The Fed is about to hike rates. Here's what history shows should happen to the stock market next

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021.
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The Federal Reserve is set to raise interest rates for the first time since 2018 to rein in inflation, and here's how the stock market could react to the move, if history is any guide.