Can anyone answer this question really quick

Discussion in 'Trading' started by palenimbus, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. Sorry if this is in the wrong place.

    But does anyone know the Interactive Brokers symbol for the S&P 500 index?

    Thank you
     
  2. rmorse

    rmorse ET Sponsor

    Did you try SPX
     
  3. yeh that didn't work.. maybe im doing something wrong
     
  4. Locutus

    Locutus

    SPX for the index, SPY for the ETF and ES for the e-mini futures. If you're not getting it with those symbols you are doing it wrong.
     
  5. rmorse

    rmorse ET Sponsor

    Maybe you're not paying for the correct data feed.