automation

Daily Stock Gainers Automated Web Scraping in R with Github Actions

In this R tutorial, We’ll learn how to schedule an R script as a CRON Job using Github Actions. Thanks to Github Actions, You don’t need a dedicated server for this kind of automation and scheduled tasks. This example can be extended for Automated Tweets or Automated Social Media Posts, Daily Data Extraction of any sort. In this example, We’re going to use a code to extract / scrape Nifty50 (Indian Stock Exchange Index) Top Gainers Daily and store it as a csv file which can be used for Data Analytics on those stocks.