Stock Market Today: Stocks Churn Ahead of April CPI Report

The major market indexes made modest moves Tuesday as investors awaited debt-ceiling updates and inflation data.

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It was a relatively quiet session for the stock market Tuesday, with investors hesitant to make any big bets ahead of tomorrow's inflation data. But while price action in the major benchmarks was muted, several individual stocks made significant moves – including two electric vehicle (EV) stocks that sold off sharply after earnings.  

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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.