US Stock Futures Await Fed Meeting Statements

U.S. stock futures were little changed Tuesday as the Federal Reserve began its two-day meeting and investors waited for the latest economic data to roll in.
The U.S. Census Bureau will release its monthly report on retail sales at 8:30 a.m. ET, while the Bureau of Labor Statistics will publish the latest edition of its producer price index. Retail sales are expected to have dipped 0.1% in September, according to a consensus of economist forecasts compiled by, and the PPI is expected to have risen 0.2%.

via CNN

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Alfonso Esparza

Alfonso Esparza

Senior Currency Analyst at Market Pulse
Alfonso Esparza specializes in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Upon joining OANDA in 2007, Alfonso Esparza established the MarketPulseFX blog and he has since written extensively about central banks and global economic and political trends. Alfonso has also worked as a professional currency trader focused on North America and emerging markets. He has been published by The MarketWatch, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Globe and Mail, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Bloomberg and BNN. He holds a finance degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) and an MBA with a specialization on financial engineering and marketing from the University of Toronto.
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