CORRECTED-MARKET PULSE-BlackBerry, Oncolytics, GameStop, Red Hat, Repros
(Corrects item on GameStop to say the company warned only on lower sales not on profit)
March 28 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:
WALL STREET SET FOR FLAT OPEN AFTER DATA
Wall Street was set for a flat open on Thursday after data showed initial jobless claims rose more than expected last week and the U.S. economy expanded at a sluggish pace in the fourth quarter.
But U.S. stocks were set to close out a strong quarter with the S&P 500 up nearly 10 percent for the first quarter, the Dow up 11 percent and the Nasdaq up 8 percent.
** BLACKBERRY , Wednesday close $14.57, up 2 pct premarket
The smartphone maker reported a surprise quarterly profit on Thursday, but its subscriber base fell slightly more than expected, and revenue remained far below year-earlier levels. Continued...