On Thursday, the Bureau of Economic Analysis released its second estimate of real gross domestic product for the second quarter of 2014 - covering April, May and June of this year.
U.S. stock futures fell, indicating the Standard & Poor's 500 Index may slide under the 2,000 level, as concern over the Ukraine crisis overshadowed data showing the economy expanded more than previously forecast in the second quarter.
A deal to sell the majority stake of family-owned Market Basket to Arthur T. Demoulas for over $1.5 billion was finally inked before midnight tonight following weeks of tense negotiations.
The comments from J.P. Morgan come a day after the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it said it was "working with the United States Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyber attacks against several American financial institutions.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits were little changed last week as employers held on to staff in an improving economy.