Good Morning, World!

☀️ Happy Thursday! We are 27 Days from St. Patrick’s Day & 45 Days from Easter

☕️ All eyes on Washington today as the chiefs of Robinhood, Reddit, Citadel and Melvin Capital, are headed to Washington for Thursday’s highly anticipated GameStop hearing at the U.S. Congress (CNBC), Economists forecast that the number of workers applying for unemployment benefits fell to a seasonally adjusted 773,000 last week (Wall Street Journal), and U.S. life expectancy declined by a year during the first half of 2020, according to federal figures released Thursday (Washington Post).

📉 Stock futures slipped, signaling declines for major indexes as investors awaited earnings from several major companies and fresh data on the U.S. labor market (Wall Street Journal)