Individuals can look up stock quotes for free, as of 2015, using the search feature found at CNBC.com. Only access to certain features on the website, such as premium articles and portfolio tracking, requires a fee, according to CNBC. Other options for seeing stock quotes from CBNC include using the company's mobile apps or watching CNBC on television to see stock quotes at the bottom of the screen.
Use the following process to find free stock quotes on the CNBC website:
- Search for the stock ticker
- View the stock page
Go to the CNBC website. If the ticker symbol is known, type it in the search box at the top of the page. Otherwise, type the company name to see a list of suggested ticker symbols.
After selecting the ticker symbol, click "Go" to visit CBNC's quote page for the chosen stock. Real-time quotes for the stock are available during business hours for trading, along with derails on the volume and change for the stock. Otherwise, the closing stock price along with the time, date, change, volume and 52-week range is shown. Also available below this information is a graph showing the stock's price change over a period of a year, although users can adjust to see results ranging from the past five days to the past five years.