HOLIDAYS - ALL MARKETS

All NYSE markets observe U.S. holidays as listed below for 2018, 2019 and 2020.

Please note that although NYSE Arca Equities follows the same holiday schedule as the NYSE, on days when the NYSE closes early, NYSE Arca Equities hours may vary due to its extended trading day. Review the NYSE Arca Equities section below for more details.

TRADING DAYS

HOLIDAY

2018

2019

2020

New Years Day

Monday, January 1

Tuesday, January 1

Wednesday, January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 15

Monday, January 21

Monday, January 20

Washington's Birthday

Monday, February 19

Monday, February 18

Monday, February 17

Good Friday

Friday, March 30

Friday, April 19

Friday, April 10

Memorial Day

Monday, May 28

Monday, May 27

Monday, May 25

Independence Day

Wednesday, July 4*

Thursday, July 4*

Friday, July 3 (July 4 holiday observed)

Labor Day

Monday, September 3

Monday, September 2

Monday, September 7

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 22**

Thursday, November 28**

Thursday, November 26**

Christmas

Tuesday, December 25***

Wednesday, December 25***

Friday, December 25***

* Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. (1:15 p.m. for eligible options) on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 and Wednesday, July 3, 2019. Crossing Session orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on this date. All times are Eastern Time.

** Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. (1:15 p.m. for eligible options) on Friday, November 23, 2018, Friday, November 29, 2019, and Friday, November 27, 2020 (the day after Thanksgiving). Crossing Session orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on these dates. All times are Eastern Time.

*** Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. (1:15 p.m. for eligible options) on Monday, December 24, 2018, Tuesday, December 24, 2019, and Thursday, December 24, 2020. Crossing Session orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on this date. All times are Eastern Time.

NYSE

Pre-Opening Session: 7:00 AM ET

  • Orders can be entered and will be queued until the Opening Auction at 9:30 AM ET.

Core Trading Session: 9:30 AM TO 4:00 PM ET

  • 9:30 AM ET - Core Open Auction
  • 3:45 PM to 4:00 PM ET - 123(c) Closing Imbalance Period
  • 4:00 PM ET - Closing Auction

NYSE American Equities

Pre-Opening Session: 6:30 AM

  • Orders can be entered and will be queued until the Early Open Auction at 7:00 AM ET.

Early Trading Session: 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM ET

  • 6:59 AM to 7:00 AM ET - Early Open Auction Imbalance Freeze Period
  • 7:00 AM ET - Early Open Auction
  • 9:29:55 AM to 9:30 AM ET - Core Open Auction Imbalance Freeze Period

Core Trading Session: 9:30 AM TO 4:00 PM ET

  • 9:30 a.m. ET - Core Open Auction
  • 3:50 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET - Closing Auction Imbalance Freeze Period
  • 4:00 p.m. ET - Closing Auction

Late Trading Session: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM ET

NYSE ARCA EQUITIES

Pre-Opening Session: 3:30 AM

  • Orders can be entered and will be queued until the Early Open Auction at 4:00 AM ET.

Early Trading Session: 4:00 AM to 9:30 AM ET

  • 3:59 AM to 4:00 AM ET - Early Open Auction Imbalance Freeze Period
  • 4:00 AM ET - Early Open Auction
  • 9:29:55 AM to 9:30 AM ET - Core Open Auction Imbalance Freeze Period

Core Trading Session: 9:30 AM TO 4:00 PM ET

  • 9:30 a.m. ET - Core Open Auction
  • 3:59 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET - Closing Auction Imbalance Freeze Period
  • 4:00 p.m. ET - Closing Auction

Late Trading Session: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM ET

NYSE American Options

OPTIONS CLEARING CORPORATION EXPIRATION CALENDAR

Equity Options

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:00 p.m. ET

ETF Options

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:00 p.m. ET

ETF Exceptions:
DBA, DBB, DBC, DBO, DIA, EEM, IWM, IWN, IWO, KBE, KRE, MDY,
MOO, QQQ, SLX, SPY, SVXY, UUP, UNG, UVXY, VIXY, XHB, XLB, XLE, 
XLF, XLI, XLK, XLP, XLU, XLV, XLY, XME, XRT

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:15 p.m. ET

Index Options

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:00 p.m. ET

Index Exceptions:
MNX, NDX

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:15 p.m. ET

ETN Options:
GAZ, OIL, VXX, VXZ

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:15 p.m. ET

NYSE ARCA OPTIONS

OPTIONS CLEARING CORPORATION EXPIRATION CALENDAR


Equity Options

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:00 p.m. ET

ETF Options

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:00 p.m. ET

ETF Exceptions:
DBA, DBB, DBC, DBO, DBS, DIA, EEM, EFA, IWM, IWN, IWO, IWV,
KBE, KRE, MDY, MOO, OEF, QQQ, SLX, SPY, SVXY, UNG, UUP,
UVXY, VIXY, XHB, XLB, XLE, XLF, XLI, XLK, XLP, XLU, XLV, XLY, XME, XRT

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:15 p.m. ET

Index Options

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:00 p.m. ET

Index Exceptions:
MNX, NDX

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:15 p.m. ET

ETN Options:
AMJ, GAZ, INP, JJC, MLPN, OIL, VXX, VXZ,

9:30 a.m. ET - 4:15 p.m. ET

NYSE BONDS

  • Early Trading 4:00 a.m. ET — 8:00 a.m. ET
  • Core Trading 8:00 a.m. ET — 5:00 p.m. ET
  • Late Trading 5:00 p.m. ET — 8:00 p.m. ET

Bond Auctions

The NYSE conducts two daily bond auctions – an Opening Bond Auction at 4:00 a.m. ET and a Core Bond Auction at 8:00 a.m. ET. Orders not executed in either auction become eligible for continuous trading immediately after the auction.