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Track BATS Markets (BZX) listed stocks with Sharesight

by David Olsen, Content Manager, Sharesight

We’ve added support for all stocks and ETFs listed solety on the Cboe Global Markets (Cboe) owned BATS Markets (BZX) stock exchange to Sharesight, with historical price data going back to the exchange’s inception. This brings the total number of stock exchanges Sharesight supports in North America to 10, and the exchanges tracked globally to almost 30.

Track BATS Markets (BZX) listed stocks with Sharesight

What is the BATS Markets BZX exchange?

The Better Alternative Trading System (BATS) was established in 2005 to provide an alternative exchange to trade US equities, options and foreign exchange. The BZX exchange became a registered exchange in 2008, growing to be the largest competitor to the NYSE in equities and the largest US ETF exchange before being acquired by CBOE Holdings (CBOE) in 2017.

Sharesight now tracks the more than 300 stocks, ETFs and ETPs listed solely on the BZX, this gives Sharesight virtually complete coverage of all US stocks and exchanges, including:

  • NASDAQ Stock Exchange (NASDAQ)

  • The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

  • NYSE American (AMEX)


  • OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB)

  • Other OTC (over the counter) markets (OTC)

How to track BATS Markets (BZX) stocks with Sharesight

  1. Sign-up for a FREE Sharesight account if you don’t already have one.

  2. Add your holdings to your portfolio(s) searching for the BATS Markets using the market code BATS.

  3. Sharesight will automatically fill in the price history for your holdings. It will also backfill past dividends (and continue to add new ones as they are announced) - plus factor in the impact of any currency fluctuations on your performance.


If you have any questions or feedback concerning these new markets, please get in touch via our community forum.

Already tracking these holdings manually in Sharesight?

If you are currently tracking a BATS Markets (BZX) holding using Sharesight’s custom investment feature, you can merge it with its appropriate instrument, without losing any data.

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