A choppy afternoon of trading left stock markets with minor losses on Monday as the Federal Reserve's September meeting drew closer.
The Federal Reserve's second rate hike since the Great Recession could come as soon as next month.
Stocks fall further from record highs on Wednesday morning as disappointments from Target and Lowe's bring down the cyclical consumer sector.
It was another record-making trifecta for Wall Street on Monday as stocks got a big boost from another rally in crude oil.
Stocks hold record highs by mid-afternoon Monday as crude oil enjoys another session in rally mode.
Stocks climb on Monday, trading at new intraday records, as crude oil enjoys another session in rally mode.
The Federal Reserve will be the underlying current fueling market activity in the coming week as questions remain over when a rate hike might come next.