Precious Metals - Trading Hours


Trading Session Hours

All times specified are Eastern Time (ET). Session times Sunday to Friday for each of the contracts are as follows:

Contract   Session
Start
  Pre-Open   Open   Pre-Close   Close   Session
Close
33.2oz Mini-sized Gold Futures   6:25pm   6:30pm   7:16pm   4:58pm
(next day)
  5:00pm   5:30pm
1,000oz Mini-sized Silver Futures   6:25pm   6:30pm   7:16pm   4:58pm
(next day)
  5:00pm   5:30pm
100oz Gold Futures   6:25pm   6:30pm   7:16pm   4:58pm
(next day)
  5:00pm   5:30pm
100oz Gold Options   6:25pm   6:30pm   7:18pm   4:58pm
(next day)
  5:00pm   5:30pm
5,000oz Silver Futures   6:25pm   6:30pm   7:16pm   4:58pm
(next day)
  5:00pm   5:30pm
5,000oz Silver Options   6:25pm   6:30pm   7:18pm   4:58pm
(next day)
  5:00pm   5:30pm

An expiring contract month closes at 1:30 p.m. on its Last Trading Day (the 3rd to last business day of the month).