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Stock Search: Qualcomm, Gilead

Earnings season continues this week, and on Monday Qualcomm led the stock search list on TheStreet.com.

Earnings season continues this week, and on Monday

Qualcomm

(QCOM)

led the stock search list on

TheStreet.com

.

The wireless technology firm reported a loss of 3 cents a share for the latest quarter, but it still

raised its guidance for the year

.

Health stocks made their way on to the list as swine flu stories built up over the weekend. Investors scrambled to figure out which companies would

benefit from the outbreak

. Names like

GlaxoSmithKline

(GSK)

and

Gilead

(GILD)

became hot topics on Monday.

Dendreon

(DNDN)

has continued to stay in the headlines. Its recent good news on cancer drug Provenge will be

highlighted in a presentation on Tuesday

.

Financials continued to stay on the list, with

Bank of America

(BAC)

,

Citigroup

(C)

,

Wells Fargo

(WFC)

and

AIG

(AIG)

taking the next four spots.

Jim Cramer thinks shareholders should avoid the common stock of

General Motors

(GM)

and buy

Ford

(F)

instead, pushing Ford on to the list.

Finally,

General Electric

(GE)

was the last stock on the list. This stock is in Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS portfolio. For more of what Cramer is trading, email us

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