Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Wednesday morning

Pedestrians pass in front of Snap Inc. signage displayed on the exterior of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during the company's initial public offering (IPO) in New York, U.S., on Thursday, March 2, 2017.
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A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.


-Stock futures are a bit down after Tuesday's flat close.

-Mortgage applications were unchanged last week even as interest rates fell a bit.


-China's Tencent is taking 10 percent stake in Snapchat parent Snap. That's helping Snap shares recover after they tanked in the wake of Tuesday's weak earnings report.