Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Thursday morning

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) moments before the Closing Bell.
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A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.

STOCKS/ECONOMY

-Stock futures are higher this morning after Wednesday's rally turned into a triple digit loss for the Dow Jones industrial average in the final hour of trading. We get weekly jobless claims numbers at 8: 30 a.m. ET.

-Rising bond yields continue to spook many investors. The yield on the 10-year Treasury bond is now at 2.93 percent. The dollar is trading at a 10-day high.

-The SEC may soon make it easier for companies to go public.