09:51 AA Alcoa: Hearing chatter that Alcoa has received a $49/share takeover bid from BHP and has received a couple of other expressions of interest (36.58 +0.15). Briefing.com That was posted on the Yahoo! board for Alcoa. Can anyone with a Briefing account confirm this statement? As of right now I am guessing this is BS... but the stock price has moved nicely.