Santoli’s Tuesday market notes: Stocks slump as investors hold their breath over the Federal Reserve’s meeting

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
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This is the daily notebook of Mike Santoli, CNBC's senior markets commentator, with ideas about trends, stocks and market statistics.

  • Stocks sag on low volume, caught in a phase of apprehension and ennui ahead of the Federal Reserve tomorrow.

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