Stock Market Today: Stocks Edge Higher With Fed Rate Decision In Sharp Focus

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By Martin Baccardax Stocks are trending higher Wednesday, but volumes are likely to remain muted ahead of the Fed’s highly-anticipated interest rate decision at 2:00 pm Eastern time. U.S. equity futures edged higher in pre-market trading Wednesday as investors dug in for what could be a crucial Fed rate decision while edging towards safe-haven assets following a Russian effort to mobilize troops for its war on Ukraine. In a speech aimed at boosting the number of soldiers for the country’s military campaign in Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin accused western leaders of ‘nuclear blackmail’ and …

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