After-Hours Trading

Extended hours trading is stock trading that happens either before or after the normal trading hours of a stock exchange, either pre-market trading or after-hours trading. After-hours trading is trading that occurs after the traditional trading hours of the major exchanges, such as the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market. Since 1985, the regular trading hours in the United States have been from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).Trading outside these regular hours is not a new phenomenon but previously was limited to high net-worth investors and institutional investors like mutual funds.
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    … Twitter continued its Wall Street-beating financial performance today, announcing $361 million in third-quarter revenue, but the company continues to be dogged by slow user growth and the stock slipped in early after-hours trading. Twitter added 13 million monthly active users, pushing its total to 284 million, but analysts had expected more…

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    … through partnerships with Eat24 and Booker among others. Earlier this week, Yelp announced a deal with Hipmunk that will allow users to book hotels without leaving the site. “We’ve started to look at Yelp as a marketplace [where users can] not only find, but transact, with local businesses to make the user experience better,”said Stoppelman, speaking about the initiative.” Steven Jacobs is Street Fight’s deputy editor. …

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