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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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PBR Petrobras 49 108.2 -2.6% 13.4% 17.6%
CHL China Mobile 14 220.7 -0.1% 12.8% 3.5%
GILD Gilead Sciences 35 141.9 1.7% 12.1% 49.9%
INTC Intel 26 169.3 -0.1% 10.5% 47.1%
RIO Rio Tinto 48 108.9 0.6% 10.2% 30.0%
FB Facebook 19 191.6 -1.6% 9.0% 108.0%
IBM International Business Machines 18 194.2 -0.6% 7.1% -0.8%
AAPL Apple 1 589.1 -0.6% 7.0% 53.8%
VZ Verizon 15 215.4 0.8% 5.4% 0.9%
PTR PetroChina 12 239.6 -3.5% 5.3% 13.4%
C Citigroup 30 149.8 -0.6% 4.8% -4.3%
CSCO Cisco 40 131.7 -0.8% 4.1% 1.5%
MSFT Microsoft 4 361.6 -0.2% 3.9% 39.1%
T AT&T 20 189.9 2.6% 3.3% 2.0%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 444.7 -0.8% 2.3% 10.1%
V Visa 38 134.1 -0.3% 2.0% 11.2%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 13 221.7 -0.9% 1.9% 5.3%
MRK Merck 25 171.2 1.1% 1.8% 21.2%
CMCSA Comcast 34 142.3 0.5% 1.6% 26.7%
CVX Chevron 10 252.1 -0.6% 1.6% 5.0%
PEP Pepsico 36 135.8 -0.9% 1.6% 5.7%
BTI British American Tobacco 45 113.8 0.2% 1.4% 13.6%
GOOGL Google 3 401.7 -0.8% 1.4% 34.5%
DIS Walt Disney 31 149.3 -1.1% 1.1% 33.4%
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical 46 113.7 -0.7% 0.9% 32.4%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 305.9 -0.7% 0.3% 9.5%
ORCL Oracle 22 181.0 0.2% 0.2% 25.1%
PFE Pfizer 21 189.6 -1.2% 0.2% 0.6%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 11 243.2 -0.4% 0.1% -3.3%
BAC Bank of America 27 161.3 -1.0% 0.1% 5.6%
HD Home Depot 47 110.7 -0.1% -0.2% 2.9%
PM Philip Morris 39 133.0 0.2% -0.2% -4.5%
PG Procter & Gamble 17 212.8 -0.8% -0.5% -1.8%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 8 258.1 -0.2% -0.7% 20.7%
UL Unilever 41 126.7 0.1% -0.8% 10.0%
AMZN Amazon.com 32 147.9 -0.1% -1.4% 4.5%
SAN Banco Santander 43 116.9 -0.2% -2.1% 38.9%
NVS Novartis 16 214.0 0.5% -2.4% 23.7%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 270.6 -0.1% -2.6% 19.2%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 288.5 -0.1% -2.9% 9.4%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 50 106.5 0.8% -3.5% 23.0%
SNY Sanofi 37 135.8 0.4% -3.6% -2.2%
GE General Electric 9 255.3 -0.5% -3.7% 3.9%
TOT Total 28 157.5 0.1% -3.9% 31.4%
KO Coca-Cola 23 176.9 -0.8% -4.4% 0.2%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 24 176.2 -0.1% -4.5% 23.5%
QCOM QUALCOMM 42 126.2 -0.7% -4.7% 17.2%
SLB Schlumberger 33 144.1 -0.7% -5.7% 36.9%
BP BP 29 150.7 -3.3% -6.9% 13.6%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 44 115.4 -0.4% -10.7% -6.1%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 195.9 -0.4% 1.2% 17.3%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.4% 0.4% 9.0%



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