Holidays 2016

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New Years Day - January 1st, 2016

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 18th, 2016 - Great weekend to go skiing!

Washington's Birthday - February 15th, 2016 - Another Great Ski weekend!

Good Friday - March 25th, 2016 - Spring Ski? FYI - All world Banks are closed, need to be out of all Forex trades by the close of Thursday...

Memorial Day - May 30th, 2016

Independence Day - July 4th, 2016 (Observed July 3rd)

Labor Day - September 5th, 2016

Columbus Day - October 10th, 2016 Banks closed, Bond Market Closed, NYSE, NASDAQ - OPEN!   

Thanksgiving Day - November 24th, 2016  (Good trading through Wednesday, Take Friday off 1/2 day closes at 1 pm

Christmas - December 25th, 2016 (Observed December 26th) (Christmas week ok to trade but take Christmas eve off it's a 1/2 day closes at 1pm - Option - Can look to stay away from the market "Vacation" from December 8th - January 5th... 

Notes - stay away from the Forex market Christmas week and New Years Week.

Expect lower volume during the month of August - usually the least volume is during the 3rd and 4th week of August - Ok to trade but stick with the mornings before 11:15 EST.  Actually this is a great time for a summer vacation!