Stock Market Hours 9:30AM - 4PM EST

The top stock exchanges by market capitilzation

#1 US - NYSE $29,910,000,000 Traded Annually
#2 US - NASDAQ $15,320,000,000 Traded Annually
#3 UK - London Stock Exchange $10,334,000,000 Traded Annually
#4 Japan - Tokyo Stock Exchange $6,476,000,000 Traded Annually
#5 Euronext $5,640,000,000 Traded Annually
#6 Germany - Frankfurt Stock Exchange $4,325,000,000 Traded Annually
#7 China - Shanghai Stock Exchange $4,069,000,000 Traded Annually
#8 Spain - BME $2,970,000,000 Traded Annually
#9 Italy - Italian Stock Exchange $2,313,000,000 Traded Annually
#10 China - Hong Kong Stock Exchange $2,137,000,000 Traded Annually
*Traded annually is calculated in share dollar volume from 2011 market data rounded to the million place in USD.

When Is The Stock Market Closed?

The US stock market will be closed on the following dates in 2022 and 2023: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. The market also closes early on Black Friday and Christmas Eve.


The NYSE and NASDAQ are open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time There are 9 business holidays when the market closes, as well as several scheduled half days. The midday market closed at 1:00 p.m. Pre-market trading takes place from 6:30 am. to 9:30 a.m. and after 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Most online brokers allow retail investors to trade for longer hours.

US Stock Market Trading Hours.

The stock market hours are 9:30AM - 4:00PM EST

US stock market hours

Stock Market Hours by timezone: (PST:6:30AM-1:00PM) (MT:7:30-2:00) (CST:8:30-3:00) (EST:9:30AM-4PM)

Pre-market trading hours for US stocks

Pre-market trading occurs from 7AM - 9:30AM with after-hours trading from 4PM - 8PM EST.

Is the stock market open on the weekends?

The NYSE and NASDAQ are open Monday through Friday and closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Are the Bond market holidays the same?

Similar to the U.S. stock market, the bond market is closed on the same federal holidays, except for Columbus day and Veterans in 2022 and 2023. The bond market are closed on Columbus day and Veterans day while the stock market is open.

2022 Stock Market Holiday Calendar

Stock market holidays are the same every year, but the calendar days are not exactly the same. Some holidays fall on Saturday or Sunday, which means that the holiday is celebrated on Friday or Monday.

What Is A Stock Market Holiday?

A stock market closure/holiday is a day when US exchanges the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the NASDAQ, are closed to investors for trading in observance of certain national holidays. It commonly, is the same day(s) every year; however, there have been 9 new holidays added -- for example, Juneteenth is recently added closure for the markets.

Are The Markets Open on Thanksgiving?

No, the U.S. stock market is closed every year on Thanksgiving Day and only open for a half-day closing at 1PM EST the following day on Black Friday.

Is The Stock Market Open on Christmas?

No, the U.S. stock market is closed every year on Christmas Day. This falls on Monday the 26th in 2022.

Is The Stock Market on New Years 2023

No, the U.S. stock market is closed on New Years Day. This falls on Monday the 2nd in 2023.

2023 Stock Market Closures and Holidays

No, the U.S. stock market is closed on New Years Day. This falls on Monday the 2nd in 2023.

New Year Day Closed Jan 2, 2023

Martin Luther King. Jr. Day Closed Jan 16, 2023

Washington's Birthday/Presedents' Day Closed Feb 20, 2023

Good Friday Closed Apr 7, 2023

Memorial Day Closed May 29, 2023

Juneteenth Closed Jun 19, 2023

Independence Day Closed Jul 4, 2023

Labor Day Closed Sep 5, 2023

Thanksgiving Day Closed Nov 23, 2023

Black Friday Closed At 1PM Nov 24, 2023 **

Christmas Eve Closed At 1PM Dec 24, 2023 **

Christmas Day Closed Dec 25, 2023