getStockPurchaseCost() Netscript Function¶
getStockPurchaseCost(sym, shares, posType)¶
- sym (string) – Stock symbol
- shares (number) – Number of shares to purchase
- posType (string) – Specifies whether the order is a “Long” or “Short” position. The values “L” or “S” can also be used.
Calculates and returns how much it would cost to buy a given number of shares of a stock. This takes into account spread and commission fees.