A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are just a bit higher after Wednesday's flat close. It's another busy day for earnings and we get the weekly jobless claims numbers later this morning.
-Twitter shares fell more than 10 percent in pre-market trading, after the company issued weak revenue figures and lowered its guidance.
-U.S. crude prices are up Thursday morning, trading near the $53 mark.