A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are up after Tuesday's rebound rally. The Federal Reserve is expected to announce a rate hike today. We get CPI inflation numbers, retail sales, and business inventory reports this morning.
-Mortgage applications rose 2.8 percent last week, all because of refinancing. New home mortgage purchase applications actually fell.
-JPMorgan estimates that just 10 percent of stock picking is still done fully by humans and not computers.