U.S. financial markets will close at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time Thursday and will remain closed Friday, July 4, for Independence Day.

The AP Business desk will be staffed and the BC-Business News Digest will move.

There will not be any Money & Markets modules for Saturday, July 5. Money & Markets Extra modules that normally move on Friday, will move on Thursday, July 3.

Other market holidays in 2014:

Monday, Sept. 1, Labor Day

Thursday, Nov. 27, Thanksgiving

Thursday, Dec. 25, Christmas