US STOCKS-Indexes set to open lower as oil prices slip

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By Abhiram Nandakumar

Jan 25 (Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes were set to open lower on Monday after last week's rally in oil prices lost steam.

Crude prices resumed their slide, after a strong two-day run, as a record output from Iraq flooded a heavily oversupplied market.

U.S. stocks logged their first week of gains in the year last week, with the three indexes closing up 2 percent on Friday.

All eyes will be on the U.S. Federal Reserve's next move on interest rates when the Federal Open Market Committee meets on Jan. 26-27.   Continuación...