NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- U.S. jobless claims for the week ended April 21 fell 1,000 to 388,000. Jobless claims for the prior week were revised to 389,000. Economists were expecting claims of 373,000.
Starbucks is without question the story of the day. Keep an eye on the coffee chain's stock following a bad news release. Another hot topic is GE getting the boot from the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Sarepta adds another 7% on top of nearly 40% gains on Tuesday following good results for a new gene therapy.