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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 Decription: The following table lists the 50 largest companies by market cap (available on major US stock exchanges). The table includes: 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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SNY Sanofi 32 148.1 1.3% 3.2% 11.5%
V Visa 37 134.1 1.2% 0.4% 11.7%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 48 104.7 1.2% -3.6% 19.0%
KO Coca-Cola 21 187.1 1.0% 2.3% 12.6%
PM Philip Morris 39 130.3 0.9% -2.5% -3.7%
TOT Total 33 146.5 0.8% -2.3% 11.3%
GE General Electric 8 257.1 0.8% -1.4% 7.2%
AAPL Apple 1 603.3 0.6% -1.7% 47.9%
NVS Novartis 13 228.4 0.6% 4.8% 22.7%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 9 246.4 0.5% 1.3% 3.4%
VZ Verizon 17 207.2 0.5% 0.3% 7.1%
UL Unilever 43 119.0 0.4% -4.9% 8.6%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 270.8 0.3% 0.8% 25.5%
SAN Banco Santander 44 115.0 0.3% -4.2% 16.3%
AMGN Amgen 46 106.7 0.3% 0.8% 25.5%
BAC Bank of America 23 179.3 0.2% 6.0% 23.6%
DIS Walt Disney 30 152.8 0.2% -0.9% 38.1%
CSCO Cisco 40 128.3 0.2% 0.7% 7.4%
AMZN Amazon.com 31 149.0 0.2% -4.9% 3.1%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 49 103.0 0.2% -3.8% 11.3%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 24 178.1 0.1% -0.8% 11.7%
GOOGL Google 3 398.0 0.1% 1.0% 34.2%
IBM International Business Machines 19 189.4 0.1% -1.3% 2.5%
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical 50 102.0 0.1% -13.5% 11.6%
FB Facebook 18 205.5 0.1% 5.6% 57.4%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 300.6 0.0% 2.8% 23.0%
T AT&T 22 182.8 0.0% 0.8% 4.2%
PEP Pepsico 34 140.3 -0.1% 0.6% 17.1%
QCOM QUALCOMM 41 125.3 -0.1% -1.7% 11.1%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 16 226.6 -0.1% 1.3% 16.5%
MSFT Microsoft 4 382.0 -0.2% 2.0% 39.3%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 331.0 -0.2% 0.5% 21.4%
MRK Merck 26 171.0 -0.2% -1.4% 24.5%
INTC Intel 25 172.4 -0.2% -0.3% 51.9%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 401.1 -0.4% -5.4% 9.3%
ORCL Oracle 27 169.6 -0.4% -7.8% 15.4%
C Citigroup 29 157.1 -0.4% 0.3% 6.8%
PTR PetroChina 12 235.2 -0.5% -9.4% 16.9%
PFE Pfizer 20 187.5 -0.7% 0.6% 2.9%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 10 241.4 -0.7% -6.0% 15.9%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 45 110.4 -0.7% -6.4% -8.4%
CMCSA Comcast 35 139.2 -0.7% -1.7% 19.2%
PG Procter & Gamble 14 226.7 -0.8% 0.8% 10.8%
CHL China Mobile 11 238.7 -1.0% -5.7% 4.1%
GILD Gilead Sciences 28 160.9 -1.0% -1.0% 69.3%
CVX Chevron 15 226.6 -1.0% -7.8% -1.8%
BTI British American Tobacco 47 105.4 -1.1% -4.5% 7.5%
HD Home Depot 42 123.5 -1.2% -1.9% 20.9%
BP BP 36 135.0 -1.3% -8.1% 4.6%
SLB Schlumberger 38 131.8 -1.5% -7.3% 15.1%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 196.2 0.0% -1.7% 16.9%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.2% -0.3% 12.6%



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