary page.
  2. In the upper-right, click the Streaming gear icon Streaming gear.
  3. Next to "Streaming Quotes," click OFF to turn the setting on.
    - You may also adjust the Ticker Tape on/off setting from this menu, if available.

Updating data

  • Streaming Quotes updates data continuously while markets are open.
  • For users who are signed in, Streaming Quotes data update in real-time where available.
    - If unavailable in real-time, the streaming data is delayed by 15-20 minutes.

Real-Time Quotes

Real-Time Quotes is a premium subscription service that offers our most comprehensive real-time data (available only to U.S.-based customers).

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