Memorial Day is the standard begin to summer time, and 2021’s day of commemoration is bound to really feel slightly extra regular than 2020’s. The annual rituals of opening up the pool, operating throughout a sandy seashore and throwing a yard cookout have been on maintain throughout numerous elements of the nation final yr as states struggled with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nevertheless, one factor stays the identical, yr after yr: Traders will get an additional time without work. Each the inventory market and the bond market are closed on Might 25 in statement of Memorial Day. Additionally, the bond market closes early the Friday earlier than Memorial Day.
Common buying and selling in shares and bonds resumes on Tuesday.
Right here, we offer a schedule of inventory market holidays and bond market holidays for 2021. Please notice that regular trading hours for the New York Inventory Trade (NYSE) and Nasdaq Inventory Market are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Japanese on weekdays. The inventory markets shut at 1 p.m. on early-closure days; bond markets shut early at 2 p.m.
2021 Market Holidays
|Friday, Jan. 1||New 12 months’s Day||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Monday, Jan. 18||Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Monday, Feb. 15||Presidents’ Day/Washington’s Birthday||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Friday, April 2||Good Friday||Closed||Closed||Early shut
|Friday, Might 28||Friday Earlier than Memorial Day||Open||Open||Early shut
|Monday, Might 31||Memorial Day||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Friday, July 2||Friday Earlier than Independence Day||Open||Open||Early shut
|Monday, July 5||Independence Day (Noticed)||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Monday, Sept. 6||Labor Day||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Monday, Oct. 11||Columbus Day||Open||Open||Closed|
|Thursday, Nov. 11||Veterans Day||Open||Open||Closed|
|Thursday, Nov. 25||Thanksgiving Day||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Friday, Nov. 26||Day After Thanksgiving||Early shut
|Thursday, Dec. 23||Day Earlier than Christmas Eve||Open||Open||Early shut
|Friday, Dec. 24||Christmas Eve (Christmas Day Noticed)||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Friday, Dec. 31||New 12 months’s Eve||Open||Open||Early shut
* That is the beneficial bond market vacation schedule from the Securities Business and Monetary Markets Affiliation (SIFMA). This schedule is topic to vary.
Market Vacation Observations
In the case of the inventory and bond markets alike, if a vacation falls on a weekend, market closures are dictated by two guidelines:
- If the vacation falls on a Saturday, the market will shut on the previous Friday.
- If the vacation falls on a Sunday, the market will shut on the following Monday.
Inventory and Bond Market Hours
The “core buying and selling” inventory market hours for the NYSE and Nasdaq are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays. Nevertheless, each exchanges provide premarket buying and selling hours between 4 and 9:30 a.m., in addition to late buying and selling hours between 4 and eight p.m.
Bond markets sometimes commerce between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
The inventory markets shut at 1 p.m. on early-closure days; bond markets shut early at 2 p.m.
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