Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Thursday morning

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A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.


-Stock futures are down Thursday morning after five consecutive days of strong rallies. We get weekly jobless claims and housing starts data later this morning.


-The Wall Street Journal reports that U.S. intelligence officials are withholding sensitive information from President Donald Trump.

-Staff at the Environmental Protection Agency were told to prepare for significant changes coming soon under executive orders from the new administration.

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