Wednesday 31, July 2013 by Russ Koesterich

US markets little changed as investors await more data

Stock prices bounced around a bit last week as investors digested some mixed economic and corporate earnings reports, but ended the week just about where they started. With several high-profile events and data releases due this week (including a Federal Reserve policy meeting and the release of July’s employment data), it seems that markets have paused in advance of some potentially bigger news.