Tag Archives: 2017 trading calendar

July 4 (Independence Day) Trading Holiday Hours

This is just a quick reminder about the upcoming U.S. trading holiday, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. For those of you outside of the U.S., this holiday is called Independence Day. It’s also referred to as “July Fourth” or “Fourth of July.” On the day before (July 3), CME equities halt trading at 1:15 p.m. US/Eastern […]

7 Trading Tips for the Holiday Season

Trading during this time of year can be particularly challenging. Markets can range from being too slow to extremely volatile. Keep the following tips in mind when looking for opportunities on your favorite futures, commodities, stocks, and currencies: 1. Big traders and those running trading firms may be taking vacations. The traders who remain can […]