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Stock Search: Alcoa

The aluminum giant is among the list of most-searched stocks on TheStreet.com Wednesday.

Aluminum giant

Alcoa

(AA) - Get Alcoa Corp. Report

was among the most-searched stocks on

TheStreet.com

as it kicked off the earnings season.

Alcoa was the first of the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

components to report its earnings. Alcoa reported a dismal first quarter

, but analysts chose to dwell on the positive

.

Telecom names hit the list when Jim Cramer said he was bullish on

Research In Motion

(RIMM)

during his

Mad Money

show.

Gary Krakow reviewed

Sprint's

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new

4G WiMAX data modem

.

Banks continue to draw a lot of attention as an Oppenheimer analyst lowered

Citigroup

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estimates for 2010

.

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As

Bank of America

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struggles, insiders suggest that a list of replacements for CEO Ken Lewis

is being assembled

.

The economy is affecting even recession-resistant products like arthritis drugs

from Abbott Labs (ABT) - Get Abbott Laboratories Report

.

Toyota

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is preparing for

a bankruptcy filing

by

General Motors

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.

Dan Dicker takes a look at gold and

the effect on Freeport McMoRan (FCX) - Get Freeport-McMoRan, Inc. (FCX) Report

.

General Electric

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CEO Jeff Immelt had encouraging words for

President Obama

.

And finally,

MGM Mirage

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was downgraded by TSC Ratings from hold to sell due to deteriorating conditions in the casino industry