NEW YORK, Sept 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks advanced on
Tuesday on expectations the Federal Reserve will make only
moderate changes to stimulus measures, which have been highly
supportive of stocks and other assets, at the conclusion of its
two-day meeting on Wednesday.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 35.33 points,
or 0.23 percent, at 15,530.11. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index
was up 7.26 points, or 0.43 percent, at 1,704.86. The
Nasdaq Composite Index was up 27.85 points, or 0.75
percent, at 3,745.70.