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after-hours trading: Original post by Lee Nichols of Demand Media Stock exchanges in the United States close at 4 p.m. EST on Fridays and do not reopen until 9:30 a.m. Monday. Purchasing stocks after the markets close is possible if you have a broker that performs after hours trading and an online brokerage account. After-hours trading is not without its risks and some firms charge a premium for after-hours purchases.…

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