Means of this numbers

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hadj hassane
hadj hassane on 27 Apr 2016
Commented: Steven Lord on 27 Apr 2016
What does it means the number "735453" and "735362"and" 735271" in this code ?
(Obtain the cash dividend data for IBM for the last 300 days)
d = fetch(c,'IBM',now-300,now-1,'v')
d = 735453.00 0.95
735362.00 0.95
735271.00 0.85

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Roger Wohlwend
Roger Wohlwend on 27 Apr 2016
The first column is the date. Use the function datestr zu convert the numbers into Dates.
>> datestr(735453)
ans =
Steven Lord
Steven Lord on 27 Apr 2016
My guess is that the code in the original question was copied from lecture notes or a webpage and that the output displayed for the copied comes from when the code was originally run back in 2013.

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