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U.S. stock futures climb ahead of key Fed decision

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U.S. stock futures climb ahead of key Fed decision

U.S. stock futures rose on Wednesday as the countdown began for investors to a decision from the Federal Reserve, which is widely expected to increase rates by a quarter of a percentage point and offer details on path forward for monetary policy. What did are markets doing? Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMU8, +0.14%  rose 39 points, or 0.1%, to 25,343, while S&P 500 futures ESU8, +0.17%  added 4.55 points, or 0.2%, to 2,792.50. Nasdaq-100 futures NQU8, +0.28%  rose 18.50 points, or 0.3%, to 7,244.25. On Tuesday, the Dow DJIA, -0.01% logged its first loss in five sessions, closing fractionally lower at 25,320.73. The S&P 500 SPX, +0.17%  advanced 0.2%, while the Nasdaq COMP, +0.57%  added