1. Stocks Edge Higher, 'Fear Index' Plummets To Nearly 3-Year Lows Ahead Of Fed Meeting: What's Driving Markets Tuesday?

    By Piero Cingari The U.S. stock market is steadily inching closer to the all-time highs achieved between late 2021 and early 2022, showing little concern for the possibility that disinflationary trends might have eased in November, just before a highly anticipated Federal Reserve