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Net Worth of U.S. Households Sets Record

A surging stock market and rebounding home prices boosted Americans' wealth to a record in the final three months of last year, though both trends have slowed so far in 2014.

Fed Minutes Suggest Continued Tapering

Federal Reserve officials agreed at their January meeting that further gradual reductions in their stimulus would be appropriate as long as the economy keeps improving.

Producer Prices Tick Up in January

The cost of producing goods and services in the United States rose slightly in January, with higher food prices partly offset by cheaper gas. Overall, inflation remains mild.

What the Fed Will Tell Markets This Week

The Fed is set to release minutes from its January policy meeting, and investors are sure to closely sift through them for any clues about the future of quantitative easing.