Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Thursday morning

President-elect Donald Trump delivered remarks to reporters at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., Dec. 28, 2016.
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A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.


-Stock futures are flat, and the chances of the Dow hitting 20,000 this year seem remote. We get trade deficit data later this morning.

-Bonds are recovering as the stock rally pauses, with the yield on the 10-year Treasury down to 2.48 percent.


-President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday that Sprint will bring 5,000 jobs back to the U.S. and OneWeb will create 3,000 jobs here.