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With just a few key economic reports due, markets could be buffeted more in the week ahead by expectations the Fed could move sooner to hike interest rates.

Stocks and bonds both sold off Friday, after surprisingly strong February jobs data fueled speculation the central bank could move sooner than expected to begin its rate-hiking cycle. The Fed meets March 17 and 18.

"Next week is the dead week before the storm of the Fed meeting," said Gina Martin Adams, institutional equity strategist at Wells Fargo Securities. "Anything can come up and surprise you in a week like that. You've got retail sales, consumer confidence and PPI." She added that the Fed will also issue its assessment of bank capital plans Wednesday.