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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Thursday, March 28:

1.

--

U.S. stock futures

were pointing to a slightly higher open on Thursday as uncertainties over the reopening of Cyprus' banks weighed on investors' minds ahead of the forecasts for economic data from the United States.

European markets were rising on Thursday. Asian markets closed lower.

2.

-- The

economic calendar

in the U.S. Thursday includes initial jobless claims at 8:30 a.m. EDT, the third estimate of fourth-quarter gross domestic product at 8:30 a.m., and Chicaho PMI for March at 9:45 a.m.

3.

--

U.S. stocks

on Wednesday closed near the flatline as U.S. housing demand outpaced supply and worries about Cyprus lost steam.

The

S&P 500

closed down 0.06% to 1,562.85, near its all-time high of 1,565 set in October 2007.

The

Dow Jones Industrial Average

lost 0.23% to 14,526.16 while the

Nasdaq

gained 0.12% to 3,256.52.

4.

--

BlackBerry

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reported a surprise

fourth-quarter profit

and said it expects to break even next quarter, as the smartphone maker continues to cut costs and implement its turnaround strategy.

TheStreet

is live-blogging BlackBerry's results Thursday morning.

4.

--

Red Hat

(RHT) - Get Free Report

missed Wall Street estimates for the fourth quarter.

The open source software company posted adjusted earnings of 36 cents a share in the quarter on revenue of $348 million, an increase of 17% year over year. Analysts were looking for earnings of 30 cents a share on revenue of $349.4 million.

Red Hat Slammed as Revenue Falls Short

5.

--

eBay

(EBAY) - Get Free Report

is scheduled to hold its annual analyst day on Thursday, with investors concerned over the company's long-term guidance.

6.

-- Analysts expect

Accenture

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on Thursday to post fiscal second-quarter earnings of 97 cents a share.

7.

--

PVH

(PVH) - Get Free Report

, the clothing maker, said Wednesday that fourth-quarter earnings more than doubled. Adjusted earnings of $1.60 a share easily beat analysts' earnings expectations.

PVH forecast adjusted earnings in 2013 of $7 a share, below estimates of $7.40 a share, as the acquisition of

Warnaco

cuts into profits.

8.

--

Blackstone

(BX) - Get Free Report

is open to keeping

Dell

(DELL) - Get Free Report

founder Michael Dell as CEO of the PC maker if it wins a bidding war for the company, people familiar with the matter told

The Wall Street Journal

.

9.

--

American Airlines

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won bankruptcy court approval on Wednesday to merge with

US Airways

(LCC)

to create the world's biggest airline.

10.

-- The Miami Heat's winning streak is over. The Chicago Bulls beat the Heat on Wednesday, 01-97, ending Miami's streak at 27 games.

-- Written by Joseph Woelfel

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