Stock Market Today: Stocks Slump Ahead of Tech Earnings, Fed Meeting

A busy week on Wall Street kicked off with losses for the major benchmarks.

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Stocks closed lower Monday as caution set in ahead of a busy week on Wall Street

In addition to a jam-packed earnings calendar that features trillion-dollar tech titans Apple (AAPL) and Alphabet (GOOGL), there's a full economic docket too – one that includes a Fed meeting and the monthly jobs report. 

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Karee Venema
Senior Investing Editor,

With over a decade of experience writing about the stock market, Karee Venema is the senior investing editor at She joined the publication in April 2021 after 10 years of working as an investing writer and columnist at Schaeffer's Investment Research. In her previous role, Karee focused primarily on options trading, as well as technical, fundamental and sentiment analysis.