April Fed-speak to shower Wall Street with angst

March 31, 2015 8:36 PM

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Wall Street will be showered in April with "Fed-speak" tied to the timing of interest rate hikes, setting the stock market up for a potentially turbulent month as the U.S. central bank weighs when to boost rates at a time when the all-important quarterly profit-reporting season kicks off.

Investors this month move deeper into the post-patient world of the Federal Reserve. At its March meeting, the Fed removed the word "patient" from its policy statement, a move that paves the way for rate increases in coming months. The Fed has ruled out a hike this month. Many Wall Street pros are b...

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