View Account Information

By sending a GET request to our /v1/account endpoint, you can see various information about your account, such as the amount of buying power available or whether or not it has a PDT flag.


            
            
        
        
        
        

        
            
            
            
            

            
            
        
        
        
        

        
            
            
            
            

            
            
        
        
        
        

        
            
            
            
            

            
            
        
        
        
        

        
        
        
        

        
        
        
        

        
        
        
        

        
        
        
        

        

View Gain/Loss of Portfolio

You can use the information from the account endpoint to do things like calculating the daily profit or loss of your account.


            
            
        
        
        
        

        
            
            
            
            

            
            
        
        
        
        

        
        
        
        

        
        
        
        

        

Listen for Account Updates with Websockets

You can use Websockets to receive real-time updates about the status of your account. You can see the full documentation here.


            
            
        
        
        
        

        
            
            
            
            

            
            
        
        
        
        

        
            
            
            
            

            
            
        

Suggestions or questions?
We're always happy to hear from you. You can contribute to these docs on GitHub, or you can join our Community Forum or Community Slack to get help from other community members and the Alpaca team.