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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.

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.

U.S. Job Growth Weakest in 3 Years

Employers hired the fewest workers in almost three years in December, but the setback was likely to be temporary amid signs that cold weather might have had an impact.