Investors visiting TheStreet.com today continued to focus their attention on Bank of America, which topped the chart of most-searched stocks for a second day in a row.

Here are the top 10 tickers as of noon on Feb. 27, 2009:

1.

Bank of America

(BAC) - Get Report

2.

Citigroup

(C) - Get Report

3.

General Electric

(GE) - Get Report

4.

Permian Basin Royalty Trust

(PBT) - Get Report

5.

Wells Fargo

(WFC) - Get Report

6.

SPDR Gold

(GLD) - Get Report

7.

Caterpillar

(CAT) - Get Report

8.

JPMorgan Chase

(JPM) - Get Report

9.

American International Group

(AIG) - Get Report

10.

Altria

(MO) - Get Report

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TheStreet.com

. Previously, he served as deputy editor and chief innovation officer at

The Orange County Register

and as a news manager at

Bloomberg News

in Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Washington, D.C. As a reporter, he covered business and financial markets, worked in both print and television in the U.S. and Europe, and conducted in-depth investigative coverage at

The Journal-Gazette

in Fort Wayne, Ind. His work also has been published in a variety of newspapers including

The Wall Street Journal

,

The New York Times

and

International Herald Tribune

. Hall received a bachelor�s degree in journalism and political science from The Ohio State University and has taken graduate management science courses at Boston University.