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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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V Visa 28 161.6 1.0% 20.5% 27.4%
AMZN Amazon.com 31 155.1 -0.2% 16.7% -11.0%
CSCO Cisco 35 139.5 0.9% 14.7% 28.3%
ABBV AbbVie 49 108.4 0.4% 12.9% 40.6%
AAPL Apple 1 689.7 -0.9% 11.8% 57.2%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 8 274.3 -0.5% 11.2% 5.6%
AMGN Amgen 41 123.4 -1.2% 10.2% 42.4%
INTC Intel 25 175.6 0.2% 9.5% 52.9%
KO Coca-Cola 19 194.6 0.4% 8.3% 10.1%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 44 118.8 -0.1% 8.2% 33.4%
BTI British American Tobacco 47 109.0 0.5% 7.1% 10.1%
UNP Union Pacific 48 108.9 -0.3% 6.9% 51.3%
ORCL Oracle 22 182.3 -0.7% 6.2% 18.3%
CHL China Mobile 10 251.8 -0.9% 6.2% 18.4%
UL Unilever 45 117.4 -0.6% 6.0% 2.2%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 354.8 0.3% 6.0% 27.9%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 21 184.9 -0.2% 5.8% 12.4%
NVS Novartis 12 229.9 0.3% 5.4% 19.5%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 279.5 -0.4% 5.2% 21.1%
C Citigroup 27 164.6 -0.1% 4.9% 2.0%
GE General Electric 9 269.7 -0.5% 4.8% 0.5%
PFE Pfizer 20 192.0 0.8% 4.7% -5.2%
PEP Pepsico 33 148.1 0.3% 4.6% 15.9%
TOT Total 36 135.9 -1.1% 4.4% -1.1%
CMCSA Comcast 34 145.9 2.9% 4.3% 13.4%
PG Procter & Gamble 11 239.9 0.8% 4.3% 4.0%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 298.7 -0.2% 3.5% 11.6%
DIS Walt Disney 30 155.4 1.2% 3.4% 31.4%
MRK Merck 26 169.2 0.2% 3.0% 19.5%
MSFT Microsoft 3 391.3 -0.3% 2.9% 26.1%
T AT&T 23 180.6 0.3% 2.8% -1.6%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 13 225.4 -1.1% 2.7% 4.6%
BAC Bank of America 24 179.8 -0.5% 2.3% 8.2%
HD Home Depot 38 128.7 -1.4% 2.1% 21.6%
VZ Verizon 17 204.7 -0.3% 1.2% -1.3%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 46 111.3 0.0% 1.1% -12.4%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 401.3 -1.0% 0.3% -0.3%
CVX Chevron 15 219.6 -1.2% 0.2% -6.1%
GOOGL Google 4 372.6 0.3% 0.1% 4.9%
IBM International Business Machines 29 160.1 -0.2% -0.2% -9.6%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 14 223.2 -0.6% -0.4% 4.6%
SAN Banco Santander 50 106.5 1.3% -0.8% 1.6%
BP BP 39 126.9 -1.1% -1.4% -12.4%
PM Philip Morris 37 134.1 -0.2% -2.0% 0.0%
SLB Schlumberger 42 122.5 -3.3% -2.1% 6.0%
QCOM QUALCOMM 43 120.2 0.8% -4.9% -0.3%
FB Facebook 16 210.8 2.2% -6.2% 68.7%
GILD Gilead Sciences 32 152.5 0.5% -8.7% 35.5%
PTR PetroChina 18 203.7 -3.2% -9.9% -6.6%
SNY Sanofi 40 125.0 0.7% -11.8% -9.7%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 199.6 -0.1% 3.8% 13.6%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - 0.0% 6.0% 10.8%



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