Re: [R] Error using Rmetrics to read data

From: Henrique Dallazuanna <wwwhsd_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2008 18:15:43 -0200

Yes, in the previous email that I send to you i comment this:

you need the %Y

SP500$Date <- as.character(as.Date(as.character(SP500$Date), "%m/%d/%Y"))

On 24/01/2008, Kerpel, John <John.Kerpel_at_infores.com> wrote:
> But look what happens to the date field:
>
> SP500<-read.table("SP500.csv",header=TRUE,sep=",")
> > head(SP500)
> Date Open High Low Close Volume Close2
> 1 8/4/2006 1280.26 1292.92 1273.82 1279.40 2530970112 1279.40
> 2 8/3/2006 1278.22 1283.96 1271.25 1280.27 2728440064 1280.27
> 3 8/2/2006 1270.73 1283.42 1270.73 1277.41 2610749952 1277.41
> 4 8/1/2006 1278.53 1278.66 1265.71 1270.92 2527689984 1270.92
> 5 7/31/2006 1278.53 1278.66 1274.31 1276.66 2461299968 1276.66
> 6 7/28/2006 1263.15 1280.42 1263.15 1278.55 2480420096 1278.55
> > SP500$Date <- as.character(as.Date(as.character(SP500$Date), "%m/%d/%y"))
> > SP500<-as.timeSeries(SP500)
> > head(SP500)
> Open High Low Close Volume Close2
> 2020-08-04 1280.26 1292.92 1273.82 1279.40 2530970112 1279.40
> 2020-08-03 1278.22 1283.96 1271.25 1280.27 2728440064 1280.27
> 2020-08-02 1270.73 1283.42 1270.73 1277.41 2610749952 1277.41
> 2020-08-01 1278.53 1278.66 1265.71 1270.92 2527689984 1270.92
> 2020-07-31 1278.53 1278.66 1274.31 1276.66 2461299968 1276.66
> 2020-07-28 1263.15 1280.42 1263.15 1278.55 2480420096 1278.55
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Henrique Dallazuanna [mailto:wwwhsd_at_gmail.com]
> Sent: Thursday, January 24, 2008 2:02 PM
> To: Kerpel, John
> Cc: r-help_at_r-project.org
> Subject: Re: [R] Error using Rmetrics to read data
>
> SP500$Date <- as.character(as.Date(as.character(SP500$Date), "%m/%d/%y"))
> SP500<-as.timeSeries(SP500)
>
> On 24/01/2008, Kerpel, John <John.Kerpel_at_infores.com> wrote:
> > Hi folks. This set of code used to work, but after upgrading to the
> > latest version of Rmetrics it no longer does. Any ideas?
> >
> >
> >
> > SP500<-read.table("SP500.csv",header=TRUE,sep=",")
> >
> > > head(SP500)
> >
> > Date Open High Low Close Volume Close2
> >
> > 1 8/4/2006 1280.26 1292.92 1273.82 1279.40 2530970112 1279.40
> >
> > 2 8/3/2006 1278.22 1283.96 1271.25 1280.27 2728440064 1280.27
> >
> > 3 8/2/2006 1270.73 1283.42 1270.73 1277.41 2610749952 1277.41
> >
> > 4 8/1/2006 1278.53 1278.66 1265.71 1270.92 2527689984 1270.92
> >
> > 5 7/31/2006 1278.53 1278.66 1274.31 1276.66 2461299968 1276.66
> >
> > 6 7/28/2006 1263.15 1280.42 1263.15 1278.55 2480420096 1278.55
> >
> > > SP500<-as.timeSeries(SP500)
> >
> > Error in .midnightStandard(charvec, format) :
> >
> > 'charvec' has non-NA entries of different number of characters
> >
> > >
> >
> >
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Henrique Dallazuanna
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25° 25' 40" S 49° 16' 22" O

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