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www.thecrosshairstrader.com/2009/05/warning-you-should-not-trade-stocks-on-saturday-and-sunday

May 22, 2009 ... I know what you are thinking: “the market is not open on Saturday and Sunday.” You are indeed correct and I am not living on another planet [Believe it or not, there was a time, during the 1930s-1950s, when the stock market was open on Saturdays!]. What exactly do I mean when I warn traders not to trade ...

finance.zacks.com/stock-market-closed-during-weekend-6193.html

Although an old adage declares that business never sleeps, business certainly isn't above taking some time off, particularly on weekends. The New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq, the nation's largest stock markets, maintain hours of trading that are similar to those of banks' hours. Because of this, the stock market is ...

finance.zacks.com/stock-market-run-weekend-6846.html

The concept of a five-day business week and two-day weekend on Saturday and Sunday has spread around the world since the early 20th century. Foreign stock markets remain open with hours approximately the same, in local time, as in New York. Thus, the French stock market is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., ...

www.quora.com/Why-isnt-the-stock-market-open-on-weekends

So that we can save the world..... The weekend allows you to take the world financial system off-line so that you can make some critical decisions in case of a crisis. When Bear-Stearns and then Lehmann collapsed, people moved heaven and earth to get to Saturday, and once you got to Saturday you could make some  ...

money.stackexchange.com/questions/8950/why-is-the-stock-market-closed-on-the-weekend

Jun 12, 2011 ... Prior to 1928, the stock market was open on Saturdays, but not Sundays ... the Sunday closings were out of religious respect, and the fact that in those days most Americans lived on farms, and had to give their horses a day of rest or they would die ... so everybody took Sundays off. During 1928 & 1929, as ...

www.investopedia.com/terms/w/weekendeffect.asp

A phenomenon in financial markets in which stock returns on Mondays are often significantly lower than those of the immediately preceding Friday. Some theories that explain the effect attribute the tendency for companies to release bad news on Friday after the markets close to depressed stock prices on Monday.

classroom.synonym.com/stock-market-closed-during-weekend-19605.html

The stock market consists of major stock exchanges like the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ, which facilitate transactions between buyers and sellers of stock shares. The stock market is closed on all weekends and federal U.S. holidays. It is open from Monday morning through Friday afternoon, with a few ...

www.firstpost.com/investing/stock-market-trading-on-saturdays-nah-its-a-stupid-idea-181990.html

Jan 14, 2012 ... According to one media report, the stock exchanges are considering introducing a regular trading session (but with fewer hours) on Saturdays.

www.worldtimezone.com/markets24.php

Different countries celebrate their own holidays and each Stock Exchange has its own working hours or working days (i.e.Persian Gulf countries observe a Friday- Saturday weekend). Additionally, some stock markets use early closing (half-day trading), and operate from morning till 13:00 (i.e. day after Thanksgiving in USA)  ...