Cramer's Take on Top-Searched Stocks

Here's what Jim Cramer's had to say lately about Heinz and other consumer staple stocks.
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Finally, we have agreement! Senate leaders announced late Wednesday that a compromise had been reached on a

$789 billion economic stimulus plan

. Stocks finished up as eager investors made bets that the plan could help lead an economic recovery.

In related news,

Caterpillar

(CAT) - Get Report

made headlines when its chief executive said that if the stimulus package were signed into law, it would allow the company to rehire some of its 20,000 laid-off workers.

Financials rebounded off of Tuesday's lows as

bank executives spent the day being scolded by lawmakers in Washington

.

Bank of America

(BAC) - Get Report

,

Wells Fargo

(WFC) - Get Report

and

Citigroup

(C) - Get Report

led the rally.

Meanwhile, oil dropped after the International Energy Agency reported a decrease in demand. Oversupply concerns sent energy stocks down, with

Exxon Mobil

(XOM) - Get Report

losing more than 2%.

With this in mind, we thought we'd take a look at some of the stocks people have been searching for on

TheStreet.com

(including

H.J. Heinz

(HNZ)

) and see what

Jim Cramer's had to say about them lately

.

To read more,

visit Stockpickr.com

.

In Thursday trading, shares of H.J. Heinz closed at $35.01 (down 0.03% for the day; down 6.89% year-to-date).

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