[GET] - Company Competitor Information API


Use the Company Competitor Information API's endpoint to retrieve competitors for a specific company using new company id. This data is mostly available for public companies only.


GET https://api.insideview.com/api/v1/target/companies/{newCompanyId}/competitors


HTTP Headers

Header Name Type Required Description
accessToken String Yes

Valid access token.
See Authentication and Authorization Overview for more details.

Accept String No Selects the response's content type.  
Valid values are application/json and application/xml (default).

URI Parameters

Parameter Name Type Required Description
newCompanyId String Yes A valid new company ID



Here are the major responses the API may return.

for details on the errors, please refer to the API Error Codes article.

HTTP 200

Returns either a JSON or XML data structure depending on the request Accept header. 

Name type Description
competitors Array Array of competitor companies
competitors>id String Company id
competitors>name String Company Name
competitors>city String City
competitors>state String State
competitors>country String Country

application/json Example

  "competitors": [
      "id": "xA6BNZPztenSEsPIC5z5CQsolUy-BvDgv8LFj0CguKwYpiFCYCW_zA3ADNCjvGiA",
      "name": "HP Inc",
      "city": "Palo Alto",
      "state": "CA",
      "country": "United States"
      "id": "CV6D1YKT7E11t0GCN4pRkPGdooR7aaqdtMteWSLlyzhB9T6KyjJ7t4nWMCDbFzO9",
      "name": "Nintendo Co., Ltd",
      "city": "Kyotoshi",
      "state": "KYT",
      "country": "Japan"
      "id": "xA6BNZPztenSEsPIC5z5CWGyTothLLP_njb3tnox1t9GK4p3Hp9n5YCMwSv2u0ci",
      "name": "Intel Corporation",
      "city": "Santa Clara",
      "state": "CA",
      "country": "United States"
      "id": "544KN90XokCKSBrKF8FkX_zbVWHKLRvQ2D-tFvwbU8ouWPCLrMPDFLULvw32y7Tx",
      "name": "NetSuite Inc.",
      "city": "San Mateo",
      "state": "CA",
      "country": "United States"

application/xml Example

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?>
        <city>Palo Alto</city>
        <country>United States</country>
        <name>HP Inc</name>
        <name>Nintendo Co., Ltd</name>
        <city>Santa Clara</city>
        <country>United States</country>
        <name>Intel Corporation</name>
        <city>Mountain View</city>
        <country>United States</country>
        <name>Google, Inc.</name>

HTTP 400

Invalid query parameter(s).

HTTP 401

Unauthorized Error - Cannot use API's without setting a valid accessToken in header.

HTTP 405

Method Not Allowed - Your are not allowed to access this API.

HTTP 429

Request is throttled.


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