SEC forms parsing

John Nagle nagle at
Wed Jul 29 19:12:27 CEST 2009

mpython wrote:
> I am looking for any python examples that have written to parse SEC
> filings (Security Exchange Commission's EDGAR system),or just a
> pointer to best modules to use.

    I've been doing that in Perl for years.  See "".

    Actually extracting financial statements is possible, but you
run into a patent problem with a Price-Waterhouse patent if you try
to do a good job.

    What are you trying to do?

				John Nagle

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