NYSE Market Holidays


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February 15th 2016

The stock market closed on Washington's Birthday. Washington's Birthday is one of the thirteen market holidays observed by the New York Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the New York Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Washington's Birthday. The available dates range from 2016 to 2021.

When is the next "Washington's Birthday"?

The New York Stock Exchange will next observe Washington's Birthday on February 18, 2019 which is 2 months from now.

Washington's Birthdays

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Washington's Birthday February 15, 2016 Closed
2017 Washington's Birthday February 20, 2017 Closed
2018 Washington's Birthday February 19, 2018 Closed
2019 Washington's Birthday February 18, 2019 Closed
2020 Washington's Birthday February 17, 2020 Closed
2021 Washington’s Birthday February 15, 2021 Closed

† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.

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