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As Fed Meets, Investors Look for Clues, No Rate Hike Yet

When the Federal Reserve issues a statement Wednesday after its latest policy meeting ends, its words will likely be more important for what they say about the future than the present. The reason: The Fed is all but certain to refrain from any increase in interest rates from the record lows where they have stood since 2008. But investors will scrutinize its statement for any clues to whether the Fed is leaning toward a rate hike at its last meeting of the year in December. The...

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