Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some answers to our most commonly asked questions. Is your question not listed ? Don't hesitate to reach out.

Yes! Sign up for our Get started plan and receive 100 API calls for free. These calls will provide you with access to all of our features.
That's a good question and there are a number of factors to consider. If you are a student and/or require the API for non-commercial projects we recommend the Basic Plan. However, if you have a site or app and want to use the API for commercial purposes we suggest choosing the Premium or Startup plan. These plans offer extra features for display purposes.
You can subscribe to Stock News API with any major credit card. When you cancel your plan before the next renewal cycle, you will retain access to paid features until the end of your subscription period.
In order to use our API you first need to register to obtain an API key. Once registered you will be able to see quick examples on how to pull data using different parameters. You can find these examples on the Key & Details page. For more detailed information on how to use all of our parameters and endpoints, see our documentation page.
We offer video news and articles from 30+ news sources such as: The Street, CNBC, Zacks, Benzinga, Bloomberg, Engadget, Forbes, MarketWatch, The Motley Fool, Investor Business Daily, Seeking Alpha and 24/7 Wall Street.
Yes. Please choose the Premium or Startup plan if you wish to do so. Also note that all images are self-hosted. Loading our images on your site/app does not count as an extra API call. However, we do ask that image requests are in line with the amount of API calls allowed in your plan.
Yes of course. For students we specially created a budget friendly plan! For only $4.99 per month, you'll have access to our API.
Our news data goes back 3 months, and our video historical news data 18 months.
With all of our news items (videos and articles) we include the sentiment. This can be positive, negative or neutral and is useful for sentiment analysis.
Yes. You can use our topic news endpoint. For more information see our documentation page.
We monitor our API every 5 minutes. To see the uptime % of the last 30 days see our status page.