From all of us at australianstockwatch.com, enjoy the festive season and have a prosperous New Year.
Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) Trading hours
During the holiday season the ASX is closed for trading on the following public holidays:
- Christmas Day* - Tuesday, 25 December 2012
- Boxing Day* - Wednesday, 26 December 2012
- New Year’s Day* - Tuesday, 1 January 2013
New York Stock Exchange Trading Hours
NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE
NYSE, NYSE MKT and NYSE Amex Options are open from Monday through Friday 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET. NYSE Arca is also open from 4:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET and 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET. Click here for a pdf listing the number of trading days in 2012.
NYSE, NYSE MKT, NYSE Amex Options, NYSE Arca, NYSE Arca Options, and NYSE Bonds will observe U.S. holidays as listed below. Although NYSE Arca follows the same holiday schedule as the NYSE, on days when the NYSE closes early, NYSE Arca hours may vary due to its extended trading day.
|New Years Day||January 2||January 1||January 1|
|Martin Luther King, Jr. Day||January 16||January 21||January 20|
|Washington's Birthday||February 20||February 18||February 17|
|Good Friday||April 6||March 29||April 18|
|Memorial Day||May 28||May 27||May 26|
|Independence Day||July 4**||July 4**||July 4**|
|Labor Day||September 3||September 2||September 1|
|Thanksgiving Day||November 22*||November 28*||November 27*|
|Christmas||December 25***||December 25***||December 25***|
***Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, December 24, 2012, Tuesday, December 24, 2013 and Wednesday, December 24, 2014. Crossing Session orders will be accepted beginning