Return a time series with a specified name or a list of time series in a specified category.
get_cets(key, category = TRUE, maxpage = 10)
The name of the time series or the name of the category,
depending on value of
The maximum number of pages to extract.
Due to the number of time series that can be returned, a maximum of 10 time series are returned per page.
The default is 10 pages (100 time series). This argument is only valid when
A list consisting of the selected series with class
NOTE: Due to the large variation in the properties of time series stored in the CompEngine database,
tsp attribute (the start time in time units, the end time and the frequency) is not tailor made for each time series.
If needed, user can customize the
tsp attribute based on the output attribute of
Some of the attributes are listed as follow:
The name of the time series
the description of the time series
Indicating the frequency and other sampling related information
The tags in the database
The name of the category and the hierarchy of the current category. See also
"special feature identification" information
The source of the time series
Tsp Attribute of Time-Series-like Objects. See
# Getting series within Finance category (including subcategory) cets_finance <- get_cets("finance") unique(mapply(attr, cets_finance, MoreArgs = list(which = "category.name")))#>  "Finance"# Getting series by its name W138_finance_m4 <- get_cets("M4_W138_Finance_1", category = FALSE)