US STOCKS-Wall St set to open lower as global bond rout continues
* Weekly jobless claims rise marginally
* Alibaba jumps on better-than-expected results
* Whole Foods slumps after results
* Futures down: Dow 34 pts, S&P 3 pts, Nasdaq 11 pts (Adds details, comment, updates)
By Tanya Agrawal
May 7 (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open slightly lower on Thursday, tracking global markets, amid a continuing sell-off in global bonds.
U.S. weekly jobless claims stayed near a 15-year low in a sign that the labor market continues to strengthen despite moderate economic growth.
World financial markets were unsettled again as the week-long sell-off in bonds, stocks and the dollar and a race up in oil prices showed little sign of relenting.
The euro hit a ten-week peak, tracking European bond yields higher and benefiting from a sell-off in the dollar. Continuación...