MARKET PULSE-GM, Facebook, pSivida, Universal Display, Merrimack Pharma
April 4 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:
FUTURES FLAT AFTER DATA, S&P NEGATIVE
U.S. stock index futures turned flat on Thursday, with the S&P 500 dropping into negative territory after data showed an unexpected rise in weekly jobless claims.
S&P 500 futures were down 0.2 point. Dow Jones industrial average futures and Nasdaq 100 futures were both unchanged.
** FACEBOOK INC, Wednesday close $26.25, up 1 pct premarket
The company is expected to showcase software on Thursday that places the No. 1 social network front-and-center on Android smartphones, as it looks for new ways to keep its billion users worldwide hooked on the service. Continued...