Ipo Pre Opening Time

Ipo pre opening time


Is the NASDAQ Stock Exchange Open?

Countdown to the Bell:

Bookmark this page, press

2020 NASDAQ Stock Exchange Trading Hours

The NASDAQ Stock Exchange (NASDAQ) is .

NASDAQ Stock Exchange is – until:


NASDAQ Stock Exchange Market Holidays »

† Toggle sound for all exchanges on the exchanges list page.

Opening/Closing Bell

Click the speaker symbol to the right to turn sounds on/off for NASDAQ Stock Exchange.

Ipo pre opening time

Trading Schedule for 2020


3:30 AM - 4:00 AM — Pre-Opening Session
4:00 AM - 9:30 AM — Opening Session
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM — Core Trading Session
3:59 PM - 4:00 PM — Closing Auction Freeze Period
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM — Extended Hours

† Times shown are in America/New_York time (GMT-05:00)

When is the NASDAQ Stock Exchange Open?

Does NASDAQ Stock Exchange Close For Lunch?

The NASDAQ does not close for lunch.

How to Buy Pre-IPO Shares before a Company goes Public?

Most stock markets in Asia close for lunch and a few exchanges in the Middle East do as well. Stock exchanges in most of the rest of the world remain open continuously from the Opening Bell to the Closing bell.

What is live forex trading room

Our Stock Market Countdown takes lunch hours into account for all supported markets.

Is NASDAQ Stock Exchange Open on Saturday or Sunday?

The NASDAQ Stock Exchange is not open on weekends. Stock Exchanges in America, Europe, and Asia follow the typical Monday to Friday schedule.

Mainline IPOs in 2020

However, in the Middle East the work week typically runs from Sunday through Thursday.

Stock exchanges in Middle Eastern countries like Qatar and Abu Dhabi are closed on Friday and open on Sunday. The Tehran Stock Exchange in Iran is open Saturday through Wednesday and closed Thursday and Friday.

How Long is NASDAQ Stock Exchange Open?

BSE & NSE Diwali Muhurat Trading Timings 2020

The NASDAQ Stock Exchange is open 6.5 hours per day which is average. Most stock exchanges are open 25 to 35 hours per week with 5 days of trading per week.

Does warren buffett trade forex

There are several exchanges that are only open 4 days per week due to low demand and few listed companies. The Deutsche Börse is open more than any other stock exchange.

Limited trading hours help to reduce volatility in stock prices but also limits the liquidity of stocks.

More IPO Basics Questions...

When trading hours are shorter more news reports and earnings reports are published while the markets are closed.

As a result, investors have more time to process new information and general make fewer knee-jerk reactions.

Read more about how trading hours vary around the world.

Does Daylight Saving Time Affect the NASDAQ Stock Exchange?

Ipo pre opening time

NASDAQ follows the America/New_York timezone which does observe Daylight Saving Time. Although it is not currently Daylight Saving Time (DST). As a result, the timezone offset is now GMT-05:00.

What Are Pre-IPO Shares?

Daylight Saving Time for America/New_York will begin on March 8, 2020 at 2:00 AM.

Note: TradingHours.com takes Daylight Saving Time changes into account when computing all Opening/Closing Bell countdowns.

What's Next?

Ipo pre opening time

Check out the list of NASDAQ Stock Exchange Holidays to learn more. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. Stock Market holidays often differ slightly from official federal and bank holidays in each country.

Initial Public Offering (IPO) Process

NASDAQ Stock Exchange Extended Hours Trading

The NASDAQ Stock Exchange is open for the following trading sessions:

  • Pre-Opening Session from 3:30 AM to 4:00 AM
  • Opening Session from 4:00 AM to 9:30 AM
  • Closing Auction Freeze Period from 3:59 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Extended Hours from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stocks can always be traded on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange during regular trading hours (listed above).

But there are also Extended Hours Trading during which trades may be made.

Office access and opening times

There is significantly less trading volume during extended hours. Lower volume results is a larger spread, bigger price jumps, more volatility, and more risk. Extended Hours Trading allows investors to act quickly on information that comes out after markets closed.

In the past, only large institutional investors could participate in Extended Hours Trading.

Exploring the IPO Process

Due to the emergence of electronic trading platforms, individual investors are now able to trade during extended hours as well.

Depending upon your broker, you can usually choose to execute trades during pre- or after-hours or only during regular trading.

Stay Informed

Signup for our daily newsletter and receive end-of-day market updates.

Sent daily at 4pm Eastern time after markets close.

Ipo pre opening time