Market Extra: When do markets close for the Fourth of July?

Major U.S. exchanges will close early on Wednesday and be closed on Thursday in observance of Independence Day.

But it will be back to normal hours on Friday, even if staffing (and trading) is expected to be light.

The New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq will both close at 1 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday and remain closed on Thursday for the Fourth of July holiday.

Some CME Globex futures and options, including U.S. equity futures ESU19, +0.70% and bitcoin BTCUSD, -11.00% futures, will close early on Wednesday afternoon as well, while markets commodities such as crude oil CLQ19, +1.37% and gold GCQ19, -1.82% will remain open until 5 p.m.

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