U.S. stock futures were little changed Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve’s latest policy decision. 

Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell 31 points, or 0.09%, while S&P 500 futures were lower by 0.02% and Nasdaq 100 futures advanced 0.11%. 

The Federal Reserve will conclude its two-day meeting Wednesday. The central bank is not expected to make any policy changes, and instead, investors will be paying close attention to any hints to possibly altering its asset purchase program or interest rates in the future. 

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The decision, along with the Fed’s updated projections, will cross the wires at 2 p.m. ET with Chairman Jerome Powell’s press conference following shortly thereafter.   

Ahead of the Fed, investors will receive the latest update on the housing market as housing starts and building permits are set to be released at 8:30 a.m. ET. 

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