Stock Market Circuit Breaker Rules


Volatility in the market today triggered the first of three circuit breaker rules (a 7% drop of the S&P 500) and trading resumed at 9:49 a.m. ET. If the S&P 500 drops by 13%, markets will be halted for an additional 15 minutes. If the decline reaches 20%, trading will be suspended for the day.

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