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Fed Meeting, July Employment Report, and More 2Q Earnings

We're keeping an eye on interest rates and earnings from Apple and GE.

As the calendar turns from July to August, investors will have a full plate of important news to digest.

Perhaps the biggest event of the week will be the Federal Reserve policy meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday. Investors are expecting the Fed to announce an interest-rate cut at the conclusion of the meeting to help shore up a slowing U.S. economy.