Get a user's cost basis

Get cost basis information for each of a user's accounts. The cost basis information is identical to a request made against the accounts/gainloss call. This call should be used when information is required across multiple accounts, as opposed to making multiple account-based calls.




application/xml, application/json, application/javascript
Default: application/xml
Required: false
Bearer {access token}
Required: true


Field Description
close_date Date the position was closed.
cost Total cost of the order.
gain_loss Gain or loss on the position.
gain_loss_percent Percentage of gain or loss on the position.
open_date Date the position was opened
proceeds Total amount received for the order.
quantity Number of shares/contracts
symbol Symbol
term Length of time held (in days)



$ curl -H "Authorization: Bearer {accesstoken}"


GET /v1/user/gainloss HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/xml
Authorization: Bearer 098f6bcd4621d373cade4e832627b4f6
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
User-Agent: curl/7.24.0 (x86_64-apple-darwin12.0) libcurl/7.24.0 OpenSSL/0.9.8r zlib/1.2.5


HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/xml;charset=utf-8
X-Ratelimit-Allowed: 120
X-Ratelimit-Used: 1
X-Ratelimit-Available: 119
X-Ratelimit-Expiry: 1369164360001

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

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