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Largest Companies by Market Cap
Market Cap Definition: Market cap (i.e. market capitalization) is the total market value of the company's outstanding shares. To calculate a company's market cap, you simply take the current stock price and multiply it by the total number of shares outstanding. For example, if Apple (AAPL) had 935 million shares outstanding and its stock price was $570 per share, its market cap would be $532.9 billion (935 times $570). Market cap is often used by investors to obtain a quick estimate as to a company's overall value. Investors will often use market capitalization as one factor in determining a prospective stock purchase. For example, an institutional investor may want to limit their stock purchases to companies with market capitalizations greater than $5 billion in order to ensure sufficient liquidity. Stocks are often categorized by market cap: large-cap ($10 billion or more), mid-cap ($2 billion-$10 billion), small-cap ($300 million-$2 billion), and micro-cap (less than $300 million).

Largest Companies by Market Cap Table Description: The following table lists the 50 largest companies by market cap (available on major US stock exchanges). The table includes and can be sorted on: company ticker symbol, company name, market cap rank, and market cap (in billions of dollars) as well as the stock's one-day, one-month, and 12-month percent change. For summary statistics of these 50 largest companies by market cap as well as how they compare to the Dow, simply scroll down to view the summary table. This table is updated every day after the close.


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Symbol Company Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
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AAPL Apple 1 763.6 0.9% 3.0% 52.8%
UNH UnitedHealth Group 48 113.8 -0.7% 1.5% 52.7%
AMGN Amgen 43 124.4 -0.2% -3.3% 42.4%
HD Home Depot 34 146.6 0.1% -0.7% 42.4%
AMZN Amazon.com 18 199.1 -0.9% 9.7% 40.2%
BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb 47 113.9 -0.9% 2.6% 40.0%
CHL China Mobile 8 280.3 2.6% -7.7% 38.7%
GILD Gilead Sciences 31 164.2 0.4% 7.2% 34.8%
CVS CVS Caremark 45 117.2 0.3% 2.7% 34.6%
DIS Walt Disney 23 187.1 -0.1% 2.1% 33.9%
FB Facebook 14 224.2 0.1% -4.8% 33.1%
V Visa 27 170.2 0.4% 2.4% 33.0%
INTC Intel 32 158.7 -0.3% 2.3% 27.9%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 12 246.6 -0.3% 5.6% 21.9%
CSCO Cisco 33 149.4 -0.6% 2.2% 20.0%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 42 125.5 -0.2% 1.5% 17.2%
MSFT Microsoft 2 379.4 -1.1% 9.1% 17.0%
C Citigroup 30 166.8 0.2% 3.5% 16.6%
PFE Pfizer 16 211.1 -0.2% -1.9% 15.6%
NVS Novartis 11 251.4 -0.9% 0.4% 15.4%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 356.5 -0.6% 1.0% 13.9%
BAC Bank of America 26 176.2 0.1% 6.4% 13.9%
PEP Pepsico 36 142.1 -1.0% -1.0% 12.5%
WFC Wells Fargo 6 288.4 0.0% 2.4% 12.0%
CMCSA Comcast 35 145.5 0.6% -1.5% 11.9%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 20 197.0 -1.1% 0.3% 10.9%
ORCL Oracle 22 191.8 -0.8% 0.9% 5.8%
MRK Merck 29 167.8 -1.2% 2.9% 5.1%
GE General Electric 9 278.9 -0.1% 2.9% 4.4%
PTR PetroChina 10 255.8 1.9% -5.0% 2.8%
KO Coca-Cola 25 179.6 0.0% -0.2% 1.6%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 13 244.7 -0.3% -3.3% 0.6%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 7 281.0 -1.0% 0.9% 0.4%
VZ Verizon 17 202.3 -0.6% 0.1% 0.3%
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical 50 109.8 3.4% 0.4% -0.1%
GOOGL Google 3 378.4 -0.4% 1.0% -0.2%
UL Unilever 41 126.4 -0.8% 0.1% -0.8%
PG Procter & Gamble 15 216.9 -0.6% -3.8% -0.9%
T AT&T 24 180.2 -1.0% 5.6% -1.9%
PM Philip Morris 39 130.4 -1.2% 0.5% -2.5%
SNY Sanofi 38 132.7 -1.0% -1.7% -4.0%
IBM International Business Machines 28 169.6 -0.6% 4.1% -7.2%
SLB Schlumberger 46 116.8 0.0% -0.2% -9.4%
QCOM QUALCOMM 49 113.3 -0.8% 0.8% -12.6%
XOM Exxon Mobil 4 361.7 -0.8% -1.1% -14.8%
CVX Chevron 19 197.2 -0.6% -4.2% -15.2%
BP BP 40 129.3 -0.9% -1.7% -17.0%
CX CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. 37 134.4 -2.7% -2.5% -22.6%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 21 192.9 -1.8% -1.9% -23.1%
TOT Total 44 119.5 -1.5% 0.9% -26.1%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 204.2 -0.3% 0.8% 11.4%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.3% 1.1% 10.2%




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