US STOCKS-Wall St falls as jittery investors await Fed meet

lunes 14 de septiembre de 2015 09:54 GYT

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* U.S. Fed to meet Wednesday and Thursday

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* Indexes down: Dow 0.34 pct, S&P 0.28 pct, Nasdaq 0.04 pct (Updates to open)

By Tanya Agrawal

Sept 14 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were lower at the open on Monday as a weary market awaited this week's Federal Reserve meeting that will decide on an interest rate increase.

Stocks are expected to remain volatile in the run-up to the policy meeting on Wednesday and Thursday.

"The uncertainty is so high in regard to the announcement ... it leaves investors a little bit paralyzed relative to what to do in anticipation thereof," said Mark Luschini, chief investment strategist at Janney Montgomery Scott in Philadelphia.   Continuación...