After tech sell-off, the stock market's Santa Claus rally could face a more difficult liftoff

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., December 2, 2021.
Brendan McDermid | Reuters

The post-Federal Reserve market surge fizzled Thursday as technology shares turned lower, signaling a Santa Claus rally may have a harder time taking off.

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