# Are NASDAQ open and close time consistent throughout the year? [closed]

The NASDAQ open trading time is 09:30 AM which currently is 13:30 UTC.

After DST is over does it stay the same? meaning does it become 14:30 UTC ?

## 1 Answer

NASDAQ opens at 9:30 AM NY time. I think of it as NY time instead of eastern standard time or eastern daylight time to avoid confusion for myself.

If it is 9:30 AM in New York, the market is opening

• Yes, which is why the timezone is listed as "America/New_York". See this answer for a further explanation. – chrisaycock Jun 25 at 15:36
• @chrisaycock Thank you for the additional link and info – user89135 Jun 25 at 15:40