Hi Revathy – this is a great question. The API itself won’t do this (right now?), but if you retrieve data into a Google Sheet, you can apply a filter over the return and use the spreadsheet filtering (see the BScompare tab of the XBRL Spreadsheet for an example of this at cells F23:J23)
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