U.S. stock markets are sitting at all-time highs, but can investors hope for yet another record?
Here are the four things you need to know before the opening bell rings in New York:
1. Ready for GDP: The U.S. government will report a revised estimate of second quarter GDP at 8:30 a.m. ET. The first estimate showed the U.S. economy grew at a 4% annual pace, bouncing back after a harsh winter.
Data on weekly jobless claims will also be released at 8:30 a.m.
2. Earnings: Dollar General ( and )Abercrombie and Fitch ( will report quarterly results before the opening bell. )
Australian airline Qantas ( reported an annual loss of $2.6 billion, but CEO Alan Joyce reassured investors that he expected the company to rebound strongly and post a profit in the first half of fiscal 2015. Qantas shares surged 7%. )
Shares in Guess ( were off by as much as 8% in extended trading after the company said quarterly profits were just half of what they were a year ago. )
3. Potential market movers -- credit cards: Shares in both Visa ( and )Mastercard ( were relatively weak ahead of the opening bell. This comes on the same day that an )annual report on credit card satisfaction showed American Express ( and )Discover ( were the favorite cards in the U.S. )
4. Wednesday market recap: U.S. stocks closed with mixed results Wednesday. While the S&P 500 barely budged, it closed above 2,000 for the second time ever. The Dow gained 15 points and the Nasdaq edged into the red.