GetQuote - Request Message Sample

This section provides a request message sample of GetQuote Web service.

The request message of GetQuote Web service contains a simple XML document with 1 parameter:

Click on the "Request 1" below "GetQuote" in the "StockQuoteSoap12" operation list. You will see a request template of GetQuote in SOAP 1.2 format.

Enter "C" in the "symbol" element, you will get a sample request message of GetQuote in SOAP 1.2 to obtain the current stock price of "C", Citigroup common share:

<soap:Envelope xmlns:soap="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope"
   xmlns:web="http://www.webserviceX.NET/">
   <soap:Header/>
   <soap:Body>
      <web:GetQuote>
         <web:symbol>C</web:symbol>
      </web:GetQuote>
   </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>

Run this sample request and click the "Raw" vertical tab. You will see the entire HTTP request including header lines:

POST http://www.webservicex.net/stockquote.asmx HTTP/1.1
Accept-Encoding: gzip,deflate
Content-Type: application/soap+xml;charset=UTF-8;
   action="http://www.webserviceX.NET/GetQuote"
Content-Length: 260
Host: www.webservicex.net
Connection: Keep-Alive
User-Agent: Apache-HttpClient/4.1.1 (java 1.5)

(request XML...)

Note that this web service is not reliable. The request may timeout sometimes.

Last update: 2015.

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