Market Roundup
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Oil
$38.35 (+$0.75)
All across the land, on Christmas Eve, children will struggle to fall asleep, knowing Santa Claus will soon come and leave presents under the tree.

But all across Wall Street, traders will struggle to fall asleep tonight. That’s because it’s “Fed Eve” — and they’re trying to figure out if Santa Janet will leave them a lump of coal or a big ol’ pile of easy money.

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