Here is the list of stock market holidays for 2019 to find out whether the market will be open on days like Columbus Day, Black Friday, Christmas Eve, and more. The regular trading hours for the stock market are Monday to Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Eastern. The US stock market periodically closes during major holidays.
As a day trader or an investment firm, it's essential to plan out the year and know when the Stock Exchange is going to be closed. Be sure to check out our quick reference guide below to see when the market is closed.
Major US stock exchanges include the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Nasdaq and the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). These major national exchanges, along with many other trades operating in the country, form the US stock market.