Find day of week from month and year

Robert Kern rkern at
Fri Sep 2 21:31:48 CEST 2005

Laguna wrote:
> Hi Gurus,
> I want to find the expiration date of stock options (3rd Friday of the
> month) for an any give month and year. I have tried a few tricks with
> the functions provided by the built-in module time, but the problem was
> that the 9 element tuple need to be populated correctly. Can anyone
> help me out on this one?

mx.DateTime provides a RelativeDateTime constructor that handles things
like this.

Robert Kern
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