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Finance[DayOfWeek] - return the day of the week on which the given date falls

Calling Sequence

DayOfWeek(date)

Parameters

date

-

a string containing a date specification in a format recognized by ParseDate or a date data structure; date

Description

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The DayOfWeek command returns the day of the week on which the given date falls.

Examples

withFinance:

Return the day of the week for dates given in the string form.

DayOfWeekNovember 09, 2006

Thursday

(1)

DayOfWeekNov-09-07

Wednesday

(2)

Return the day of the week for a date given as a record.

date:=FormatDateNovember 19, 2006,record

date:=RecordweekDay=1,monthDay=19,month=11,year=2006,format=%B %e, %Y

(3)

DayOfWeekdate

Sunday

(4)

Return the day of the week for a date given as a list.

date:=FormatDateNovember 19, 2006,list

date:=19,11,2006

(5)

DayOfWeekdate

Sunday

(6)

By default the global evaluation date is used.

SetEvaluationDateNovember 19, 2006:

EvaluationDate

November 19, 2006

(7)

DayOfWeek

Sunday

(8)

See Also

Finance[AdjustDate], Finance[AdvanceDate], Finance[Calendar], Finance[Calendars], Finance[FormatDate], Finance[IsBusinessDay], Finance[IsEndOfMonth], Finance[IsHoliday], Finance[JoinBusinessDays], Finance[JoinHolidays], Finance[ParseDate], Finance[RemoveHoliday], StringTools[ParseTime]


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