Fed Could Signal Earlier Interest Rate Hike As Economy Surges; Retail Sales, Housing Starts May Rebound

Amid a booming economy and rising inflation, the Federal Reserve this week could signal that it’s likely to move up the timetable for withdrawing the extraordinary stimulus measures it has enacted during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Fed meeting highlights a busy week of economic news that also features the latest data on retail sales and housing starts. Read more at USA Today.