Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Friday morning

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from space launch complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center, Florida on March 30, 2017.
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A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.


-Stock futures are lower after Thursday's modest rally. We get a lot of economic data this morning including personal income, consumer spending, and consumer sentiment.


-President Donald Trump will sign 2 executive orders today aimed at identifying and addressing unfair trade practices that add to the U.S. trade deficit.


-U.S. crude prices are down a bit, but holding at the $50 a barrel level after Thursday's rally. Gasoline prices are still rising and are now at $2.31 a gallon, national average.

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